Stormlab UK @ Wired Health Italy

15 March 2018. Prof. Valdastri, director of the StormLab, is an invited speaker at Wired Health – Innovazione per la vita (Innovation for Life), the first business conference on healthcare technology hosted by Wired Italy. Wired Health is a one day event focused on technological aspects of healthcare and well-being, as well as new lifestyles and […]

The daVinci Research Kit has arrived at the Storm Lab UK

The Storm Lab is happy to announce that a brand new DaVinci® Research Kit has arrived. The daVinci® Research Kit [1], a.k.a. dVRK, is an advanced control system, produced by Medical Motion Corporation, a spinoff of the Worchester Polytechnic Institute, Massachussetts, USA. This system allows to directly control the motion of the Intuitive Surgical daVinci® […]

Santa Claus has come to STORM Lab: The new KUKA LBR Med has arrived

Santa Claus has arrived a bit earlier than usual this year at the STORM Lab! Today STORM LAb has received a brand new KUKA LBR Med. This unique lightweight robot, produced by the german company KUKA AG (, is the medically approved version of the well-known LBR collaborative robotic arm. This robot is the first […]

New Lab Members

The Storm Lab has grown! The team is glad to announce that new members have joined our research group. Starting from september, seven new people joined us, the Storm Lab UK is getting bigger! The master students Lavinia Barducci and Nicola Fornarelli, both from Università di Pisa, joined us for their theses. Lavinia is goin […]