Nicole MirnigPhD Research Fellow University of SalzburgCenter for Human-Computer Interaction
Nicole is a PhD Research Fellow at the Center for Human-Computer Interaction and holds a Master’s Degree in Communication Studies from the University of Salzburg, Austria. She was engaged in several national and international projects, and she spent nine months as a visiting researcher at the A*STAR Institute for Infocomm Research in Singapore. Nicole’s research focus lies in human-robot cooperation, taking into account different factors that foster a positive user experience. Her most recent work is dedicated to systematically researching erroneous robot behaviour. She aims at making robots understand they made a mistake and react accordingly. Another hot topic for Nicole is researching robot humor and how it can be exploited for an enjoyable user experience.