Nico Herbig

Doctoral Researcher


Scholar Profile

Research Interests

Translation EnvironmentsMulti-modal InteractionMeasuring Cognitive LoadContext Aware User Interfaces


B.Sc. / M.Sc. Thesis Topics

Open Topics:

If you are interested in doing a Bachelor's or Master's thesis in my area of interest, feel free to contact me.
I am also open to topic suggestions related to these areas.

Ongoing Superviced Theses:

  • The Impact of the Amount of MT Proposals on Human Post-Editing (Master)
  • Evaluating Different Visualizations of Machine Translation Output for Effective Post-Editing (Master)
  • Improving Post-Editing of Machine Translation by Visualizing Word-Level Quality Estimation (Master)

Finished Superviced Master's Theses:

  • 2020 - Using Hand Gestures for Text Editing Tasks in Post-Editing of Machine Translation (Rashad Jamara)
  • 2019 - Go&Get: An Intelligent Shopping List for Everyday Goods (Alexander Vielhauer)
  • 2018 - Motivating Users with Bottom-Up Gamification in a Microtask Setting (Christian Wolff)
  • 2017 - Offline Product Recommendation Based on Customer Trajectories (Bhavesh Bhansali)

Finished Superviced Bachelor's Theses:

  • 2018 - TAROC: A Tangible Augmented Reality System for Object Configuration (Tim Düwel, PDF)
  • 2017 - Automatic User Identification in Retail (Jan Zacharias)
  • 2017 - Autonomous Dependency Detection and Rules Recommendation for Smart Home Systems (Sven Ziegler)



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PDF Access to Selected Publications

Post-Editing of Machine Translation:



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