Carlo De Benedictis

Assistant Professor with time contract
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (DIMEAS)

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center PolitoBIOMed Lab - Biomedical Engineering Lab

Profile

Research interests

Automation
Automazione
Bioengineering
Bioingegneria
Biomeccanica
Biomechanics
Control design
Controlli
Meccatronica
Mechatronics

Biography

M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering (2015), Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (2020). Researcher at the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (DIMEAS). Teacher assistant for the courses "Applied Mechanics and Machines" (07BOTMN, Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering), "Applied Mechanics to Biomedical Systems" (02IKKMV, Master's Degree in Biomedical Engineering), "Fluid Automation" (06AFDNE, Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering).

Scientific branch

ING-IND/13 - APPLIED MECHANICS
(Area 0009 - Industrial and information engineering)

Research topics

  • Design of ankle-foot orthoses
  • Development of automatic systems for intermittent pneumatic compression
  • Development of perturbation systems for postural control analysis
  • Motion analysis
  • Passive upper limb exoskeletons
  • Prosthetics for lower limb amputee
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Skills

ERC sectors

PE8_13 - Industrial bioengineering
PE8_7 - Mechanical and manufacturing engineering (shaping, mounting, joining, separation)
PE7_10 - Robotics

SDG

Goal 3: Good health and well-being
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

Awards and Honors

  • 2nd prize Poster Award at the Foot International 2016 Conference (fi 2016) conferred by European Foot and Ankle Society (EFAS), German Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (DAF), International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics Society (i-FAB) and Otto Bock HealthCare Deutschland GmbH (2016)
  • Bronze Best Research Paper Award at the 4th IFToMM Symposium on Mechanism Design for Robotics (MEDER 2018) conferred by International Award Committee for MEDER 2018 (2018)
  • Gold Best Research Paper Award at the 6th International Workshop on New Trends in Medical and Service Robotics (MESROB 2018) conferred by International Award Committee for MESROB 2018 (2018)
  • Premi di Qualità 2019 conferred by Politecnico di Torino, Italy (2020)
  • Best Student Paper Award at the 30th International Conference on Robotics in Alpe-Adria-Danube Region (RAAD 2021) conferred by International Award Committee for RAAD Conference 2021 (2021)
  • Nomination for Best Application Paper Award at the 16th IFToMM World Congress (IFToMM WC 23) conferred by The International Federation for Promotion of Mechanism and Machine Science (IFToMM) (2023)
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Fellowships

Editorial boards

  • MACHINES (2023-), Guest Editor of magazine or editorial series
  • APPLIED SCIENCES (2023-), Guest Editor of magazine or editorial series

Teaching

Collegi of the degree programmes

Teachings

Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Other activities and projects related to teaching

Teacher assistant in Applied Mechanics and Machines (B. Sc., Mechanical Engineering) and Applied Mechanics to biomedical systems (M. Sc., Biomedical Engineering) since 2016. Teacher assistant in Fluid Automation (M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering) since 2021.

Research

Research groups

Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Publications

Publications by type

PoliTO co-authors

Last years publications

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Society and Enterprise

Patents and other intellectual properties