Andrea Pupa is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Department of Sciences and Methods for Engineering at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia. He received his B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Milan in 2016 and his M.Sc. in Mechatronic Engineering from the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia in 2018. In the same institute, he received his PhD in Robotics Engineering in 2023.
He was the recipient of the Italian Mechatronics Award in 2022 for his research project conducted in collaboration with the companies IMA S.p.A. and Datalogic S.p.A., which was part of the Rossini European Project.
His research interests are primarily focused on safety-aware control techniques and dynamic task scheduling to enhance the efficiency of collaborative robotics within industrial settings. Additionally, he specializes in robust control techniques in the presence of uncertainties.
He is currently an associate editor for the conference Ubiquitous Robots.