Hamid's diputation and PhD party, (January 27, 2017).
The team SpaceRacer from University of Würzburg scored 6th at the Audi Autonomous Driving Cup, (March 22, 2016).
Measurement in Motion was finalist at the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on
Intelligent Robots and Systems' Entrepreneurship Forum and Start-up Competition (EFSC),
(September 28 - October 02, 2015).
Clara Amalia Nüchter was born (November 19, 2014).
My PhD student Jan Elseberg has won the 2nd edition of the Lidar as Art contest. HamidReza Houshiar scored third. Congratulation! (February 12, 2013).
I'll give a talk in the ›Haus der Wissenschaft‹ in Bremen. (January 12, 2013).
Our AutomationAtJacobs team won the palletizing at the IEEE ICRA
Virtual Manufacturing and Automation Challenge (VMAC)
[project page] (May 17, 2012)
Participate in our tutorial at KI2011: SLAM to the rescue: A hands-on tutorial on using state of-the-art SLAM algorithms in harsh environments. (October 4, 2011)
A recension for my current book appeared in the Springer Journal KI - Künstliche Intelligenz. It is written by Bogdan Radu Rusu. Read the article here (DOI: 10.1007/s13218-010-0036-0) or the following local copy. (July 2, 2010)
Consider submitting a paper to SSRR 2010 IEEE International Workshop on Safety, Security, and Rescue Robotics! I am PC chair there. (April 15, 2010)
Our slam6D software was just awarded by the Intevation prize for free software by University of Osnabrück. (February 19, 2010)
Consider submitting a paper to our ICRA 2010 workshop on Best Practice in 3D Perception and Modeling for Mobile Manipulation! (March 7, 2010)
I started my professorship at Jacobs University, Bremen. (August 1, 2009)
My new book is out (February, 2009). A monography about 6D SLAM.
I am currently visiting professor at Jacobs University, Bremen. (September - December, 2008)
I participated at the CityMan triathlon in Hamburg (July 05, 2008).
The 3D scan repository is now online. Please visit this link.
My thesis was shortlisted for the 7th Georges Giralt PhD award by EURON.
Participate at the Interdisciplinary College IK 2008 in Günne, Germany! I am teaching AI and Robotics there!
Using Kurt3D, we have generated a 3D map of part of Kvarntorp Mine near Örebro, Sweden. (Press Release)
Participate at the SLAM Tutorial @ ECMR 2007 in Freiburg, Germany! I am presenting 6D SLAM there!