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28. June 2019
Alexander Neumann shows how to operate the mirror.

A Mirror that Can Help Tie a Necktie

CITEC researcher Alexander Neumann is working on an intelligent mirror that can provide support for completing daily activities. In the long term, it could also be used to analyze health-related data.

 

27. June 2019
Katharina Weiß

How Attention Works on the Periphery of the Field of Vision

Most people are not even aware that they only see clearly in a small part of their field of vision. CITEC researcher Dr. Katharina Weiß studies how people perceive objects at the edge of their visual field.

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.

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