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rector SABINA NUTI appoints professor ARIANNA MENCIASSI as the next vice-rector following the meeting of academic senate on wednesday, may 14, 2019

Professor Arianna Menciassi has been appointed as the new Vice-Rector of Sant’Anna School following the meeting of the Academic Senate held on...

wearable Robotic Exoskeleton improves metabolic gait efficiency in the elderly. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS publishes A new study supervised by researchers of SANT’ANNA school BIOROBOTICS INSTITUTE

Robotic exoskeletons are regarded as promising technologies for neurological gait rehabilitation but have been investigated comparatively little...

SUMMER courses on ROBOTICs and artificial intelligence: apply now for “The Regulation of Robotics & AI in Europe: Legal, Ethical and Economic Implications” to be held july 1-6. Deadline for applications is thursday, may 16

“The Regulation of Robotics & AI in Europe: Legal, Ethical and Economic Implications” course will be held at Sant’Anna School - Pisa on July...

PROJECT AEOLUS AND CUMULUS CLOUDS TO OBTAIN WIND ENERGY WITH ZERO IMPACT ON THE ENVIRONMENT AND PEOPLE

Whirlwinds are common phenomena of a rotating column of air when high-speed trains are moving or while cars are moving along a motorway....

Mobot, a robotic shopping cart designed by Sant’Anna School spinoff company Mediate, with Sant’Anna School Institute of Biorobotics, combines research, tech transfer, mobility solution

Robotics for ageing well and helping citizens to keep living in their medieval villages. In Peccioli, a small village in Tuscany - alta Valdera...

Early diagnosis of PARKINSON’s disease: wearable sensors and artificial intelligence may predict the onset of disease faster than current diagnostic tools

Researchers of Sant’Anna School Biorobotics Institute have found that wearable sensors and artificial intelligence may predict the onset of...

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR 10 DOCTORAL PROGRAMS AT SANT’ANNA SCHOOL. 60 SCHOLARSHIPS OFFERED TO OUTSTANDING INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: study and research in an international campus based in Pisa

The Ph.D. Programmes at the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna are designed for talented graduates from around the world, who wish to carry out study...

TACTILE SENSITIVITY AND ROBOTIC MANIPULATION: SENSORIZED THE ARTIFICIAL HAND OF ROBOSIMIAN, THE ROBOT DEVELOPED BY NASA THAT PROVIDES ASSISTANCE IN THE EVENT OF NATURAL DISASTERS

Perceive stiffness, size, physical properties and consistency of different objects through artificial touch during robotic manipulation. These are...

Bio-Inspired Robotics: aquatic microorganism could inspire soft robots able to move in narrow and hostile environments

Over three centuries ago, microscopy pioneer Antoni van Leeuwenhoek was marvelled by the tiny creatures he found in a drop of water from a nearby...

cooperation in research and innovation: SANT’ANNA school biorobotics institute AND PONTEDERA city council authority sign partnership agreement

Mobilizing and leveraging additional investments for research and innovation to secure economic sustainability and knowledge transfer from the...

Hand Robotics: a prosthesis that gives amputees back their sense of touch. The results of the study, which have been published in Science Robotics

The next-generation bionic hand, developed by researchers from EPFL, the Sant'Anna School in Pisa and the Agostino Gemelli University Polyclinic...

Human-Robot Interaction: Ground-breaking study reveals guiding principles that regulate choice of grasp type during a human-robot exchange of objects

There is a time when a successful cooperation between humans and robots has decisive importance: it is in the precise moment that one “actor”...

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