Marco Ghislieri

Fixed-term assistant professor
Department of Electronics and Telecommunications (DET)

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center PolitoBIOMed Lab - Biomedical Engineering Lab


Research interests

Biomedical signal processing
Gait analysis
Gait disorders
Motor control
Muscle synergies
Postural control
Surface electromyography

Research topics

  • Machine Learning and Clinical Data Warehousing in non-Hodgkin lymphoma
  • Machine learning for muscle activation patterns identification during cyclical movements
  • Motor control strategies assessment during cyclic and non-cyclic movements
  • Postural balance assessment
  • Statistical gait analysis


ERC sectors

PE6_11 - Machine learning, statistical data processing and applications using signal processing (e.g. speech, image, video)
PE6_11 - Machine learning, statistical data processing and applications using signal processing (e.g. speech, image, video)
LS5_11 - Neurological disorders (e.g. Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s disease, Parkinson’s disease)


Goal 3: Good health and well-being
Goal 4: Quality education

Awards and Honors

  • My Research in 3 Minutes conferred by Politecnico di Torino, Italy (2019)
  • Premio Dottorato GNB 2022 conferred by Gruppo Nazionale Bioingegneria - GNB, Italy (2022)
  • Carlo J. De Luca Award conferred by ISEK - International Society of Electrophysiology and Kinesiology, Italy (2022)
  • Best Poster Award at M. Grattarola Neuroengineering Summer School 2022 conferred by IEEE Sensors Council Italy Chapter, Italy (2022)


Collegi of the degree programmes


Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati


Research fields

Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Supervised PhD students

  • Fabrizio Sciscenti. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (39th cycle, 2024-in progress)

Other activities and projects related to research

Marco Ghislieri is mainly active in the field of biomedical signal processing, with a main focus on surface electromyographic signal analysis during cyclical movements in healthy and pathological conditions. He is also active in the field of neuro-engineering and, particularly, in motor control strategy assessment through the analysis of muscle synergies.


Last years publications

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