Universität Bielefeld

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and Action

Dr. Kai Essig

Bielefeld University
Department of Sport Science
Neurocognition and Action - Biomechanics
PF 100131
33501 Bielefeld

Room: CITEC 3.222
Phone: 0521/106-6057

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Research Topics and Teaching

  • Eye Tracking
  • Visual Perception
  • Assistive/Adaptive Systems
  • User Experience and Usability
  • Computer Vision and Image Processing
  • Multi-modal Data Recording and Analysis (Eye Tracking - EEG, Eye Tracking - VICON)
  • Software Development for multi-modal Data Analysis
  • Computational Modelling

Curriculum Vitæ

since 2008 Research Assistant at the Excellence Cluster "Cognitive Interaction Technology" (CITEC) and the Neurocognition and Action - Biomechanics Research Group at Bielefeld University
12/2007 Ph. D. in Computer Science, Bielefeld University, Dissertation: Vision-Based Image Retrieval (VBIR) - A New Eye-Tracking Based Approach to Efficient and Intuitive Image Retrieval
1998 - 2001 Research stay as a scholarship holder of the Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst e.V. at the Department of Computer Science at the National Taiwan and National Tsing Hua University in Taipei and HsinChu, Taiwan. Research Topic: Content-Based Image Retrieval
1998 M.S. (Diplom) in Computer Science, Bielefeld University, Master's Thesis: Measurement of Binocular Eye Movements in Real and Virtual 3D-Scenarios
1996 Universidad de Extremadura, Badajoz, Spain (LEONARDO DA VINCI-Grant)
1993 - 1994 Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Republic Ireland (ERASMUS-Grant)


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