Raffaele Di Gregorio is currently Professor of “Machine Mechanics” at the Engineering Department of the University of Ferrara, Italy. His research interests include kinematics and dynamics of mechanisms and machines, biomechanics and robotics. He has been author and co-author of almost 80 technical papers published on refereed journals and as many published on refereed conference proceedings. He received the M.Sc. in Nuclear Engineering, the M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering and the M.Sc. in Automotive Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Turin in 1982, 1985 and 1988, respectively, and the Ph.D. in “Applied Mechanics” from the University of Bologna, Italy, in 1992. In 1983, he received a grant of the ATA (the Italian Automotive Technical Association) for spending one year as research fellow at the FIAT Research Center, Orbassano (Italy). Between 1984 and 1992, he served as officer of the Technical Corp in the Italian Army, first, at the Military School of Turin and, successively, at the STAVECO (Military Vehicle Factory) of Bologna. In 1993, he taught at the ITIS O. Belluzzi of Bologna, Italy. Since 1994, he has joined the Engineering Department of the University of Ferrara, Italy.
Over being editorial board member of many international journals, he serves as associate editor of “ACTAPRESS International Journal of Robotics and Automation”, and “Mechanism and Machine Theory”, and served as associate editor of the “ASME Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics” from July 2014 to October 2020. He serves/served as member/observer in a number of committees/commissions of international technical societies (IFToMM, ASME, RAS) and served as chair of the ASME-Mechanisms & Robotics’ Honors and Awards Sub-Committee.
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