Chair of Automatic Control Engineering

The Chair of Automatic Control Engineering is concerned with teaching and research in the areas of automatic control theory, dynamic and autonomous systems, automation, and robotics. Our research mainly focuses on: 

  • Advanced and novel methods of nonlinear and optimal control
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Autonomous assistance systems
  • Human-robot interaction and collaboration
  • Robot motion and manipulation in dynamic environments
  • Psychosocial aspects of robotics

In the following, you can find more information on our teaching, research and projects.

HiWi Wanted

We are currently looking for a HIWI student to support us in building a 3D printer. Experience in micro-controller programming (Arduino) and an inclination towards the "maker culture" are helpful but not mandatory. If you are interested, please contact Christian Ott (