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Published Automotive Engineering Research data set


We just published a new preprint “CarHoods10k: An Industry-grade Data Set for Representation Learning and Design Optimization in Engineering Applications” introducing the OSU-Honda automobile hood data set.

Meet us at ICRA Workshop “Exploring the Roles of Robots for Embodied Mediation”


Dear friends of socially intelligent robots, we would like to invite you to participate in an ICRA workshop on “Exploring the Roles of Robots for Embodied Mediation” co-organized by one of our colleagues. Submission for papers is open until March 31.

Joyful Christmas and a happy 2022


Cold atoms on the road to Honda


Cold atoms on the road to Honda. Collaborative Research with universities is part of our philosophy especially in new research areas like quantum technologies.

Case Study about HRI-JP’s Social Robot Haru


Case Study about HRI-JP’s Social Robot Haru now online! In collaboration with the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC), HRI-JP integrated UNICEF’s Policy Guidance on AI for Children into their participatory design approach for robot Haru. HRI-JP engaged with children in Japan and Uganda, raising awareness for children’s rights and technical requirements.

Join HRI-EU as our new Manager Administration


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At HRI, we believe in Innovation through Science. You too? Then join HRI-EU as our new Manager Administration with a focus on human resource and organizational development. If you are interested in organizational development, want to work in a research oriented environment and like a challenge, we are looking forward to meeting you!!

Cooperative Storytelling – Social Robot Haru and Researchers create unique stories together


How to best show cooperative behavior if not in jointly creating something unique?

Congrats to the Digital Future Challenge winners!!!


This year’s Digital Future Challenge Finale ended Friday night with five amazing ideas showing great potential for corporate digital responsibility.

Cover page in journal “Algorithms”


Cover page in journal “Algorithms” for our cooperative optimization approach in mobility! Congrats to our scientists and collaboration partner, TU Wien, publishing their novel research and getting recognition from the scientific community.

Mentoring Hessen Mentees visit HRI-EU


After more than one year, today we were able to welcome our first visitors again – two Mentees of the Mentoring Hessen Program.
Taking precautionary measures, they were invited to visited their Mentors, Martina and Patricia, at our institute to get a glimpse into a career as a scientist.