Thomas Schmickl Interview

Interview with Thomas Schmickl from FET FoCAS on Vimeo.

Thomas is coordinator of the ASSISI | bf Project.

He is currently affiliated as associate professor at the Department for Zoology at the University of Graz (Austria). In this lab, he founded the Artificial Life Lab Graz.

His research interests concern: Bio-inspired artificial collective intelligence within robot swarms, Application and re-embodiment of self-organized animal behavior in autonomous robots, Study of animal behavior, with strong emphasis on social insects, Investigating the phenomena of self-organization and of swarm intelligence, Creating multi-agent models and simulations.