Institute of Computer Science
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Office Hour: Wed 10-11,
plus whenever my office door is open,
plus by e-mail appointment
Office hour cancelled:
June 26 (meeting)
Fields of interest:
Embedded knowledge-based systems
Autonomous mobile robots
Sensor data interpretation
Plan-based robot control
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|I am heading the Knowledge-Based Systems
Research Group (KBS).
I have secondary affiliations (Kooptierungen) with the
Institute of Cognitive Science
and the Institute for Geoinformatics
and Remote Sensing.
I am also affiliated with the
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI),
DFKI RIC Osnabrück Branch.
My recent public research community services
(committee memberships, editorships etc.) are listed here.
- [Apr 23, 2015]
Thomas Wiemann has finished his PhD. His thesis Automatische Generierung
dreidimensionaler Polygonkarten für mobile Roboter
- [Oct 15, 2012]
Ronny Hartanto has received the Dissertation Award
by the Fachbereichstag Informatik (FBTI) for his Doctoral Dissertation
"Fusing DL Reasoning with HTN Planning as a Deliberative Layer in Mobile Robotics"
done under my supervision at the UOS while working at the Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg.
[FBTI Award Recipients 2012,
published thesis version,
Springer LNAI 6798, Springer Link.]
- [Oct 6, 2012] The team Ball Collector 3000 of students and members
of the Knowledge-Based Systems Group and Arno Ruckelshausen's group at the University
of Applied Sciences Osnabrück got a special price at the
Robot Day competition.
[UOS Press Release.]
- [Apr 20, 2012] Our new Robotics textbook is now visible on the
publisher's Web pages, see
But beware, it's in German!
- [Dec 1, 2011] The EU FP7 joint project
(Robustness by Autonomous Competence Enhancement) has started, running for 3 years.
We are project partners, with two researcher positions.
- [Sep 29, 2011] The
DFKI RIC Osnabrück Branch was formally opened on Sep 29.
- [Jul 1, 2011]The UOS branch
(Außenstelle Universität Osnabrück) of
DFKI Robotics Innovation Center, Bremen, has
been approved by the Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur
[Press release, DFKI]
- [Apr 3, 2011]The
Osna-Be! team has
won the Simulation Mixed Reality competition at Robcup German Open in Magdeburg!
- Olds (News significantly older than a year) are here.
|Note for students from abroad:
We offer no internships!|
Exceptions may (possibly) be made, if: You bring your own complete financing
and you have experience in our fields of interest
and you make both of this crystal clear in the cover letter of your application.
Otherwise, unsolicited applications will not be answered.