Dr Abbas Dehghani
A member of the steering committee of the IMechE Mechatronics Forum and has multidisciplinary engineering qualifications in electronics and digital systems engineering. His research focuses around biomechatronics and biorobotics and he has extensive experience in the latest design, sensing, actuation and intelligent control technologies for locomotion and artificial limbs. Dr Dehghani has worked on and managed projects funded by EPSRC, DTI, KTP and directly by industry (BAE systems) and has, as leader of the Mechatronics Research Group, had oversight of a team of 8 RAs and 20 PhD students. He is currently PI on a major EPSRC project to develop smart lower limb prosthetics (Smart BioLeg).
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