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Bruce Rogers





  • M.A. Ohio State University
  • B.A. Tulane University

Research Interests

  • Corpus linguistics
  • Curriculum design

For 20 years, Mr. Bruce Rogers is dedicated to the Teaching of English Academic Writing. He teaches the graduates Commercial paper writing in Fisher Business School, Ohio State University. One of his strengths is developing and teaching Commercial English. His course is well received for its interesting contents and vivid formality. He likes Chinese idioms and proverbs, and hopes “桃李满天下”. He takes an active part in TAs’ training and graduation projects in universities’ worldwide. He also joins the editing jobs of journals, periodicals, magazines and books. His newest book, Progress in Medical Geology, is due in 2017.

Some interesting tips about Mr. Bruce:

  • He rides his bike about 200 km every week if weather permits.
  • His living house is over 100 years.
  • He likes to play football (not American football) with Chinese students.
  • His favorite site is the dynamic Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival, Chinese Stadium, Shanghai the World Expo.
  • He likes to eat a Chinese dish: fish-flavored eggplant.

课程介绍下载:高级研究写作 Bruce Rogers





Rolf Pfeifer



本课程由交大访问讲席教授/瑞士苏黎世大学人工智能实验室主任Rolf Pfeifer教授第三次在我校开设此类课程,他将用他在科研和教学方面四十余年的经验,激发学生的科学思维表达技能,令其在此方面大获裨益。

  • Rolf Pfeifer
  • Professor
  • Department of Informatics, University of Zurich

Biography: Master’s degree in physics and mathematics and Ph.D. in computer science (1979) from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich, Switzerland. Three years as a post-doctoral fellow at Carnegie-Mellon and at Yale University in the US. Currently: Deputy Director of the NCCR Robotics, the "National Competence Center for Research in Robotics" in Switzerland.

Research interests: embodied intelligence, biorobotics, morphological computation, and educational technology.

Authored books: "Understanding Intelligence", MIT Press, 1999 (with C. Scheier), "How the body shapes the way we think: a new view of intelligence," 2007 (with Josh Bongard) MIT Press (popular science style), "Designing intelligence - why brains aren't enough" (short version - with Josh Bongard and Don Berry, e-book), and "La révolution de l'intelligence du corps", 2012 ("The revolution of embodied intelligence"; with Alexandre Pitti) (in French).

Lecture series: “The ShanghAI Lectures”, a global mixed-reality lecture series on embodied intelligence, broadcast in 2013 from the University Carlos III in Madrid, Spain, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and the University of Zurich, Switzerland, in cooperation with other universities from around the globe.

课程介绍下载:科学思想的表达-以具身化智能研究为实例 Rolf Pfeifer