Supervised by Iolanda Leite, I am exploring how robots can improve human-human interactions while acting fully autonomously. Thereby, I am interested in how robots could adjust their actions to perceived group dynamics to assist the group efficiently.
Previously, I have been working in the Corporate Research at KUKA where I focused on mobile robot navigation. I received my B.Sc. and M.Sc. with a Major in Computer Science and a Minor in Robotics at TU Dortmund in Dortmund, Germany.
I was invited to talk with my colleague Ronald Cumbal about our research at the first ever FurhatCon.
Our paper “Robot Gaze Can Mediate Participation Imbalance in Groups with Different Skill Levels” received the Best User Studies Paper...