08. October 2018
 Natalia Reich-Stiebert

Educational Robots

Robots can contribute to the learning environment in schools. For this to happen, though, robots must first be accepted, says Natalia Reich-Stiebert.

01. October 2018
Hendrik Buschmeier

“Without Feedback, Humans Can Only Communicate with Difficulty”

Dr.-Ing. Hendrik Buschmeier, from the Cluster of Excellence CITEC, studies natural communication. In an interview, he explains how machines can understand feedback from their users.

24. September 2018
Dr. Thies Pfeiffer shows how work in a virtual reactor might look like.

Training in Virtual Reality for the Chemical Industry

CITEC researchers participating in a European project that will be developing a virtual training program for workers in the chemical industry.

18. September 2018
Johannes Wienke successfully completed his dissertation. Photo: CITEC/Bielefeld University

CITEC Congratulates Johannes Wienke on Successful Dissertation

Johannes Wienke successfully completed his dissertation. He developed methods that help to prevent system resources in robotic systems like memory from being used unexpectedly.

17. September 2018
Woman and robot Pepper

A Robot to Be Fond Of

How can robots enrich people’s private lives? A research team is investigating this question in the context of the VIVA project. CITEC is part of it.