After finishing his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Tobias Zerger continued his studies at TU Dresden specializing in the fields of Industrial Design Engineering. Since his graduation in 2020 he works as a research associate at the Chair of Industrial Design Engineering. Here he works in various hands-on projects related to the topic of human-centred product and technology development. Through a process-oriented, interdisciplinary and creative design approach, he aims to help shaping the development of new technologies in a beneficial and sustainable way. His main focus is the interaction and collaboration of robots and humans.
Projects/Cooperation within CeTI you are involved in:
CeTIBAR – human-robot-collaboration in kitchens
Development of cobotic cell demonstrators
CeTI-Table – a mobile Cobot-table for research and demonstration activities
CeTI rooms within CeTI you are involved in:
What do you value most about your work at CeTI?
Working in an international and cross-disciplinary cluster together with many talented people from different fields.
What was your best moment at CeTI so far?
It was during my studies, when I visited the CeTI-Truck on campus and I could experience all the different impressive demos.
What else would you like to research?
Bionics – What and how can we learn from nature when it comes to developing new technologies and products, such as robotics.
How do you spend your spare time?
Spending time outside biking, running, hiking or playing basketball in a team.