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René Schmidt

Technische Universität Chemnitz
Fakultät für Informatik
Professur Technische Informatik
Reichenhainer Str. 70, Raum
09126 Chemnitz, Germany

Phone: +49 371 531 34671
Fax: +49 371 531 834671
Email: rene.schmidt {at} informatik.tu-chemnitz.de


Dissertation Project

“Speech based dialog systems for virtual museum guides”
“Sprachbasierte Dialogschnittstellen für virtuelle Museumsführer”

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Wolfram Hardt
Research area: Learning/Communication

Research Interests

  • speech analysis
  • voice/speech recognition
  • text to speech
  • ontology based modulation


Curriculum Vitae

2005 – 2011 Studies in Computer Science at the Technische Universität Ilmenau
2009 – 2010 Internship at the Robert Bosch GmbH
2010 – 2011 Graduate position at the Robert Bosch GmbH
2011 – 2013 External employee at the Siemens AG (FERCHAU Engineering GmbH)
2013 – 2015 Research assistant at the Technische Universität Chemnitz, Chair of Digital Signal Processing and Circuit Technology
since 2015 Research assistant at the DFG research training group “CrossWorlds – Connecting virtual and real social worlds



Conference Contributions

Talks and Poster

  • 09.07.2014, Challenges of optical surveillance based on Smart Sensor Networks, Keynote at International Summerschool Computer Science, IBS Lauta-Laubusch, Germany.
  • 09.01.2015, OPDEMIVA: An Integrated Assistance and Information System for Elderly with Dementia, presented paper at IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE), Las Vegas
  • 09.01.2015, An Omnidirectional Stereo Sensor for Human Behavior Analysis in Complex Indoor Environments, presented paper at IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE), Las Vegas
  • 04.03.2015, Blick über den Tellerrand – OPDEMIVA, project presentation, Dresdner Treffpunkt – “Demenz-Hilfestellung für proffesionell Pflegende”, Dresden, Germany
  • 01.06.2015, Speech based Interfaces for robot communication, presented paper and poster at the 9th Joint Workshop of the German Research Training Groups in Computer Science, Schloss Dagstuhl Germany

Academic Memberships

  • IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers