ASSIST is a project funded as part of the PRIN (PROGETTI DI RICERCA DI RILEVANTE INTERESSE NAZIONALE – Bando 2022 PNRR) framework, sponsored by the Italian Ministry for Universities and Research and NextGenerationEU.

The project activities are aimed at the development of a modular arm/leg exoskeleton for motion assistance, with a focus on elderly users and rehabilitation therapies. Project activities will include the development of an innovative, lightweight design solution for a modular exoskeleton, the construction of a demonstrative prototype, and experimental tests for a functional characterization.

Principal Investigators:
Prof. Marco Ceccarelli (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Project Leader)
Prof. Giovanni Boschetti (University of Padua)

Research Associates:
Valeria Bianca Fantini (University of Padua)
Roberta D’Angelo (University of Padua)
Cuauhtémoc Morales Cruz (University of Rome Tor Vergata)
Earnest Ugonna Ofonaike (University of Rome Tor Vergata)

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