Author: Alejandra Ramírez Rozo

In February, Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Kaup held the EmpkinS Lecture Series. His talk “Coding of Digital Video for Zoom, Netflix and Co” displayed and taught some of the basics of video coding to the young researchers and other interested listeners.

In January, the EmpkinS Lecture Series was held by the principal investigator of A05, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernhard Schmauß. He talked about “Optical Sensing in EmpkinS”. With his talk the audience learned how light could be used as measurement tool.

In December Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexander Kölpin, from the Hamburg University of Technology, talked about “Fundamentals of Touch-free Bio Marker Monitoring by Microwave Interferometry “ and showed its contributions to CRC EmpkinS.

The first edition of the EmpkinS Lecture Series was given by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Vossiek in November. He started the series with an “Introduction to Radar for Non-Engineers”.