Biography


Research

Network-based tele-operation and tele-robotics; context-aware networks, robotic surgery; surgical simulation; haptics; wireless sensor networks; robots and intelligent systems.

Application

Telesurgery; minimally invasive surgery; surgery training systems.

Activities

  • Leading Guest Editor:
    • Focused Section on Wireless Mechatronics for IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics (2011)
    • Special Issue on HAVE, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement (2011)
  • Associate Editor:
    • IEEE Transactions Automation Science and Engineering
    • IEEE/ASME Transactions Mechatronics
    • International Journal of Robotics and Automation
    • Journal of Intelligent Service Robotics
    • Control and Intelligent Systems
  • General Chair of IEEE International Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Application (2010 and 2011)
  • Publicity Chair of 13th IASTED International Conference on Control and Applications CA (2011)
  • Publicity Chair of IEEE International Conference on Automation and Logistics (2010-2011)
  • Organizing Chair of IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation (2011)
  • Program Co-Chair of IEEE/ASME Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (2010)
  • Poster Session Chair of the Eighth World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation (2010)