Applied Informatics Group

Dr.-Ing. Christian Lang

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Name: Dr.-Ing. Lang Christian
Email: clang [AT]

Christian Lang received the diploma in computer science from Bielefeld University, Germany, in December 2007. In February 2008, he joined the research group for Applied Computer Science (Angewandte Informatik) at Bielefeld University, Germany, where he is working towards his PhD. He is interested in computer vision, facial analysis, artifical cognition and human-robot-interaction. In his diploma thesis he worked on face identification using active appearance models (Personenidentifikation mit Active Appearance Models). His current research is focused on facial expressions in communication. Christian Lang is also a member of the Research Institute for Cognition and Robotics (Cor-Lab).

Recent Best Paper/Poster Awards

Goal Babbling of Acoustic-Articulatory Models with Adaptive Exploration Noise
Philippsen A, Reinhart F, Wrede B (2016)
International Conference on Development and Learning and on Epigenetic Robotics (ICDL-EpiRob) 


Are you talking to me? Improving the robustness of dialogue systems in a multi party HRI scenario by incorporating gaze direction and lip movement of attendees
Richter V, Carlmeyer B, Lier F, Meyer zu Borgsen S, Kummert F, Wachsmuth S, Wrede B (2016)
International Conference on Human-agent Interaction (HAI) 


"Look at Me!": Self-Interruptions as Attention Booster?
Carlmeyer B, Schlangen D, Wrede B (2016)
International Conference on Human Agent Interaction (HAI)


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