Head of the Research Department Innovative Factory Systems

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Ruskowski

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Ruskowski


Christiane Plociennik, Monireh Pourjafarian, Ali Nazeri, Waldemar Windholz, Svenja Knetsch, Julian Rickert, Andreas Ciroth, Alice do Carmo Precci Lopes, Tabea Hagedorn, Malte Vogelgesang, Wladislaw Benner, Andrea Gassmann, Simon Bergweiler, Martin Ruskowski, Liselotte Schebek, Anke Weidenkaff

In: Wim Dewulf, Joost Duflou (editor). The 29th CIRP Conference on Life Cycle Engineering. CIRP Conference on Life Cycle Engineering (CIRP LCE-2022) April 4-6 Leuven Belgium Pages 122-127 Procedia CIRP 105 Elsevier 2022.

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William Motsch, Kirill Dorofeev, Kathrin Gerber, Sönke Knoch, Alexander David, Martin Ruskowski

In: 26th International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation. IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA) IEEE 9/2021.

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Short Biography

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Ruskowski is Head of the Innovative Factory Systems research department at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) and is Chair of the “Department of Machine Tools and Control Systems” at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern and chairman of the board of the technology initiative SmartFactory KL. His major research focus is on the development of innovative control concepts for automation, artificial intelligence in automation technology and industrial robots as machine tools. Prior to these positions, Ruskowski held several management positions at industrial firms, most recently as Vice President for Global Research and Development at KUKA Industries Group.


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German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz