Category Archives: News Report

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  • RO-MAN 2014

    Posted on September 11, 2014 by admin in News Report, Research.

    From august 25-29, 2014 we participated on the International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication in Edinburgh, Scotland. Furthermore, we presented current results of using Dynamic Mode Decomposition for machine learning in human robot interaction. Here is a brief description: In many settings, e.g. physical human-robot interaction, robotic behavior must be made robust against […]

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  • IVA 2014

    Posted on September 11, 2014 by admin in News Report, Research.

    Following our Learning Interaction Models project we adopted the framework for live user motion classification. The related paper (“A Data-Driven Method for Real-Time Character Animation in Human-Agent Interaction”) can be found here Here is a brief description: We address the problem of creating believable animations for virtual humans that need to react to the body […]

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  • Autumn School 2013

    Posted on November 23, 2013 by admin in News Report.

    From november 18-22, 2013 we participated, amongst about 40 other computer scientists from all over the world, on the International Autumn School 2013 on „Human – Robot – Interaction“ in Dresden, Germany. There were many amazing talks held by popular researchers as Dr.-Ing. Sami Haddadin and Prof. Jan Peters about the field of human robot […]

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  • Humanoids 2013

    Posted on October 25, 2013 by admin in News Report.

    From october 15-17, 2013 we participated on the International Conference on Humanoid Robots in Atlanta, USA. Furthermore, we presented current results of our guidance controlled human-robot-interaction approach for a cooperative human-robot transportation task. A video showing the results of the experiments can be found here: YouTube. You can download the corresponding paper in the publication […]

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  • Narrator won Buddy Paddy Competition 2013

    Posted on September 24, 2013 by admin in News Report.

    The Narrator Project of the Humanoid Robotics Group Freiberg won the BuddyPaddy competition 2013 at the Symposium on Emergent Trends in Artificial Intelligence & Robotics . Visit http://www.buddypaddy.com/ for a video of the awards show.  

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  • ICRA 2013

    Posted on July 1, 2013 by admin in News Report.

    From May 6-10, 2013 we participated on the International Conference on Robotics and Automation in Karlsruhe, Germany. Furthermore, we presented current results of our behavior adaptation approach in cooperative human-robot transportation in the “Semantics, Identification and Control of Robot-Human-Environment Interaction” workshop.

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  • IROS 2012

    Posted on October 17, 2012 by bergere in News Report.

    From 8th to the 12th of Octobre 2012 we participated on the 25 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems at Faro, Portugal. Furthermore we puplished our current research about cooperative human-robot transportation tasks in the “Beyond Robot Grasping: Modern Approaches for Dynamic Manipulation” workshop during the poster session.

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  • First NaoTechDay

    Posted on June 18, 2012 by bergere in News Report.

    On the 13th of June 2012 the first NaoTechDay, organized by the french company Aldebaran, took place in Paris. For this, international scientists were invited to present their current research results. Among others the Freiberg Robotics Group, represented by the Erik Berger (research assistant) from the Technical University Freiberg, was invited to present their latest imitation […]

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  • News Report – First Saxony Robot Meeting

    Posted on May 14, 2012 by admin in News Report.

    On the margin of the Open4Innovation we took part at the first saxony robot meeting (bild.de). In our presentation we focused on early results of our Imitation Learning approach and on the Remote Controller for Geri and Indi. Beside us, the TU Dresden, HTW Dresden and the TU Chemnitz also participated and provided an insight […]

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  • Small robot searches for love

    Posted on April 5, 2012 by vogt3 in News Report.

    A small robots searches for love (ger: Kleiner Roboter sucht große Liebe) is the titel of a video produced by the swiss radio station SR DRS. They captured the search of a small bug-like robot during this years CeBIT. In doing so they also came across our Nao robot…  

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