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researcher , Mechanical engineer

Francesco Cepolina, Italian mechanical engineer, researcher. Achievements include patents for clamping tool with a flexible element; patents for end effector for robots having arms with suction cups; patents for adaptive clamp for the collection of flexible elements single or multi layer. Government mandatory civil service Red Cross Genoa Pegli, 2000—2001.

Background

Cepolina, Francesco was born on October 8, 1974 in Genoa, Italy. Son of Alberto Cepolina.

Education

BME, University Leeds, United Kingdom, 1997. Master of Engineering in Robot Design and Automation, University Genoa, Italy, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, University Genoa, Italy, 2005.

Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, University Pierre and Marie Curie, Paris, 2005.

Career

Teacher Feminine Italian Center Genoa, 2000. Consultant technical transfer activities D’Appolonia S.p.A., Genoa, 2000—2001, designer technical transfer, 2006—2007. Designer plastic components Bocchiotti S.p.A., since 2007.

Researcher robotics Istituto de Automatica Industrial Spanish National Research Council, Madrid, 2001. Consultant TeamSpeak Tecnospamec, Genoa, 2002. Trainee in surgical robotics Intuitive Surgical, Sunnyvale, California, 2005.

Chairman session 35th International Symposium on Robotics, Paris, 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for clamping tool with a flexible element. Patents for end effector for robots having arms with suction cups. Patents for adaptive clamp for the collection of flexible elements single or multi layer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: technical articles, papers in professional journals.

Membership

Government mandatory civil service Red Cross Genoa Pegli, 2000—2001.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Theater, skiing, volleyball, canoeing, photography.

Connections

Married Valentina Sannicolo, July 8, 2006.

father:
Alberto Cepolina Cepolina

spouse:
Valentina Sannicolo