UROP Project

Development of HMI concept for mining machine

Contact

Name

Daniel Holder

Program Director UROP

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80-90695

E-Mail

Key Info

Basic Information

Project Offer-Number:
934
Category:
RWTH UROP, UROP Network, UROP International
Field:
Computer Science
Faculty:
5
Organisation unit:
RWTH Aachen University, Advanced Mining Technologies (AMT)
Language Skills:
English and/or German
Computer Skills:
-Experience with web technologies (HTML5, CSS, etc.) beneficial
Others:
We at AMT (Advanced Mining Technology) are committed to providing technologies and system solutions for harsh environments like in mining and heavy machinery construction. Resource efficiency, safety and social responsibility are our vision and mission. Our diverse team strives to always provide excellent and at the same time viable solutions. We provide a creative workplace to research innovative ideas and deliver outstanding results.

In a research-oriented development project for an innovative telescoping boom in harsh environments, a suitable HMI concept should be developed. The student should conduct research in state of the art systems and collect requirements. Based on the information a prototype should be demonstrated. Goal is an interface, which can be easily interpreted by the operator. We at AMT (Advanced Mining Technology) are committed to providing technologies and system solutions for harsh environments like in mining and heavy machinery construction. Resource efficiency, safety and social responsibility are our vision and mission. Our diverse team strives to always provide excellent and at the same time viable solutions. We provide a creative workplace to research innovative ideas and deliver outstanding results.

Task

-Conduct interviews with OEMs -Collect requirements -Define requirements for HMI -Propose concept -Demonstrate prototype

Requirements

-Research oriented mindset -Strong problem solving skills -Outstanding interpersonal skills -Strong Skills in UX and usability design