Education and Experience
2014 - Present Assistant Professor, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
2013 - 2014 Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
2010 - 2013 PhD in Innovative Technologies of ICT and Robotics Engineering, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
2011 Visiting Researcher, Qiushi Academy for Advanced Studies, Zhejiang University, China
2009 Co-founder of Prensilia Srl
2008 - 2010 Research Fellow, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
2008 MSc. Mechanical Engineer, University of Pisa, Italy
2006 - 2008 Research Assistant, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
2005 BSc. Mechanical Engineer, University of Pisa, Italy
2013 Finalist at the 2013 euRobotics Technology Transfer Award (open to european citizens) with Prensilia Srl.
2012 Mention at the Best Conference Paper Award - International Conference on NeuroRehabilitation, ICNR2012, Toledo, Spain, with the paper Decoding Grasp Types from the Monkey Motor Cortex and On-line Control of a Dexterous Artificial Hand.
2009 With Prensilia Srl (Company founder and associate) he won the Innovation section of the 2009 Vespucci Award from Tuscany regional Government with the project named: e-grasp, trans-radial prosthesis.
2009 Antonio d’Auria Award (open to european citizens) for projects and prototypes of innovative robotic devices to aid the motor disabled from the Italian Robotics and Automation Association (SIRI) with the SmartHand transradial-prosthesis prototype developed.
Analysis and design of mechanical components
Semester: 2, Credit: 3 | Summer 2015 | Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna | Teaching Statement
Bioingegneria della Riabilitazione
Semestre 1, Crediti: 6 | Autunno 2015 | Università di Pisa | Programma Corso | Registro delle lezioni | Materiale Corso
Semestre 1, Crediti: 6 | Autunno 2016 | Università di Pisa | Programma Corso | Registro delle lezioni | Materiale Corso