01.09.2023: New Research Associate at the chair FAPS | Patrick Ziegler, M. Sc.

Patrick Ziegler joins the Research Department of Robotics as a research associate on September 01, 2023.

He completed the bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Mechanical Engineering at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg. During his academic studies, he contributed to the Research Department of Robotics with his work as a student assistant and through the completion of his bachelor and project thesis. In his master thesis he developed a method for the identification and quantification of material units in an industrial context using neural networks and depth vision in collaboration with industrial partner Siemens AG.

Within the scope of his work, Mr. Ziegler will support the research project POV.OS and work on the development of an innovative automation platform, featuring an open architecture of hardware and software for application and functionalization in mobile industrial machinery.


Patrick Ziegler, M.Sc.

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Institute for Factory Automation and Production Systems (FAPS, Prof. Franke)