Tommaso Lenzi, PhD - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

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Tommaso Lenzi, PhD

Room #: RIC 1427
Phone: 312-238-1570
Curriculum Vitae

Research Scientist
Center for Bionic Medicine
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

Research Interests

Dr Lenzi’s research aims at integrating scientific disciplines such as Physiology and Neuroscience, with the principles of Engineering and Robotics for developing novel human-centered technologies towards an effective advancement of human quality of life. He is currently investigating the bio-mechatronic design of a robotic leg for human-performance restoration.


  • BSc in Biomedical Engineering, University of Pisa, 2005
  • MSc in Biomedical Engineering, University of Pisa, 2008
  • PhD in BioRobotics, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, 2012


Professional Associations and Activities

  • IEEE Member
  • IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS) Member
  • IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMB) Member
  • IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society (SMC) Member