Interests

  • Virtual technologies for production planning
  • Immersive virtual assembly assessments
  • Markerless motion capture technologies

Projects

  • ARVIDA - TP 3.1.3 Cost-efficient, markerless motion capture systems for assessing manual assembly plans
  • INTERACT - Interactive Manual Assembly Operations for the Human-Centered Workplaces of the Future

Publications

2019

14.
M. Otto, E. Lampen, P. Agethen, M. Langohr, G. Zachmann and E. Rukzio, "A Virtual Reality Assembly Assessment Benchmark for Measuring VR Performance & Limitations", In Proc. CIRP CMS 2019 (52th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems), Jun. 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procir.2019.03.195.
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2019/2019_otto_VR2A.pdf
13.
M. Otto, E. Lampen, F. Auris, F. Gaisbauer and E. Rukzio, "Applicability Evaluation of Kinect for EAWS Ergonomic Assessments", In Proc. CIRP CMS 2019 (52th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems), Jun. 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procir.2019.03.194.
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2019/2019_otto_EAWS.pdf
12.
M. Otto, E. Lampen, P. Agethen, M. Langohr, G. Masan and E. Rukzio, "Evaluation on Perceived Sizes Using Large-Scale Augmented Floor Visualization Devices", In Proc. of Perdis 2019 (8th ACM International Symposium on Pervasive Displays), Jun. 2019. https://doi.org/10.1145/3321335.3324951.
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2019/2019_otto_PERDIS.pdf

2018

11.
P. Agethen, V. Subramanian Sekar, F. Gaisbauer, T. Pfeiffer, M. Otto and E. Rukzio, "Behavior Analysis of Human Locomotion in Real World and Virtual Reality for Manufacturing Industry", ACM Transactions on Applied Perception (TAP), vol. 15, Jul. 2018.
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2018/Behavior_Analysis_of_Human_Locomotion_in_the_Real_World_and_Virtual.pdf
10.
P. Agethen, F. Gaisbauer, M. Otto and E. Rukzio, "Interactive Simulation for Walk Path Planning within the Automotive Industry", Proc. of 51th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems (CMS), May 2018.
DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2018.03.223
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2018/Interactive_Simulation_for_Walk_Path_Planning_within_the_Automotive.pdf
9.
F. Gaisbauer, P. Agethen, M. Otto, T. Bär, J. Sues and E. Rukzio, "Presenting a Modular Framework for a Holistic Simulation of Manual Assembly Tasks ", Proc. of 51th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems (CMS), May 2018.
DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2018.03.281
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2018/Presenting_a_Modular_Framework_for_a_Holistic_Simulation_of_Manual.pdf

2017

8.
M. Otto, P. Agethen, F. Geiselhart, M. Rietzler, F. Gaisbauer and E. Rukzio, "Presenting a Holistic Framework for Scalable, Marker-less Motion Capturing: Skeletal Tracking Performance Analysis, Sensor Fusion Algorithms and Usage in Automotive Industry", Journal of Virtual Reality and Broadcasting, vol. 13, no. 3, 2017. http://www.jvrb.org/past-issues/13.2016/4481.
DOI: 10.20385/1860-2037/13.2016.3
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2016/1320163.pdf

2016

7.
M. Otto, M. Prieur, P. Agethen and E. Rukzio, "Dual Reality for Production Verification Workshops: A Comprehensive Set of Virtual Methods", In Proc. of 6th CIRP Conference on Assembly Technologies and Systems (CATS), May 2016.
DOI: doi:10.1016/j.procir.2016.02.140
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2016/DualRealityOtto.pdf
6.
P. Agethen, M. Otto, F. Gaisbauer and E. Rukzio, "Presenting a Novel Motion Capture-based Approach for Walk Path Segmentation and Drift Analysis in Manual Assembly", In Proc. of 6th Conference on Changeable, Agile, Reconfigurable and Virtual Production (CARV), no. 52, Sep. 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2016.07.048
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2016/Motion_Capture-based_Walk_Path_Segmentation_and_Drift_Analysis.pdf
5.
P. Agethen, M. Otto, S. Mengel and E. Rukzio, "Using Marker-less Motion Capture Systems for Walk Path Analysis in Paced Assembly Flow Lines", In Proc. of 6th Conference on Learning Factories (CLF), Jul. 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2016.04.125
https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2016/Marker-less_Motion_Capture_Systems_for_Walk_Path_Analysis.pdf

2015

4.
M. Manns, M. Otto and M. Mauer, "Measuring Motion Capture Data Quality for Data Driven Human Motion Synthesis" in In Proc. of CIRP CMS 2015 (48th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems), Ischia, Italy, Jun. 2015.
3.
F. Geiselhart, M. Otto and E. Rukzio, "On the use of Multi-Depth-Camera based Motion Tracking Systems in Production Planning Environments", In Proc. of CIRP CMS 2015 (48th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems), Jun. 2015. Elsevier.
DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2015.12.088
fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/mitarbeiterbereiche/geiselhart/cirp_cms15_geiselhart.pdf
2.
M. Otto, P. Agethen, F. Geiselhart and E. Rukzio, "Towards ubiquitous tracking: Presenting a scalable, markerless tracking approach using multiple depth cameras" in In Proc. of EuroVR 2015 (European Association for Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality), Best Industrial Paper award, EuroVR 2015, Milano, 2015.
fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2015/OttoEtAl_Towards_ubiquituous_tracking.pdf

2014

1.
M. Otto, M. Prieur and E. Rukzio, "Using Scalable, Interactive Floor Projection for Production Planning Scenario" in In Adj. Proc. (Poster) of ITS 2014 (Ninth ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces), Nov. 2014.
DOI: 10.1145/2669485.2669547
fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.100/institut/Papers/Prof_Rukzio/2014/ProductionPlanning_ITS14.pdf

Michael Otto

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Michael Otto


Production-oriented Product Validation
Daimler AG
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