Virgílio Gruppelaar

Virgílio Gruppelaar

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Apr 2015
Oct 2015

Audi AG

7 months

Piloted Driving Intern

Apr 2015 - Oct 2015

Evaluating and improving a roundabout perception algorithm for self-driving cars, using laser-scanner data. • Generating ground truth data (using D-GPS) and live measurement data (using test vehicles). • Analyzing algorithm results: identifying weaknesses, strong points and sources of error (MATLAB).

Oct 2014
Mar 2015

Visiting researcher

Oct 2014 - Mar 2015

Research at the Hasegawa Shoichi Laboratory, focusing on haptic sensing of a virtual environment. • Expanding the 6 degree of freedom SPIDAR-G haptic interface with gripping force sensing capabilities, to enable better object manipulation in a virtual environment (C++). • Work resulted in a conference paper presented at the 2017 IEEE World Haptics.

June 2014
Sept 2014

KE-works bv

4 months

Full Stack Developer

June 2014 - Sept 2014

Worked in a small team of programmers on KE-chain, a software used to optimize the product development process and provide consultancy services to aerospace companies. Main responsibilities included: • Implementation of new front-end features (JavaScript / Ext JS). • Re-design of back-end data architecture (Python / Django / MongoDB).

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