Short Biography

Since 2014
Co-Founder of Eyezag
Since 2010
Researcher at the Computer Vision for Human-Computer Interaction Lab of the Institute for Anthropomatics and Robotics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
2013
Visiting Researcher, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
2010
Visiting Researcher, Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
2009
Ph.D. student at the Robotics Research Institute, TU Dortmund University, Germany
2003-2008
Diplom (M.Sc.) with honors in computer science, TU Dortmund University, Germany
 
 
2006-2007
Participated in the RoboCup German Open 2007 and RoboCup 2007 (Kid Size League)
2001,2002
Author for Linux Magazine (DE, UK)

Awards and Grants

2016
KIT Computer Science Teaching Award
2015
Young Innovators Baden-Württemberg
2014
EXIST Business Start-up Grant
2013
IGEL – Informatik Grenzenlos Stipendium, Scholarship
2012
Baden-Württemberg Stipendium, Scholarship
 
Member of KIT's College for Gifted Students
2012
Best Student Paper Award @WACV
2010
Doctoral Spotlight @ICMI
2009
TU Dortmund Bestenförderung (excellence programme), Fellowship