PD Dr. Gerhard Rinkenauer

Principle Investigator

Ergonomics: Human Machine Interaction

Phone: +49 / 231 1084 374
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Curriculum Vitae:

  • since 2016 Senior scientist, responsible for the fields “cognitive ergonomics” and “assistive systems”; head of the Future Lab “Human-Machine Interaction”, IfADo
  • 2005-2015 head of the research group “Modern Human-Machine Systems”, IfADo
  • 2004 habilitation, venia legendi for psychology, University of Tübingen
  • 1999-2005 research associate (Principal Investigator), Cognitive and Biological Psychology, University of Tübingen
  • 1999 Ph.D. in Psychology, University of Wuppertal
  • 1993-1999 research associate, Cognitive Psychology, Universities of Konstanz und Wuppertal
  • 1990-1993 M.S. in Information Science, University of Konstanz
  • 1985-1990 Research and Development Engineer, Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Techniques, Freiburg
  • 1985 B.S. in Physics, Applied University of Weingarten-Ravensburg

Research topics:

  • applied cognitive psychology
  • cognitive ergonomics
  • psychological criteria of technical assistance
  • preparatory processes in complex environments
  • influence of motivation on information processing
  • mathematical modeling of information processing

Publications:

  • Plewan, T.; Rinkenauer, G.: Simple reaction time and size-distance integration in virtual 3D space
    Psychol. Res. 81: 653-663 (2017)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00426-016-0769-y
  • Arnau, S.; Möckel, T.; Rinkenauer, G.; Wascher, E.: The interconnection of mental fatigue and aging: an EEG study
    Int. J. Psychophysiol. 117: 17-25 (2017)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2017.04.003
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  • Rinkenauer, G.; Böckenkamp, A.; Weichert, F.: Man-robot collaboration in the context of Industry 4.0: approach-avoidance tendencies as an indicator for the affective quality of interaction?
    In: Advances in ergonomic design of systems, products and processes: proceedings of the Annual Meeting of GfA 2016 (S. 335-348) / Christopher Marc Schlick ... (eds.).
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-53305-5_24
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  • Rinkenauer, G.; Plewan, T.: Geschwindigkeits-Genauigkeitsabgleich und Körperhaltung: altersbedingte Unterschiede bei der Balancekontrolle
    In: Soziotechnische Gestaltung des digitalen Wandels – kreativ, innovativ, sinnhaft: 63. Kongress der Gesellschaft für Arbeitswissenschaft, HNW Brugg-Windisch, Schweiz, 15.–17. Februar 2017 (S. Beitrag F.2.6 (6 S.)) / Schriftleitung: Matthias Jäger. Dortmund: GfA-Press, 2017.
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  • Renker, J.; Schlagkamp, S.; Rinkenauer, G.: Ein Fragebogen zur Erhebung des Nutzerverhaltens bei der Interaktion mit Rechnerclustern
    In: Soziotechnische Gestaltung des digitalen Wandels – kreativ, innovativ, sinnhaft: 63. Kongress der Gesellschaft für Arbeitswissenschaft, HNW Brugg-Windisch, Schweiz, 15.–17. Februar 2017 (S. Beitrag F.1.17 (5 S.)) / Schriftleitung: Matthias Jäger. Dortmund: GfA-Press, 2017.
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  • Plewan, T.; Rinkenauer, G.: Fast and forceful: modulation of response activation induced by shifts of perceived depth in virtual 3D space
    Front. Psychology 7: 1939 (11 pp) (2016)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01939
  • Renker, J.; Rinkenauer, G.: The acquisition of mental representations under uncertainty: an eye movement study
    Kognitive Systeme DuEPublico - Duisburg-Essen Publications online. 2016: 7 pp. (1)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.17185/duepublico/42388
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  • Renker, J.; Rinkenauer, G.: Learning to cope with uncertainty during the acquisition of mental models
    In: KogWis 2016 'Space for cognition': 13th biannual conference of the German Cognitive Science Society ; proceedings (S. 211-212) / Thomas Barkowsky, Zoe Falomir Llansola, Holger Schultheis, Jasper van de Ven (Eds.). Bremen: German Society for Cognitive Science, 2016.
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  • Böckenkamp, A.; Weichert, F.; Rinkenauer, G.: Investigating the effects of robotic motion on worker's behavior in cooperative working environments
    In: International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication <25, 2016, New York/NY>: RO-MAN 2016 ; August 26-31, 2016, Columbia University, Teachers College, New York City, USA (S. 670-675) / IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. New York: IEEE, 2016.
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  • Schlagkamp, S.; Ferreira da Silva, R.; Renker, J.; Rinkenauer, G.: Analyzing users in parallel computing: a user-oriented study
    In: International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation <16, 2016, Innsbruck/Austria>: HPCS 2016 ; July 18 -22, Innsbruck, Austria (S. 1-8). Innsbruck, 2016.
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