PERCRO Laboratory - Scuola Sant'Anna
Via Alamanni, 13b
56010, San Giuliano Terme - Ghezzano (Pisa), Italy

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Dr. Michele Barsotti

Post-Doc Researcher

PERCRO Perceptual Robotics Laboratory TeCIP Institute (Institute of Communication Information and Perception Technologeis) Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Michele Barsotti received the bachelor and master degree (M.Sc.) in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Pisa in 2009 and 2011 respectively. He obtained his PhD degree in Emerging Digital Technologies from the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna of Pisa on October 27th, 2016 with a dissertation on “Human-Machine interfaces based on electro-biological signals for robotic application and neurorehabilitation” with the final evaluation score of full marks and honor. In 2016 he was a visiting student at the Institute of Neurorehabilitation Systems at the University Medical Center Göttingen, Georg-August University, Germany. He is currently working as a post-doc researcher at the PercRo laboratory and his research interests include bio-signal processing, robotic, wearable robots, neuro-rehabilitation and neural control of movements.


  1. October 2016

    Doctoral Degree (PhD)

    Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna – TeCIP Institue, Pisa (Italy)
  2. December 2011

    Biomedical Engineering - Master Degree

    University of Pisa

Awards & Prizes

  • 2015
    2015 Best paper finalist at the conference IEEE ICORR 2015, Singapore Barsotti , M .; Leonardis , D .; Loconsole , C .; Solazzi , M .; Sotgiu , E .; Procopio , C .; Chisari , C .; Bergamasco , M .; Frisoli , A. , " A full upper limb robotic exoskeleton for reaching and grasping rehabilitation triggered by MI - BCI , " in Rehabilitation Robotics ( corr ) , 2015 IEEE International Conference on , vol . , No. , Pp.49-54 , 11 -14 Aug. 2015
  • 2019
    Student Innovation Challenge - “The Island” - a multi experience game featuring an exoskeleton-based controller Members: Riccardo Galdieri, Camilla Tanca, Cristian Camardella, Michele Barsotti, Antonio Frisoli - Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
    IEEE World Haptic Conference