Roderich Gross is concerned with collective adaptation in swarms of robots. His focus lies on the collective aspects. For instance he investigated how little (individual) information is sufficient to induce complex behaviours on the level of collectives.
Roderich Gross is a Senior Lecturer in Robotics and Computational Intelligence at The University of Sheffield. He serves as Editor of IROS 2015, Associate Editor of Swarm Intelligence, IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine and ICRA.