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CoRL2019: A Learnable Safety Measure

  • 12 September 2019

CoRL2019: A Learnable Safety Measure

Steve Heim and Alexander von Rohr will present 'A Learnable Safety Measure' at CoRL end of November 2019.

Steve Heim Alexander von Rohr Sebastian Trimpe Alexander Badri-Sprowitz


Verleihung des Körber-Preises 2019

  • 04 September 2019

Bernhard Schölkopf erhält am 13. September den Körber-Preis im Hamburger Rathaus - im Gespräch mit Ranga Yogeshwar

Hamburg, 2. September 2019. Den mit 1.000.000 Euro dotierten Körber-Preis für die Europäische Wissenschaft 2019 erhält der deutsche Physiker, Mathematiker und Informatiker Bernhard Schölkopf. Der Forscher am Max-Planck-Institut für Intelligente Systeme in Tübingen hat mathematische Verfahren entwickelt, die maßgeblich dazu beitrugen, der Künstlichen Intelligenz (KI) zu ihren jüngsten Höhenflügen zu verhelfen. Weltweites Renommee erlangte Schölkopf mit sogenannten Support-Vektor-Maschinen.

Bernhard Schölkopf Valerie Callaghan Linda Behringer


Valkyrie Felso joined our lab

  • 01 September 2019

Valkyrie Felso has joined our lab as a Ph.D. student working on techniques from reinforcement learning such as inverse reinforcement learning and shaping in order to help people improve their decisions. Welcome Valkyrie!

Valkyrie Felso


Isabel Valera appointed Group Leader of the new independent Probabilistic Learning Group

  • 16 August 2019

The award-winning scientist specializes in research aiming to make machine learning methods more flexible, robust, and fair

Isabel Valera Valerie Callaghan Linda Behringer


Frontiers in Neurorobotics: Series Elastic Behavior of Biarticular Muscle-Tendon Structure in a Robotic Leg

  • 13 August 2019

Frontiers in Neurorobotics: Series Elastic Behavior of Biarticular Muscle-Tendon ...

Felix Ruppert Alexander Badri-Sprowitz


TR-O: Beyond Basins of Attraction: Quantifying Robustness of Natural Dynamics

  • 05 August 2019

TR-O: Beyond Basins of Attraction: Quantifying Robustness of Natural Dynamics

Steve Heim Alexander Badri-Sprowitz


Peer Fischer delivers Nianqiang Lecture at Xiamen University

  • 02 August 2019

Prof. Fischer delivered the Nianqiang Lecture at the State Key Laboratory of Molecular Vaccinology and Molecular Diagnostics, and the Center for Molecular Imaging and Translational Medicine, School of Public Health, Xiamen University, Xiamen, P.R. China.


Decision advisor put to test

  • 27 July 2019

In one of our JDM absracts we evaluated a decision advisor by ClearerThinking.org. We found out that it was successful at helping people avoid typical mistakes in making decisions.

Gabriela Iwama Falk Lieder


Siyu Tang appointed Tenure-track Assistant Professor at ETH Zurich

  • 26 July 2019

The research group leader in the Perceiving Systems Department specializes in the development of computer-aided processes for the perception and digitisation of people and their activities in crowded scenes

Siyu Tang Linda Behringer


Ten papers accepted at ICCV 2019

  • 26 July 2019

The Perceiving Systems Department, the Embodied Vision Group and the Autonomous Vision Group at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems are well represented at one of the world’s leading computer vision conferences taking place in Seoul in October.

Michael Black Andreas Geiger Jörg Stückler Linda Behringer