327-2225-00L  MaP Distinguished Lecture Series on Soft Robotics

SemesterSpring Semester 2021
LecturersR. Katzschmann, L. Schefer
Periodicitytwo-yearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentThis course is primarily designed for MSc and doctoral students. Guests are welcome.



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
327-2225-00 SMaP Distinguished Lecture Series on Soft Robotics
This course is taught by a selection of internationally renowned speaker from academia and industry working on the field of Soft Robotics.
It takes place every second year.
2 hrs
Tue16:15-18:00HG E 1.1 »
R. Katzschmann, L. Schefer

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AbstractThis course is an interdisciplinary colloquium on Soft Robotics involving different internationally renowned speakers from academia and industry giving lectures about their cutting-edge research, which highlights the state-of-the-art and frontiers in the Soft Robotics field.
ObjectiveParticipants become acquainted with the state-of-the-art and frontiers in Soft Robotics, which is a topic of global and future relevance from the field of materials and process engineering. The self-study of relevant literature and active participation in discussions following presentations by internationally renowned speakers stimulate critical thinking and allow participants to deliberately discuss challenges and opportunities with leading academics and industrial experts and to exchange ideas within an interdisciplinary community.
ContentThis course is a colloquium involving a selected mix of internationally renowned speaker from academia and industry who present their cutting-edge research in the field of Soft Robotics. The self-study of relevant pre-read literature provided in advance to each lecture serves as a basis for active participation in the critical discussions following each presentation.
Lecture notesSelected scientific pre-read literature (max. three articles per lecture) relevant for and discussed during the lectures is posted in advance on the course web page.
Prerequisites / NoticeParticipants should have a solid background in materials science and/or engineering.

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits1 credit
ExaminersR. Katzschmann, L. Schefer
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationTo obtain 1 ECTS, students must attend min. 80% of the lectures on the program and participate actively in the discussions.

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