Research & Training

GECKO research and training resources are manifold. Here you find a basic overview over literature in the area of ART AI and energy consumption practices, as well as the training courses we provide to our fellow Geckos.

Trainings and Courses

In GECKO, our fellow ESRs will profit from a wide range of qualification and training offers. They are dedicated to both personal and scientific improvement and carefully chosen to best benefit our Geckos. They can be separated into general and specific courses, as below.

General Courses

ImGetting started as a researcher yes
Equality and Diversity Trainingyes
Introduction to Research Ethicsyes
Academic writing in the sciencesyes
Presenting your research (Session A&B)yes
Preparing for your vivayes
Improv for science communication yes
So you want to be a demonstrator (teaching training) Sessions A-Dyes
Discovering innovation and intrapreneurship in research yes

Specific Courses

Image and Video Processing (including Machine learning and deep learning)yes
Qualitative Research Skillsyes
Quantitative Research Skillsyes
Using NVivo for Qualitative Researchyes
Conducting focus groupsyes
Cultural probesyes
Theories and qualitative methods for investigating technology in actionyes
Energy Economics and Policyyes
Applying practice theory in social science researchyes


Here you find some of the most important work by our supervisors on selected topics relevant to GECKO

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