We're an international, cross-disciplinary team, hailing from backgrounds including software engineering, electrical engineering, computer vision, machine learning, and personal informatics.

For all general inquiries, collaborations, and requests, email Christian at christian/holz#inf/ethz/ch.

If you're interested in working with us, get in touch or swing by. Our contact emails are:

Current thesis students

  • Stephanie Vogt (on-body actuation for pain management, ETH MAVT M.Sc. Co-advised with Mirko Meboldt).
  • André Rodrigues (cross-device interaction toolkit, Universidade Nova de Lisboa CSE M.Sc. External master's thesis).
  • Christian Knieling (high-fidelity avatar interactions in VR, ETH CS M.Sc. Co-advised with Olga Sorkine-Hornung).
  • Nikola Kovacevic (detecting personality traits on mobile devices, ETH CS M.Sc. Co-advised with Markus Gross).
  • Tom Cinbis (modeling heat dissipation in urban environments, ETH CS M.Sc.).
  • Danil Ivanov (VR interactions through avatars, ETH CS M.Sc.).
  • Philippe Andreu (unobtrusive under-skin sensing, ETH CS M.Sc.).
  • Fabian Mächtler (Mobile cognitive fatigability assessment, ETH CS B.Sc.).
  • Lukas Walker (first-person interaction with machinery in AR, ETH CS B.Sc. Co-advised with Andreas Kunz).

Past master's students and visitors

  • Alice Mylaeus (pain alleviation using on-body robotics, M.Sc. Robotics, D-MAVT, ETH RSC). next: APM at Google.
  • Karan Ahuja (3D from 2D, visiting from CMU HCII).
  • Manuel Meier (vital tracking in extreme situations, M.Sc. Electrical Engineering, D-ITET, ETH EE). next: PhD student with us.

Past undergrad students

  • Nicole Wenzinger (posture monitoring using wearable devices, ETH CS B.Sc.).
  • Clemens Bachmann (ink-based interaction, ETH CS B.Sc.).
  • Chris Buob (audio and motion synchronization, ETH CS B.Sc.).