Hamlyn Symposium on Medical Robotics 2017: Best Poster Presentation Runner Up Award
Title: First Results on a Flexible Variable Stiffness Endoport for Single-Site Partial Nephrectomy
Authors: E. Amanov, T.-D. Nguyen, F. Imkamp, J. Burgner-Kahrs
Engineering Science Prize 2016
The prize is awarded for outstanding achievements in the engineering sciences by young engineers and scientists in research or industry from the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities.
In 2016 the Engineering Science Prize, endowed by the Marianne and Heinz Duddeck-Fonds, was awarded to Professor Dr. Jessica Burgner-Kahrs for her outstanding research in continuum robotics.
Young Researcher of the Year 2015
Awarded by Academics Career Portal for Research and Science of ZEIT and the German Association of University Professors and Lecturer (DHV) awarded Jessica Burgner-Kahrs as Young Researcher of the Year 2015.
Lower Saxony Science Award 2015
The Lower Saxony Science Award 2015 in the Category II: Young Researchers is awarded to Jessica Burgner-Kahrs by the Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony, Germany.
Workshop NAFIMA, IEEE/RSJ IROS 2015: Best Poster Award
Title: Toward Concentric Tube Manipulators for Cochlear Implant Positioning
Authors: J. Granna, Th. Rau, O. Majdani, J. Burgner-Kahrs
Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize 2015
The German Research Foundation (DFG) and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) award Jessica Burgner-Kahrs in recognition of her excellent research the Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize 2015.
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IEEE/RSJ IROS 2014: Best Application Paper Award Finalist
Titel: Workspace Characterization for Concentric Tube Continuum Robots
Authors: Jessica Burgner, Hunter B. Gilbert, Josephine Granna, Philip J. Swaney, Robert J. Webster III
IEEE ICRA 2013: Best Medical Robotics Paper Award Finalist
Titel: On the Computational Design of Concentric Tube Continuum Robots: Incorporating Volume-Based Objectives
Athors: Jessica Burgner, Hunter B. Gilbert, Robert J. Webster III