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Dr. Gordon CHENG Professor and Chair of Cognitive Systems, Institute for Cognitive Systems (ICS), Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Technische Universität München

CV

1993 National Systems Support Manager, Mayne Nickless Corporation, Australia
1994 Managing Director (CEO) G.T.i. Computing Pty. Ltd
1996 Visiting Researcher, Electro technical Laboratory, Japan
1998 STA Research Fellow, Science and Technology Agency, Japan
2000 COE Research Fellow, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
 203-2008 Founder and Manager, Department of Humanoid Robotics and Computational Neuroscience, Institute for Advanced Telecommunications Research, Tokyo
2002 Research Scientist, CyberHuman Project, ATR International
2007-2008 Project Leader, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology and Japan Science and Technology Agency
2008 Visiting Professor, University of Southern California (USC), USA, University of Versailles St Quentin and Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute of Neuroscience of Natal (ELS-IINN), Brazil
since 2010 Ordinarius, Institute of Cognitive Systems (ICS), Technische Universität München (TUM) and Principal Investigator, CoTeSys

Memberships

Editorial board, International Journal of Humanoid Robotics, 2004
IEEE Senior Member

Publications

Dario P., Verschure P., Prescott T., Cheng G., Sandini G., Cingolani R., Dillmann R., Floreano D., Leroux C., MacNeil S., Roelfsema P., Verykios X., Bicchi A., Melhuish C., Albu-SchafferA.: Robot Companions for Citizens. Procedia Computer Science, Volume 7, 2011, Pages 47-51. Proceedings of the 2nd European Future Technologies Conference and Exhibition 2011
Mittendorfer, P., and Cheng, G. (2011) Humanoid Multi-Modal Tactile Sensing Modules. Journal of Transactions on Robotics - Special Issue on Robotic Sense of Touch. IEEE Transactions on Robotics (T-RO), Volume: 27, Issue:3, 401 - 410, June 2011.
Chaminade T. and ChengG.: Social cognitive neuroscience and humanoid robotics. Journal of Physiology - Paris, Volume 103, Issues 3-5, Pages 286-295 (May-September 2009).
Cheng G., Hyon S-.H., Morimoto J., Ude A., Hale J., Colvin G., Scroggin W., Jacobsen S.: CB: A humanoid research platform for exploring neuroscience. Journal of Advance Robotics, 21, 10, 1097-1114, 2007

Awards

Science and Technology Agency of Japan, STA Research Fellow Award, 1998-2000
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Centre of Excellence (COE) Fellow Award, 2000-2002
IEEE Gennai Medal, 2007
Distinguished Visiting Professor of Neuroscience (ELS-IINN), Brazil, since 2011