Philipp Beckerle

Philipp Beckerle (M’12) received the Dr.-Ing. degree in mechatronics from the Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, in 2014.,He is currently an Assistant Professor with the Elastic Lightweight Robotics Group, Technische Universität Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany, and an Adjunct Researcher with the Technische Universität Darmstadt. He was a visiting researcher with the Robotics and Multibody Mechanics Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Interactive Robotics Lab and Human-Oriented Robotics and Control Lab, Arizona State University, and Human Centered Robotics Group, University of Siena. He takes over review and editorial responsibilities for various international journals and conferences. His main research topics are human–machine centered design, elastic actuation, wearable robotics, and human–robot interaction.,Dr. Beckerle's dissertation was awarded the Manfred-Hirschvogel Award 2015 and the MINT Excellence Ph.D. thesis award 2015. He was the recipient of the Eugen-Hartmann Award 2017 and the Athene Young Investigator grant in 2017.

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