Professor Angelika Peer

About me

Address

Bristol Robotics Laboratory
University of the West of England
T Block, Frenchay Campus
Coldharbour Lane
Bristol, BS16 1QY
United Kingdom

Brief biography

CAREER

since September 2014
Full Professor in Robotics, Bristol Robotics Laboratory, University of the West of England

May 2011 - August 2014
TUM-IAS Carl von Linde Junior Fellow, affiliated with Institute of Automatic Control Engineering, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany

July 2008 - May 2011
Postdoctoral researcher and lecturer, Institute of Automatic Control Engineering Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany

SCIENTIFIC EDUCATION

July 2008
Ph.D. with distinction: "Design and Control of Admittance-Type Telemanipulation Systems" (Supervisor: Univ. Prof. Dr.-Ing./Univ. Tokio Martin Buss)

2004 – 2008
Research assistant, Institute of Automatic Control Engineering, Technische Universität München

1999 – 2003
Study of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at the Technische Universität München, Basis course: Automation technology, Specialization: Industrial information technology

Awards

  • 2014 NextMed MMVR21 Best Poster Award, A. Peer, M. Buss, B. Stanczyk, D. Szczesniak-Stanczyk, W. Brzozowski, A. Wysokinski, M. Tscheligi, C. A. Avizzano, E. Ruffaldi, L. v. Gool, A. Fossati, K. Arent, J. Jakubiak, and M. Janiak, Towards a Remote Medical Diagnostican for Medical Examination
  • 2013 IEEE Ro-Man Best Poster Presentation Award, A. Ergin and A. Peer, Development of a New 6 DoF Parallel Haptic Interface for the Rendering of Elements and Interior Equipment in a Car
  • Citation for Meritorious Service in recognition of the outstanding work as a reviewer for the IEEE Transactions on Haptics
  • Nomination for the  EURON Georges Giralt PhD Award 2010 for the dissertation "Design and Control of Admittance-Type Telemanipulation Systems"
  • Price for outstanding scientific accomplishments from the Bund der Freunde der Technischen Universität München e.V. for the dissertation "Design and Control of Admittance-Type Telemanipulation Systems"
  • SICE 2008 Student Travel Grant Award for the paper "Robust Stability Analysis of Bilateral Teleoperation Systems Using Admittance-Type Devices"
  • Werner von Siemens Excellence Award 2004 for the diploma thesis "Modelling and Control of a Force-Feedback Actuator for Steer-by-Wire Systems"

Area of expertise

Research interests

Robotics, Control, Human-System Interaction, Teleoperation, Haptics, Haptic Interaction, Haptic Perception, and Human Motor Control

Research projects

  • Coordinator and principal investigator of EU project “ReMeDi” Call FP7-ICT-2013.10.2, ICT for Cognitive Systems and Robotics, Contract No 610902, Dec 2013 - Nov 2016
  • Coordinator and principal investigator of EU project “MOBOT” Call FP7-ICT-2011.2.1 ICT for Cognitive Systems and Robotics, Contract No 600796, Feb 2013 - Jan 2016
  • Principal investigator of DFG project “VR system for visuo-haptic stimulation during fMRI studies” funded by the German Research Foundation, 2014 - 2017
  • Principal investigator of DFG transfer project “Haptics of control elements and interior equipment in the car” funded by the German Research Foundation, 2011-2013
  • Principal investigator of EU project “VERE”, Call FP7-ICT-2009-8.4, Human Computer Confluence, Contract No 257695, June 2010 - June 2015
  • Principal investigator of EU project “BEAMING”, Call FP7-ICT-2009-4, Contract No FP7-248620, Jan 2010- Jan 2014
  • Principal investigator of project “Control Methods for Multi-User Telepresence and Teleaction Systems - Stability, Performance, Assistance and Co-Presence” within the Collaborative Research Centre SFB453 “High-Fidelity Telepresence and Teleaction” funded by the German Research Foundation, 2008 - 2010
  • Responsibility for TUM group in the EU project “IMMERSENCE”, Call FP6-2004-IST-4, Contract No FP6-27141, 2006 - 2010
  • Responsibility for TUM group in the EU project “Robot@CWE”, Call FP6-2002-IST-C, Contract No FP6-018654, 2006 - 2009

My Publications

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