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News & Events ■ Events2013 Events ■ The IIT’s visit of the ‘Amici del Festival’

The IIT’s visit of the ‘Amici del Festival’

On the 20th of June, a delegation of the ‘Amici del Festival’ came and visited the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia in Genoa. The group’s visit started with an introductory talk about the Institute’s research activity by Michela Chiappalone, researcher in the Neuroscience and Brain Technologies department, and Stefano Di Marco, post-doc in the Luca Berdondini’s team at the same department. After their presentations, the visiting group has been given a tour of some of the IIT departments.

At Advanced Robotics, Michele Focchi e Marco Frigerio showed the quadruped robot HyQ, while the PhD student Luca Colasanto introduced the compliant robot CoMan.

For the iCub Facility the researcher Lorenzo Natale presented the humanoid iCub, and for the department of Robotics, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Alessandra Sciutti and Netta Gurari explained how cognitive learning studies are performed, while Lorenzo Masia talked about the rehabilitative robotics developed by his team.

Last Updated on Monday, 01 July 2013 16:27


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