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DI Dr. Michael HOFBAUR Director, ROBOTICS - Institute for Robotics and Mechatronics, JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Klagenfurt


since 2014 Scientific- and Managing Director, ROBOTICS
2011-2014 Chartered Engineer, ZT Hofbaur, Graz
2009-2014 Professor, Chair of the Institute of Automation and Control Engineering, University UMIT in Hall i. Tyrol, Austria
2004-2009 Vice Deputy Head, Associate Professor University of Technology, Graz, Austria
2000-2001 University Assistant, University of Technology, Graz
1993-2004 Research Trainee, Tampere University of Technology, Finland Austria


Austrian Electrotechnical Association (OVE)
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
The Association of German Engineers (VDI)
International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC)


Hofbaur, M.; Hybrid Estimation of Complex Systems.  Springer Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences (LNCIS), Nr. 319; Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2005.
Williams, B.C.; Ingham, M.; Chung, S.; Elliott, P.; Hofbaur, M.; Sullivan, G.: Model-based Programming of Fault-Aware Systems.  in: AI Magazine, Vol. 24, Nr. 4, 2003, S. 61-75.
Hofbaur, M.; Jantscher, S.; Schörghuber, Ch.: Modulares Roboterfahrwerk, - Österreichisches Patentamt, Prioritätsdatum: 20. Februar 2009, Genehmigungsdatum: 16. Juni 2011, AT507.947B1
Gruber, C.; Hofbaur; M.: Remarks on the classification of wheeled mobile robots, - in: Mechanical Sciences, Vol. 7, 2016, S. 93-105.