PhD activities (2022/2023)

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

This Ph.D. course provides an overview on modelling and design sustainable mechanisms, machines, and robots using the embodied mechanical intelligence approach.


• An Introduction to Embodied Mechanical Intelligence and Sustainability
• Fundamentals of Mechanics and Mechanical Intelligence
• Functional Design of Sustainable Machines
• An Introduction to Mechanism and Machine Theory
• Elements of Dynamic of Machinery
• Examples of Sustainable Embodied Mechanical Intelligence Projects

Assessment methods and criteria

Discussion of the Personal Project