Prof. Dr. Sven Behnke
+49 (0) 228 73-4422
Email: sekretariat _at_ ais.uni-bonn.de
November 2022: Our team NimbRo Avatar wins the grand prize of 5 Million US$ at the ANA Avatar XPRIZE Competition. [Press release]
November 2022: The project "WestAI – Service Center for Artificial Intelligence" is funded by BMBF.
October 2022: The project "Autonomous flying robot swarms for real-time situational awareness" is funded by BMBF as part of the German Rescue Robotics Center (DRZ). [Press release]
July 2022: The soccer robots of our team NimbRo won all competitions of Humanoid League AdultSize class at RoboCup 2022 in Bangkok, Thailand: 2 vs. 2 soccer tournament, 2 vs. 2 drop-in games, technical challenges, and Best-humanoid Award.
June 2022: The Lamarr Institute for Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence receives institutional fundign from BMBF and the federal state of NRW. [Press release]
December 2021: The new project "BNTrAinee: Bonn Transdisciplinary Education in Artificial Intelligence" is funded by BMBF. [Press release]
September 2021: The new German-French Project "Learn2Grasp: Learning Human-like
Interactive Grasping based on Visual and Haptic Feedback" is funded by BMBF and
August 2021: The new project "Transferzentrum RimA – Roboter im Alltag (Robots in Everyday Life)" is funded by BMBF. Our subproject focusses on benchmarking of assistance robots in everydeay environments. [Press release]
December 2020: Two new projects "Semantic Video Prediction (P6)" and "Anticipative
Human-Robot Collaboration (P8)" are funded as part of the second phase
of the DFG research unit FOR 2535 Anticipating
Human Behavior. [Press release]
June 2020: Our proposal for the Amazon
Research Award projekt "Learning Structured Scene
Modeling and Physics-Based Prediction for Manipulation" was funded.
February 2020: Our team NimbRo came in second in the Grand Challenge in Challenge 2 of the Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC), which was organized by Khalifa University and took place in Abu Dhabi.
July 2019: The soccer robots of our team NimbRo won all competitions of Humanoid League AdultSize class at RoboCup 2019 in Sydney, Australia: 2 vs. 2 soccer tournament, 2 vs. 2 drop-in games, technical challenges, Best-humanoid Award.
May 2019: The CENTAURO project was awarded the Ralf-Dahrendorf-Preis by the German Minister of Education and Research (BMBF). BMBF will fund a project to communicate the CENTAURO results to high-school students. [Press release]
March 2019: The Google
Faculty Research Award project "Collaborative Perception using
Smart Edge Sensors and Cloud-based 4D SLAM" was funded.
January 2019: Our proposal for the Amazon Research Award project
"Generalizing Scene Parsing for Cluttered Bin Picking" was funded.