Prof. Dr. Andreas Bulling

Andreas Bulling has been head of the Independent Research Group Perceptual User Interfaces within the Cluster of Excellence from June 2013 until July 2018.

Short CV

Andreas Bulling is Full Professor of Human-Computer Interaction and Cognitive Systems at the University of Stuttgart and head of the Perceptual User Interfaces Group at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics. He received his MSc. (Dipl.-Inform.) in Computer Science from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany, focusing on embedded systems, robotics, and biomedical engineering. He holds a PhD in Information Technology and Electrical Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Switzerland. Andreas was previously a Feodor Lynen Research Fellow and a Marie Curie Research Fellow in the Computer Laboratory at the University of Cambridge, UK, a postdoctoral research associate in the School of Computing and Communications at Lancaster University, UK, as well as a Junior Research Fellow at Wolfson College, Cambridge.
From 2013 – 2018 he was an Independent Research Group Leader (W2) at the Cluster of Excellence on Multimodal Computing and Interaction (MMCI) at Saarland University. Andreas is UbiComp steering committee member and serves on the editorial boards of the Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable, and Ubiquitous Technologies, ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems, and the Journal of Eye Movement Research. He also served as co-chair, TPC member and reviewer for major conferences, most recently as TPC co-chair for ACM UbiComp 2016 and IEEE PerCom 2015 as well as associate chair for ACM ETRA 2016 and 2018, as well as ACM CHI 2013, 2014, 2018, and 2019. He received an ERC Starting Grant in 2018.

Research interests

  • Ubiquitous Computing
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Computer Vision
  • Machine Learning

Awards

  • ERC Starting Grant (2018)
  • Best paper award, ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA 2018)
  • Best presentation award, ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA 2018)
  • Best paper honourable mention award, Eurographics (EG 2018)
  • Best paper honourable mention award, ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2018)
  • Best paper honourable mention award, ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST 2017)
  • Spotlight presentation, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2017)
  • Best paper honourable mention award, International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM 2017)
  • Best paper honourable mention award, ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST 2016)
  • Emerging investigator award, ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA 2016)
  • Best paper honourable mention award, ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2016)
  • IVCI Research Grant (2016)
  • Intel Visual Computing Institute (IVCI), Germany
  • Best Paper Honourable Mention Award (2016)
  • ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI)
  • Best Paper Award (2015)
  • ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST)
  • CREST International Research Grant (2014)
  • Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Japan
  • Google Glass Research Award (2013)
  • Google Inc., USA
  • Marie Curie Intra-European Research Fellowship (2012)
  • European Commission, Brussels
  • Google Research Award (2011)
  • Google Inc., USA
  • Junior Research Fellowship (2011)
  • Wolfson College, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship (2010)
  • Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany
  • DFG Research Fellowship (2010)
  • German Research Foundation, Germany
  • SNSF Fellowship for Prospective Researchers (2010)
  • Swiss National Science Foundation, Switzerland

Contact

Prof. Dr. Andreas  Bulling

Prof. Dr. Andreas Bulling

Max Planck Institute for Informatics
Perceptual User Interfaces Group

Campus E1 4, Room 607
66123 Saarbrücken
Germany

Fon: +49 681 9325 2128

Publications

Affiliation

Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken Saarland University Cluster of Excellence