AAP Announces 2008 PROSE Award Winners

The Springer Handbook of Robotics wins two PROSE Awards presented by the American Association of Publishers, Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division.



PhD Course – Virtual Reality Design and Applications in Haptics

The PhD Course

Virtual Reality Design and Applications in Haptics”,

will take place in Siena on October 8-12, 2007. Attending this course will allow PhD students
to get the basic tools of haptics in virtual reality, with special attention to applications in

This course is part of the Scuola di Dottorato di Ingegneria dell’Informazione and of the Programma Multidicilplinare (PRO.M) on Brain mechanisms, functional architectures and models for cognitive processes: theory, analysis and experimental research. The course has been organized by

– Domenico Prattichizzo (Università di Siena)

– Alessandro Formaglio (Università di Siena)

– Antonio Frisoli (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa)

– Massimo Bergamasco (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa)

For detailed information about program, lectures and location please visit this link.