The renaissance of deep learning is fueled by publicly available data sets. While data is already available in other application areas of autonomous systems (e.g., autonomous driving or social robotics) logistics has been lagging behind. To overcome this issue, we released the... [more]

In October 2020 the authors Felix Top, Julia Krottenthaler and Johannes Fottner won the Best Paper Award with their publication "Evaluation of Remote Crane Operation with an Intuitive Tablet Interface and Boom Tip Control" at the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and... [more]

In July 2020 the authors Manuel Stölzner, Michael Kleeberger, Marcel Moll and Johannes Fottner won the Best Student Paper Award with their publication "Investigation of the Dynamic Loads on Tower Cranes during Slewing Operations" at the International Conference on Simulation and... [more]

Mr. Johannes Hofbauer was awarded the study prize of the SEW-Eurodrive Foundation for his master thesis with the title "Analysis of the dynamic load of mobile cranes using the non-linear finite element method". The work of Mr. Hofbauer made a significant contribution to a better... [more]

Dear Sir or Madam, First of all, we would like to thank you for your interest in our 25th Fachtagung Schüttgutfördertechnik on 16 and 17 September 2020 in Garching near Munich. Due to the current Covid-19 situation we have to inform you that the symposium will not take place... [more]

The final research report on the research project Intuitive Load Control - Development of an Intuitive, Control Concept for Load Lifting Machines is now freely available and can be downloaded here The aim of the research project was to develop an intuitive control concept for... [more]

This year we are organising the Fachtagung Schüttgutfördertechnik for the 25th time. The symposium about bulk materials handling technology will take place on 16 and 17 September 2020 in Garching near Munich. The event enjoys lively participation by scientists, plant engineers and... [more]

Der Einsatz von neuen Technologien und die Digitalisierung prägen die industrielle Produktion. Diese technologischen Entwicklungen ziehen Auswirkungen auf Arbeitsinhalte, -aufgaben und -prozesse mit sich. Speziell im Bereich der Automobillogistik werden im Zuge von Industrie 4.0... [more]

Unter dem Thema „Die Automatisierung auf dem Vormarsch! Der Mensch auf dem Rückzug?“ bietet der 29. Deutschen Materialfluss-Kongress an der TU München erneut eine spannende Mischung aus Theorie und Praxis. Die Fachvorträge des Kongresses geben einen umfassenden Einblick in die... [more]

As a member of TUM, the chair of fml also shares the spirit of international cooperation. Prof. Biaosong Chen visited our chair today with his team members, Prof. Haijun Peng, Dr. Sheng Zhang and Mr. Yunpeng Li. They all come from the Faculty of Engineering Mechanics, Dalian... [more]