Jan 16, 2017 – I joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Auckland as a Lecturer (Assistant Professor equivalent) and Director of the New Dexterity Lab.
November 15, 2016 – I gave a talk at Virginia Tech invited by Prof. Tomo Furukawa (Blacksburg, USA).
October, 2016 – I attended IEEE/RSJ IROS 2016 (Daejeon, Korea) to present a new work on dexterous, in-hand manipulation with adaptive hands.
August, 2016 – I attended IEEE RO-MAN 2016 (New York, USA) to present a paper on post-contact, parasitic object motion compensation for adaptive hands.
April 16, 2016 – I gave a talk at the Robotics Track Panel – 2016 IEEE Region 1 Student Conference (New Britain, USA).
April 8, 2016 – I gave a talk at the Human and Robot Hands, Human and Robot Touch: Sensorimotor Synergies to Bridge the Gap Between Neuroscience and Robotics workshop of the 2016 Haptics Symposium (Philadelphia, USA).
April 3, 2016 – I gave a talk at the Entrepreneurship and Career PANORAMA (Athens, Greece).
April 2, 2016 – I was one of the speakers of the 2016 TEDx Thessaloniki (Thessaloniki, Greece).
February 17, 2016 – I gave a talk at the IEEE Connecticut Robotics Speaker Series (New Britain, CT, USA).
November 14, 2015 – I attended the Hackaday Superconference and gave a talk on open-source, affordable prostheses.
November 6, 2015 – I gave a talk at the Robotics Seminar at Cornell invited by Prof. Ross Knepper (Ithaca, USA).
September 28 – October 2, 2015 – I attended IROS 2015 to present two papers (Hamburg, Germany).
September 3, 2015 – OpenBionics is the winner of the 2015 Robotdalen International Innovation Award.
September 3-4, 2015 – I attended the Automation Summit invited by Robotdalen (Västerås, Sweden).
August, 2015 – OpenRobotHardware website is updated with new projects! (www.openrobothardware.org).
July, 2015 – I attended ICAR 2015 to present a paper (Istanbul, Turkey).
June, 2015 – OpenBionics team is one of the three winners of the 2015 Robotdalen innovation award.
June, 2015 – 3/3 of my papers accepted for IROS 2015 (Hamburg, Germany).
September 14-17, 2014 – I attended IROS 2014 to present two papers (Chicago, USA).
August 28, 2014 – I attended EMBC 2014 to present a paper on open-source, prosthetic fingers (Chicago, USA).
August 1, 2014 – I joined the GRAB Lab at Yale University as a postdoctoral associate.
May 2014 – 4 papers accepted for IROS 2014 (Chicago, USA).
January 2014 – 2 papers accepted for ICRA 2014 (Hong Kong).