Considerable Human Computer Interaction (HCI) work involves capturing user behaviour when interacting with devices to understand this interaction, permitting identification of usability problems and improvements in interface design.
Robots are entering more and more in the workplace. What was before confined to highly automated production lines and isolated production cells in large companies, now is moving into SMEs with robots working side by side with humans.
The Inner Ear Laboratory at the Medical University of Innsbruck is a leading research group in Otology. A position for a PhD studentship is available here to evaluate high-resolution microCT scans of the adult human inner ear.