PhD Position in Bioengineering and Robotics

PhD Position in Bioengineering and Robotics – Dibris IIT Department: Rehab Technologies (Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia) http://rehab.iit.it/ Electrophysiological Correlates of Neurorehabilitation Description: To evaluate the effects of a neurorehabilitation therapy [1], in addition to the classic clinical scales, several metrics based on electrophysiological measurements are advancing [2]. A critical aspect of these measurements consists in Read More

Politecnico, the Patent Factory: “Bionic Hand” with a Magnet

Milano, 22 luglio 2018 – Un dispositivo per aiutare chi ha disabilità neuromotorie alla mano ad afferrare e sollevare gli oggetti: a firmare l’invenzione Alessandra Pedrocchi, professoressa del dipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria e Giovanni Maria Foglia del dipartimento di Energia del Politecnico. “Stavo lavorando con alcuni pazienti dell’Unione Italiana Lotta alla Distrofia Muscolare Read More

Nearlab-NES testimonial of “IO PER LEI”, a Telethon-Foundation-UILDM campaign

Nearlab-NES is going to be testimonial of “IO PER LEI”,  a Telethon-Foundation-UILDM campaign. We are pleased to invite you to buy the delicious cookies in the main Italian squares to contribute to finance Telethon-Foundation-UILDM research! For more information check the following video from “Uno Mattina” (from min 00:54): https://www.raiplay.it/video/2018/04/Unomattina-1fa38286-6c8a-441d-a028-7799d6829bbe.html

PEoPLe @ DEIB – Final presentation of DisSfida Project

The students of the Politecnico di Milano put themselves at the service onon-profit societies for social inclusion and disability. As part of the PEoPLe @ DEIB initiative, three project ideas have been proposed by the ONLUS societies: UILDM (Italian Union for the fight against muscular dystrophy), DEBRA Italy (the Italian Association against Epidermolysis Bullosa) and Read More

BRIDGE project presented to Telethon foundation

On April, 3rd the Bridge project has been introduced to the president of Telethon foundation, Eng. Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, and the general manager, Dr. Francesca Pasinelli, at the Politecnico di Milano campus in Lecco. The event has occurred during the press conference concluding the Telethon fundraising in the area of Lecco, where the campaign has Read More