Special Issue "New Trends in Medical and Service Robots—Selected Papers from MESROB 2023"

A special issue of Machines (ISSN 2075-1702). This special issue belongs to the section "Automation and Control Systems".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 September 2023 | Viewed by 461

Special Issue Editors

Department of Applied Mechanics, Faculty of Mechanics, University of Craiova, Calea Bucuresti Str. No.107, 200512 Craiova, Romania
Interests: biomechanics; biomedical engineering; robotics
Department of Mechanical, Energy and Management Engineering, Università della Calabria, 87036 Rende, Italy
Interests: robotics; robot design; mechatronics; walking hexapod; design procedure; mechanics of machinery; leg–wheel
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CESTER—Research Center for Industrial Robots Simulation and Testing, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Bulevardul Muncii Street, No. 103-105, 400641 Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: robotics; modeling; dynamics; simulation; kinematics

Special Issue Information

Dear colleagues,

This forthcoming Special Issue will include high-quality publications focusing on the following topics, which are relevant in the field of medical robotics and derived from the 8th International Workshop on New Trends in Medical and Service Robots (http://mecanica.ucv.ro/MESROB2023/index.html). Topics of interest for this Special Issue include, but are not limited to:

  • Design of medical devices;
  • Kinematics and dynamics for medical robotics;
  • Exoskeletons and prostheses;
  • Anthropomorphic hands;
  • Therapeutic robots and rehabilitation;
  • Cognitive robots;
  • Humanoid and service robots;
  • Assistive robots and elderly assistance;
  • Surgical robots;
  • Human–robot interfaces;
  • Haptic devices;
  • Biomechanics.

Prof. Dr. Tarnita Daniela
Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Carbone
Prof. Dr. Marco Ceccarelli
Prof. Dr. Doina Pisla
Guest Editors

Manuscript Submission Information

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