Situation-aware human-machine interaction
We are developing systems that support human users during diffcult tasks as well as in learning new skills.
One area of focus is multi-modal and situated interaction, which we address in collaboration with Honda Research Institute Europe. Situated interaction is important wherever human and machine are to solve tasks cooperatively in a shared environment, such as in driver assistance systems:
see M. Heckmann, N. Steinhardt, D. Orth, B. Bolder, M. Dunn, D. Kolossa: “CORA, a Prototype for a Cooperative Speech-Based On-Demand Intersection Assistant”, Proc. 11th Int. ACM SIGCHI Conference on Automotive UI, Utrecht, NL, Sept. 2019, pages 483 – 488. (https://doi.org/10.1145/3349263.3349599)