Giovanni Gerardo Muscolo

muscolo,  October 21, 2021
Temporary Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor in Applied Mechanics
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PE8_10 - Industrial design (product design, ergonomics, man-machine interfaces, etc.)

PE8_7 - Mechanical and manufacturing engineering (shaping, mounting, joining, separation)

PE7_10 - Robotics

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Giovanni Gerardo Muscolo is an Assistant Professor in Applied Mechanics at Department of Computer Science, University of Verona, Italy. His research interests include Mechanics for Medical Robotics and Industry: Robotic Surgery, Micro-Actuators, Pneumatic Muscles, MEMS, Force/Torque Sensors, Micro-Machines, Micro-Mechanisms, Micro-Fluidic Muscles, Exoskeletons.

He is the coordinator of the Course "Industrial Plants and Production Management" and the lecturer-in-charge of the module "Industrial Plants" at the master’s degree in computer engineering for robotics and smart industry (University of Verona, Italy). Dr. Muscolo collaborates with the Altair Robotics Lab in the Autonomous Robotic Surgery (ARS) ERC European Project and with the Industrial Computer Engineering (ICE) Lab, a result of the Italian Department of Excellence of Computer Science (University of Verona, Italy). Dr. Muscolo received his M.Sc. (2008) and Ph.D. (2014) in Mechanical Engineering respectively from University of Pisa and University of Genoa, Italy. He was a Research Fellow (since 2009 to 2012) and a Postdoctoral Research Fellow (since 2015 to 2017) at Sant’ Anna School of Advanced Studies, Italy. Since 2012 to 2015 he was a Research Fellow and Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University of Genoa, Italy. Since 2017 to 2018 he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow (within the Advanced Robotics Research Line) at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, an English-speaking Research Institute. Since 2018 to 2021, he was an Assistant Professor in Applied Mechanics at Politecnico di Torino, Italy.


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