Dario Floreano




A. Tonazzini, S. Mintchev, B. Schubert, B. Mazzolai and J. Shintake et al. Variable Stiffness Fiber with Self-Healing Capability, in Advanced Materials, vol. 28, num. 46, p. 10105, 2016.
J. Shintake, S. Rosset, B. E. Schubert, D. Floreano and H. Shea. Versatile soft grippers with intrinsic electroadhesion based on multifunctional polymer actuators, in Advanced Materials, vol. 28, num. 2, p. 231-238, 2016.
A. Maesani, P. Ramdya, S. Cruchet, K. Gustafson and R. Benton et al. Fluctuation-driven neural dynamics reproduce Drosophila locomotor patterns, in Plos Computational Biology, vol. 11, num. 11, p. e1004577, 2015.
R. Pericet-Camara, M. K. Dobrzynski, R. Juston, S. Viollet and R. Leitel et al. An artificial elementary eye with optic flow detection and compositional properties, in Journal of the Royal Society Interface, vol. 12, p. 20150414, 2015.
D. Floreano and R. J. Wood. Science, technology and the future of small autonomous drones, in Nature, vol. 521, p. 460-466, 2015.
P. Ramdya, P. Lichocki, S. Cruchet, L. Frisch and W. Tse et al. Mechanosensory interactions drive collective behaviour in Drosophila, in Nature, vol. 519, p. 233–236, 2015.
D. Floreano, A. Ijspeert and S. Schaal. Robotics and Neuroscience, in Current Biology, vol. 24, p. R910-R920, 2014.
D. Floreano, R. Pericet Camara, S. Viollet, F. Ruffier and A. Brückner et al. Miniature curved artificial compound eyes, in PNAS, vol. 110, num. 23, p. 9332-9337, 2013.

Dario Floreano

Full Professor


Fields of Expertise

  • Flying Robots
  • Evolutionary Robots
  • Soft Robots
  • Bio-inspired Robots
  • Bio-inspired Artificial Intelligence
  • Psychophysics
  • Neural Computation