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computer scientist

Udo Frese is assistant professor at the University of Bremen and leads the group for real time computer vision.


Frese, Udo was born on December 19, 1972 in Minden, Germany.


He received his Ph.D. degree from the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg where he studied different aspects of the simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) problem.


Prof. Dr.-Ing. He is furthermore affiliated with the German Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) in Bremen. He developed two successful mapping system, namely TreeMap and Multi-Level Relaxation (MLR). Additionally, he is working in the field of safety algorithms for robots including areas such as collision avoidance.


  • Together with Cyrill Stachniss and Giorgio Grisetti he is a co-founder of the open source SLAM repository called OpenSLAM.org.