with 10+ years experience in social interaction for robotics and machine learning.

About me

Currently I am a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Center of Excellence Cognitive Interaction Technology (CITEC).

Contact: ahiavo@y1llm0-her@haktecba9hfa@afk.u.-rni-j@jbie.colef1.deldhy@.de


My interdisciplinary research focuses on


Highlights of my scientific publications include:

A.-L. Vollmer R. Read D. Trippas T. Belpaeme Children conform, adults resist: A robot group induced peer pressure on normative social conformity. Science Robotics 2018

A.-L.Vollmer N. Hemion A User Study on Robot Skill Learning Without a Cost Function: Optimization of Dynamic Movement Primitives via Naive User Feedback. Frontiers in Robotics and AI 2018

A.-L.Vollmer L. Schillingmann On Studying Human Teaching Behavior with Robots: a Review. Review of Philosophy and Psychology 2017

A.-L.Vollmer B. Wrede K. Rohlfing P.-Y. Oudeyer Pragmatic frames for teaching and learning in human-robot interaction: Review and challenges. Frontiers in Neurorobotics 2016

A.-L. Vollmer M. M├╝hlig J. Steil K. Pitsch J. Fritsch K. Rohlfing B. Wrede Robots Show Us How to Teach Them: Feedback from Robots Shapes Tutoring Behavior during Action Learning. PloS ONE 2014