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We are looking for two PhD candidates in the area of haptics. If you are interested, please contact either Dr. Xiao Xu or Prof. Eckehard Steinbach.

Herr Lukas Habermayr wurde am 24.11.2021 im Bayerischen Innenministerium mit dem Förderpreis der Joseph und Sonja Ströbl Stiftung ausgezeichnet.

Christopher Kuhn and Markus Hofbauer have received the TMI Educational Video Competition Excellent Award for their video “Predicting Failures in Autonomous Driving”.  Details about the TMI (Transdisciplinary Mobility Innovation) competition which was held in conjunction with the 32nd IEEE…

A team of researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has developed a new early warning system for vehicles that uses artificial intelligence to learn from thousands of real traffic situations. A study of the system was carried out in cooperation with the BMW Group. The results show…

Prof. Steinbach receives the Technical Contribution Award of the IEEE Tactile Internet Technical Committee (IEEE ComSoc) for “distinguished contributions to the Haptic Codecs, which is an essential part of the Tactile Internet and his active contribution to and chairing the IEEE P1918.1.1 group on…

The paper „Better Look Twice - Improving Visual Scene Perception Using a Two-Stage Approach“ co-authored by Christopher Kuhn, Markus Hofbauer, Goran Petrovic, and Eckehard Steinbach, has received the best student paper award at the IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM) 2020.

On October 21, the TUM Venture Labs have officially been launched. With this activity, TUM and UnternehmerTUM are joining forces to support high-tech start-up endeavors in various focus areas. Among those, the TUM VL Robotics/AI has the mission to become the melting pot of new generation of…

Tamay Aykut received the Kurt-Fischer Award (2019) for his PhD thesis "Towards Immersive Telepresence: Stereoscopic 360-degree Vision in Realtime".

Prof. Steinbach received the Supervisory Award 2019 from the Faculty Graduate Center Electrical and Computer Engineering (Fakultätsgraduiertenzentrum Elektro- und Informationstechnik) for the exemplary supervision of his PhD candidates. The price has been handed over at the yearly Tag der Fakultät…