University of Twente

Precision Engineering

Prof.dr.ir. Dannis Brouwer PDEng, project leader of P4.
Dannis is an associate professor (with promotion rights) holding the chair of Precision Engineering. He will contribute with his substantial background in the high-tech systems industry (3 year at Philips CFT and 5 years at Demcon) and his knowledge of flexures for large range of motion which is closely related to the methods and synthesis required for soft gripping mech- anism in this program. He was recently awarded a “VIDI” personal grant.

Robotics and Mechatronics

Prof.dr.ir. Stefano Stramigioli.
Stefano is full professor and head of Robot- ics and Mechatronics Group, he will contribute with his 18 years of experience in advanced robotics, with appli- cations in inspection and medical robotics. He is vice president of euRobotics.