Pedagogical Prize!

At LTH, there is a tradition among the student guilds to honor the year’s best teacher and teaching assistant. First, the students nominate teachers and teaching assistants they like, and then the student council selects the best teacher and teaching assistant based on some criteria. This year it was me. Out of all the teachingContinue reading “Pedagogical Prize!”

First Abstract

Big news! I have submitted my first abstract for a poster session! Woohoo! It is a one-page abstract where I describe my work with calibration for Brain-Computer Interfaces. The idea is to create a system that automatically decides when to do calibration and when to use the system. It is brilliant! If the abstract isContinue reading “First Abstract”

Enough is Enough!

Lately, I have been working intensively on a project in the course WASP – Autonomous systems 2. The project’s purpose was to learn about conversational systems and create one using the Furhat system.  Our group decided to create a movie recommender system called Mr. Rotten. I got the role of dialogue designer. Others were responsible for creatingContinue reading “Enough is Enough!”

Photo competition

Our student housing is organizing a photo competition. The photos should capture everyday life as a student during Corona times. I thought it would be fun to join, and this is my submission. I would not say this is my best photograph ever, but I think it captures the loneliness and isolation that many studentsContinue reading “Photo competition”

I Love Teaching!

Last week I wrote about the rollercoaster of emotions that I sometimes feel. I wrote that teaching is one of the best things about being a Ph.D. student, and that has never been more true than today! Today, the course’s headteacher and I got an email from a student stating how much they appreciated us as teachers.Continue reading “I Love Teaching!”