PALAGI, STEFANO Postdoctoral Researcher



Stefano Palagi obtained his M.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering in 2009 at the University of Pisa, Italy. In January 2013, he received a Ph.D. in “Innovative Technologies – Biorobotics” at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (Pisa, Italy). From February 2013 to January 2014 he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Micro-BioRobotics@SSSA (Pisa, Italy) of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia. Since January 2014, he is a postdoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems (Stuttgart, Germany) in the Max Planck Research Group for Micro, Nano, and Molecular Systems. From June 2015, he is also a postdoctoral fellow of the Max Planck ETH Center for Learning Systems.



Research interests:


  • microrobotics


  • soft robotics


  • bioinspired robotics


  • smart materials and soft actuation

Contact Info:


Office: 5P1

E-mail: palagi@

Extension: 3516


You can find the most up-to-date list of my publications on my Google Scholar profile:

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