Dipl.-Ing. (FH), M.Sc. Kai Markert

  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
    Institut für Fördertechnik und Logistiksysteme
    Geb. 50.38 Gotthard-Franz-Str. 8
    76131 Karlsruhe

Research topics

  • Robotics in warehouse picking
  • Stability of parcel stacks
  • Automated material provisioning (line feeding)



Since 2016

Institute for Material Handling and Logistics (IFL)
Research Associate

Thesis topics

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Progress in Autonomous Picking as Demonstrated by the Amazon Robotic Challenge
Colling, D.; Dziedzitz, J.; Furmans, K.; Hopfgarten, P.; Markert, K.
2018. 15th International Material Handling Research Colloquium (IMHRC), Savannah, Georgia, July 23-26, 2018, 7 S
PiRo : Ein autonomes Kommissioniersystem für inhomogene, chaotische Lager = PiRo : An autonomous picking system for inhomogeneous, chaotic storages
Colling, D.; Dziedzitz, J.; Hopfgarten, P.; Markert, K.; Neubehler, K.; Eberle, F.; Gilles, M.; Jung, M.; Kocabas, A.; Furmans, K.
2017. Logistics journal / Proceedings, 2017. doi:10.2195/lj_Proc_colling_de_201710_01