Scholarships

COINOR - STAR L2 program
Scholarship promoted by University of Naples Federico II
June 2019 - Nov. 2019

to spend a 6-months research period in the US at UCSB

Erasmus+ "Universities for EU projects"
Oct. 2018 - Dec. 2018
Scholarship promoted by SEND consortium

to spend a 2-months research period in France

Erasmus LLP placement
May 2014 - Sept. 2014
Scholarship promoted by University of Naples Federico II

to spend a 5-months master thesis period in Germany

Grants

Innovation in haptics by young researchers
Dec. 2018 - Jan. 2020
Grant promoted by IEEE RAS Technical Committee on Haptics

for the project "Haptic guidance methods for robotic surgery"

Awards

Finalist of the I-RAS "Fabrizio Flacco" Young Author Best Paper Award
Sept. 2021
Promoted by the Italian chapter of the Robotics and Automation Society

for the paper "A Shared-control Teleoperation Architecture for Nonprehensile Object Transportation"
published in the IEEE Transactions on Robotics

Switch 2 Product - Innovation in Bioengineering
June 2018
Awarded at the Sixth National Congress of Bioengineering

Second prize

IEEE-RAS 1st "Robotics Made in Italy" video contest
Sept. 2017
Award promoted by Italian chapter of the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society

Second prize

Media coverage

IEEE Automaton Blog
June 2021
Weekly selection of the coolest robotics videos
IEEE Robotics & Automation Magazine
Mar. 2018
Featured in the Volume 25 Issue 1 for the IEEE I-RAS video contest