Graduate School Projects:
- Autonomous Exploration of Manual Interaction Space
- Neural learning of flexible full body motion
- Sampling-based planning for goal-directed robot control
Michael Gienger graduated as Diplom-Ingenieur in 1998 at the Technical University of Munich, Germany. From 1998 to 2003, he was research assistant at the Institute of Applied Mechanics of the TUM, adressing issues in design and realization of biped robots. He received his Ph.D. degree in 2003. Currently Michael Gienger is a senior scientist at the Honda Research Institute Europe, Germany. His research interests include mechatronics, robotics, control systems and cognitive systems, with a particular affection for humanoid robots.