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Yingbai Hu

Technical University of Munich

Informatics 6 - Chair of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Real-time Systems (Prof. Knoll)

Postal address

Postal:
Boltzmannstr. 3
85748 Garching b. München

Place of employment

Informatics 6 - Chair of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Real-time Systems (Prof. Knoll)

Work:
Boltzmannstr. 3(5607)/III
85748 Garching b. München

Curriculum Vitae

Yingbai Hu is a PhD candidate in the Chair of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Real-time Systems under the supervision of Professor Knoll since 2018.

He research focuses on surgical robot and mobile robot including robot learning, motion planning and hierarchical optimization control for multi-tasks problem, and intelligent control. If you are interested in these thesis topics, please write me an email indicating your background and skills.

Research Interests

  • Robot learning: high level learning method such as reinforcement learning, evolution strategies learning  combination with low level learning GMM, GPR, KRR, ect. for robot motor skills leanring.
  • Optimization control: hierarchical optimization control with neural networks, (variable) impedance control, sliding mode control, model predictive control, adaptive control.
  • Motion planning:  machine learning driven dynamical system for obstacle avoidance, etc.

     

     

Master Thesis

Topic:

Topic 1:  Imitation learning: Policy improvement based evolution strategies & reinforcement learning for robot skills.

Topic 2:  Control learning: Control Lyapunov-Barrier function-based model predictive control and Bayesian learning.

Topic 3:  Machine learning driven neural dynamic optimization control.

Finished 

[1] Huimin Zeng, Floating Error Soundness in Neural Network Verification. Master thesis.

[2] Zhenrui Yue, Thesis Presentation: Question Answering under Domain Shift. Master thesis.

Ongoing

[1] Data-Driven Imitation Learning for Robot Operation.

[2] Robot Dynamic System Learning using Neural-Dynamic Optimization.

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Demo

Publications

2021

  • Hu, Yingbai; Li, Jian; Chen, Yongquan; Wang, Qiwen; Chi, Chuliang; Zhang, Heng; Gao, Qing; Lan, Yuanmin; Li, Zheng; Mu, Zonggao; Sun, Zhenglong; Knoll, Alois: Design and Control of a Highly Redundant Rigid-Flexible Coupling Robot to Assist the COVID-19 Oropharyngeal-Swab Sampling. IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 2021 mehr… BibTeX
  • Hu, Yingbai; Su, Hang; Fu, Junling; Karimi, Hamid Reza; Ferrigno, Giancarlo; De Momi, Elena; Knoll, Alois: Nonlinear model predictive control for mobile medical robot using neural optimization. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics 68 (12), 2021, 12636--12645 mehr… BibTeX

2020

  • Hu, Yingbai; Chen, Guang; Zhang, Longbin; Su, Hang; Li, Mengyao; Schmirander, Yunus; Cao, Hu; Knoll, Alois: Fuzzy Adaptive Control-based Real-time Obstacle Avoidance under Uncertain Perturbations. 2020 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics and Mechatronics (ICARM), 2020 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Hu, Yingbai; Su, Hang; Chen, Guang; Ferrigno, Giancarlo; De Momi, Elena; Knoll, Alois: Hierarchical Optimization Control of Redundant Manipulator for Robot-Assisted Minimally Invasive Surgery. 2020 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2020 mehr… BibTeX
  • Su, Hang; Hu, Yingbai; Karimi, Hamid Reza; Knoll, Alois; Ferrigno, Giancarlo; De Momi, Elena: Improved recurrent neural network-based manipulator control with remote center of motion constraints: Experimental results. Neural Networks 131, 2020, 291--299 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Su, Hang; Hu, Yingbai; Li, Jiehao; GUO, Jing; Liu, Yuan; Li, Mengyao; Knoll, Alois; Ferrigno, Giancarlo; De Momi, Elena: Improving Motion Planning for Surgical Robot with Active Constraints. 2020 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2020 mehr… BibTeX
  • Su, Hang; Hu, Yingbai; Li, Zhijun; Knoll, Alois; Ferrigno, Giancarlo; De Momi, Elena: Reinforcement Learning Based Manipulation Skill Transferring for Robot-assisted Minimally Invasive Surgery. 2020 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2020 mehr… BibTeX
  • Su, Hang; Ovur, Salih Ertug; Li, Zhijun; Hu, Yingbai; Li, Jiehao; Knoll, Alois; Ferrigno, Giancarlo; De Momi, Elena: Internet of things (IoT)-based collaborative control of a redundant manipulator for teleoperated minimally invasive surgeries. 2020 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2020 mehr… BibTeX

2019

  • Hang Su, Wen Qi, Yingbai Hu, Juan Sandoval, Longbin Zhang, Yunus Schmirander, Guang Chen, Andrea Aliverti, Alois Knoll, Giancarlo Ferrigno, and Elena De Momi: Towards Model-Free Tool Dynamic Identification and Calibration Using Multi-Layer Neural Network. Sensors - MDPI, MDPI, 2019, mehr… BibTeX Volltext (mediaTUM)
  • Hu, Yingbai; Chen, Guang; Ning, Xiangyu; Dong, Jinhu; Liu, Shu; Knoll, Alois: Mobile Robot Learning from Human Demonstrations with Nonlinear Model Predictive Control. 2019 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2019 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Hu, Yingbai; Su, Hang; Zhang, Longbin; Miao, Shu; Chen, Guang; Knoll, Alois: Nonlinear Model Predictive Control for Mobile Robot Using Varying-Parameter Convergent Differential Neural Network. Robotics 8 (3), 2019, 64 mehr… BibTeX Volltext (mediaTUM)