07. June 2019
When one’s hands and feet are crossed, a touch on the right hand can be felt to have been on the right foot. Photo: Bielefeld University.

Phantom Sensations: When the Sense of Touch Deceives

Without being aware of it, people sometimes wrongly perceive tactile sensations. This is shown by CITEC researcher Prof. Dr. Tobias Heed in a new study.

17. May 2019
Team of Bielefeld at RoboCup German Open

CITEC Team Wins at RoboCup German Open

The Robocup team from the Cluster of Excellence CITEC and the Faculty of Technology at Bielefeld University took first place in the RoboCup German Open for the first time.

09. May 2019
Illustration der Verarbeitung von Sinnesreizen im Gehirn

How the Brain Integrates Sensory Input

Researchers from CITEC, Oxford University, and Aix-Marseille University reveal where sensory stimuli are integrated in the brain, and in which area of the brain this flexibility can be located.

30. April 2019
Study “Networked Mobility OWL”

What Does the Future of Mobility Hold?

How might the transportation of the future be? A preliminary study called “Networked Mobility OWL,” coordinated by Dr. Thorsten Jungeblut from the Cluster of Excellence CITC, is looking into this question.   

28. March 2019
Electrode cuff of hand prosthesis

New Algorithm Improves Control of Hand Protheses

From 1-5 April, Bielefeld University will be exhibiting at the 2019 Hannover Messe (Hannover Trade Fair) with the Cluster of Excellence CITEC and the Research Institute for Cognition and Robotics (CoR Lab)..