With the end of funding of SPENCER, the Social Robotics Lab has been shut down. This website will still remain online for a few years. Kai is now with Bosch Corporate Research, Renningen.
Lots of news coverage and a very successful final demonstration of our EU project SPENCER at Amsterdam-Schiphol airport.
Very interactive and fruitful workshop 'Social Norms in Robotics and HRI' at IROS 2015.
Successful second-year reviews of our EU-project SPENCER
Acceptance of our workshop proposal 'Social Norms in Robotics and HRI' at IROS 2015.
Four awesome papers submitted to ICRA 2015. Let's cross fingers.
Received very good first-year reviews of our EU-project SPENCER
We offer a new Bs/Ms course "Human-Oriented Robotics" (course homepage)
Kai joins the HRI steering committee
Matthias Luber (very) successfully finishes his doctoral thesis.
Our RSS 2013 paper nominated for best student paper award!
Kick-off of our EU project SPENCER
All open positions have been filled. We say hello to Timm, Billy, and Luigi!
We have several open PhD positions and an open Post-Doc position! See job descriptions.
Bingo! Our Call 9 proposal SPENCER that we are coordinating has been accepted. The call's acceptance rate was 9%!
Our IROS 2012 paper and two papers for RO-MAN 2012 have been accepted.
We have submitted two proposals to the EU FP7-ICT-Call 9, one as a coordinator.
Dizan Vasquez joins the lab as a post-doctoral research associate. Hola!
The extension proposal of our DFG Junior Research Group Leader grant got accepted!
Kai joins the 2012 PCs of RSS, ECCV, ISER, ICSR, AAAI SA, of two workshops at RSS and IROS and serves as AE for IROS'12
3 out of 3 IROS'11 submissions have been accepted! This year with a below-30% acceptance rate.
Our mobile robot platform DARYL finally arrived!