Doctoral Thesis defended

Dennis Sprute successfully defended his doctoral thesis with the topic “Interactive Restriction of a Mobile Robot’s Workspace in Traditional and Smart Home Environments”. A detailed article is available on the university’s website (in German).

Patent Granted

The patent application “Method and robot system for inputting a work area” (DE102018125266B3) filed by the Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences was granted by the German Patent and Trade Mark Office. The patent, whose inventors are Matthias König and Dennis Sprute, describes a robot system and method for the restric..

Paper accepted at IE 2020

The paper “Privacy-preserving People Detection Enabled by Solid State LiDAR” written by Andrei Günter, Stephan Böker, Matthias König and Martin Hoffmann was accepted for publication at this year’s International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE). Originally planned to take place in Madrid, the conferenc..