IIM – Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
Via Alamanni, 13b
56010, San Giuliano Terme – Ghezzano (Pisa), Italy

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Eng. Francesco Porcini

Assistant Professor, Robotics & Automation Engineer

Human-Robot Interaction area IIM Institute of Mechanical Intelligence Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna


Francesco Porcini is an Assistant Professor of the PERCRO Lab of the TeCIP Institute of the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna.

Francesco received the Phd (2022) from Scuola Sant’Ana, B.Sc. (2015) in Biomedical Engineering, from the University of Pisa, and the M.Sc. (2018) with honors in Robotic and Automation Engineering, from the University of Pisa.

The main research interests of Francesco as are in the field of bilateral teleoperation, human-robot interaction with a particular focus to exoskeletons, teleoperation, wearable haptic devices and collaborative robotics.


  1. 2022

    Phd in Innovative Digital Techologies

    Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna
  2. 2018

    MSc in Biomedical Engineering

    University of Pisa