Leiter des Fachgebietes

Prof. Dr. rer. biol. hum. Erich Schneider

Lipezker Straße 47
03048 Cottbus

Raum 9.104

T +49 (0) 355 5818 621


02/2012 Habilitation in Neurophysiology and Experimental Neurology.
              Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Institute of Clinical Neurosciences

07/2004 Ph.D. in Human Biology.
              Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Dept. Neurology
              Degree: Dr. rer. biol. hum.

02/1997 Diploma in Physics.
              Technische Universität München
              Degree: Dipl.-Phys. Univ (comparable to M.Sc.)

Berufliche und akademische Karriere
11/2019–Co-founder and member of the Center for Artificial Intelligence (LZKI)
10/2019–Member of the Cognitive Systems Research Cluster
10/2016–Dean of the Medical Informatics Curriculum
02/2016–Co-founder and Chairman of the Institute for Medical Technology.
 Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering
 and Information Technology
04/2014–09/2016Visiting Professor.
 Chubu University College of Engineering, Nagoya, Japan
 Dept. of Robotic Science and Technology
07/2013–Dean of the Informatics Curricula.
 Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science
02/2012–Professor (W3) for Medical Information Systems.
 Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus – Senftenberg
 (before: Hochschule Lausitz)
07/2008–09/2014Principal Investigator and Senior Research Scientist.
 Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Institute of Clinical Neurosciences
 PI of research projects within the
 “German Center for Vertigo and Balance Disorders” (DSGZ)
 Funded by Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
01/2004–06/2008Principal Investigator and Senior Research Scientist
 Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Dept. Neurology
 “Cognition for Technical Systems” (CoTeSys)
 Funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)
01/2004–04/2007PI of 2 research projects within the cluster
 “Bio-inspired Assistive Systems” (FORBIAS)
 Funded by the Bavarian Research Foundation
11/1997–12/2003Research Scientist.
 Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Dept. Neurology

              09/2009 International Robot Award, RoboDays, Odense, Denmark.
                            Prize of 10.000 Euro awarded to Project EyeSeeCam
              12/2009 Award for Best Paper in Biomimetics, IEEE International Conference on Robotics
                           and Biomimetics ROBIO 2009, Guilin, China.


01/2020–12/2020 Artificial Intelligence in Instrumental Diagnosis, Stifterverband.
08/2016–07/2019 Social Virtual / Robotic Agents, Cunningham / Schneider,
                             Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus – Senftenberg.
                             Graduate Research School (GRS) Cluster: Cognitive Dependable
                             Cyber Physical Systems
11/2009–10/2014 Bio-inspired Technical Systems
                             Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).
                            “German Center for Vertigo and Balance Disorders” (DSGZ)
01/2006–07/2013 Natural Visual Exploration and Interaction in Humans and Robots
                             Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG).
                             Cluster of Excellence “Cognition for Technical Systems (CoTeSys)”, PI of 3 Projects
07/2006–11/2007 Gaze Statistics of Human Natural Exploration
                             Bavaria California Technology Center (BaCaTec)
01/2004–04/2007 Eye-controlled Camera and Mobile Eye Tracking
                             Bayerische Forschungsstiftung
                             Cluster FORBIAS, PI of 2 Projects


Brandt T, Glasauer S, and Schneider E.
Aufnahmevorrichtung für die kopfgestützte Bilderfassung und Verfahren zur Steuerung der Aufnahmevorrichtung, 2004.