ModGrasp
A Wave Simulator and Active Heave Compensation Framework
JOpenShowVar, a communication interface to Kuka robots
2014, May, 8 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

VIDEO: Sykkelløp, a motorcycle race competition at AAUC

Sykkelløp, this is the norwegian word for the motorcycle race competition that involves our first year students at Aalesund University College. This competition became a tradition, since it has been hold for several years now. It is a way to motivate our students in working in teams on the design or redesign of motorcycles and other kind of vehicles. Our students have the chance to learn about mechanics and to apply this knowledge in a very practical way. This competition has been organised und

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2014, May, 8 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

Research has no age limits! Today, primary school students are visiting the MechLab.

Today, two primary school students are visiting our Mechatronics Lab at Aalesund University College. Research has no age limits :)

2014, May, 7 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

A collection of student projects from the Mechatronics bachelor course at AAUC

I want to share my teaching experience with the Mechatronics course at Aalesund University College. Here you can find a collection of small student projects and assignments from the Spring semester 2012, bachelor course.

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2014, May, 6 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

Affari tuoi, questa l'immagine trasmessa dalla Rai a livello internazionale

Devo ammettere che guardo pochissima televisione. Non solo per mancanza di tempo ma, soprattutto, per scelta. Mi chiedo come sia possibile che Rai Uno possa ancora trasmettere una trasmissione come Affari tuoi in cui i concorrenti vengono selezionati in maniera poco trasparente e si aggiudicano premi non per meriti ma solo a fortuna. Mi chiedo se è giusto trasmettere questa idea che si possano fare soldi facili senza meriti o senza sudore. Rai Uno è l'unico canale italiano che ricevo qui in N

2014, May, 6 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

Hey, YOU crazy jumper, YOU and your NOMINATION game are breaking the INTERNET

Yes, you crazy jumpers are breaking the Internet! :D In the last few days, several internet domains have been totally down for several hours, including facebook.com. The reason? This crazy jumping mania that is involving lot and lot of people, especially in Norway. It just went VIRAL, literally

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2014, May, 5 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

VIDEO: Italia, uno Stato mai così platealmente umiliato

"Quindi, ricapitoliamo: dopo una vera e propria sparatoria fuori dallo stadio, la finale di Coppa Italia si è giocata solo dopo che le autorità di sicurezza sono andate a chiedere l'ok - sotto gli occhi di sessantamila persone - a tale Genny 'a carogna, capo degli ultras del Napoli, che indossava una maglietta con la scritta "Speziale libero". Speziale è l'ultras del Catania che uccise l'agente di polizia Raciti alcuni anni fa allo stadio Cibali. Lo dovrebbe ricordare molto bene l'ex procurat

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2014, May, 4 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

Coppa Italia, Fiorentina-Napoli: Genny 'a carogna dà l'ok. Renzi presente. VERGOGNA

In Italy, he is the boss "Genny the carrion", he is the man who takes the most important decisions in Italy. "Genny the carrion" is more important than the prime minister, or the the President of the Senate, or the Quaestor of Rome, or of all of them put together.

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2014, May, 4 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

VIDEO: hike to Sukkertoppen

Here is a video from my last hike to Sukkertoppen. The view from the top is fantastic! Sorry if the video is a bit shaky, I was filming without tripod and I was rushing.

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2014, May, 3 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

Selfie with perfect reflections

Selfie :) Fascinating reflections and lights, an alternative view of Aalesund.

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2014, May, 3 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

BioRob2014, notification of paper acceptance

Title: ModGrasp: an Open-Source Rapid-Prototyping Framework for Designing Low-Cost Sensorised Modular Hands. Author(s): Filippo Sanfilippo*, Houxiang Zhang, Kristin Y. Pettersen, Gionata Salvietti, Domenico Prattichizzo Dear Mr. Filippo Sanfilippo, we are pleased to inform you that the contribution referenced above, for which you are listed as the corresponding author, has been accepted for publication in the Proceedings of the 5th IEEE RAS/EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics a

2014, May, 2 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

VIDEO: craziest thing to do: jumping from an aircraft with a parachute and skydiving alone!

One of the craziest thing to do: skydiving! It is an exhilarating sport that involves jumping from an aircraft and free falling/parachuting back to earth. Even crazier is to jump alone for the first time! In the photo above, my girlfriend, Rūta, is jumping for the first time, alone.

2014, May, 1 Filippo Sanfilippo 0

Another sunset, Ålesund, Norway

Another amazing sunset here in Ålesund. Enjoy the photos below.

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