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C.R.E.A.T.E. Consorzio di Ricerca per l'Energia, l'Automazione e le Tecnologie dell'Elettromagnetismo

General Information

Ansaldo Nucleare S.p.A.
Università degli Studi della Basilicata
Università degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli
Università degli Studi di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale
Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
Università degli Studi di Napoli Parthenope
Università degli Studi di Trieste


Consorzio CREATE
Via Claudio, 21
80125 Napoli, Italy
Cod. Fisc. e Part. IVA IT01252640808
Tel. +39 0817683243
Fax +39 0817683171

Governing structure

Amministrazione Trasparente


Robotics research is carried out since 35 years at PRISMA Lab (Projects of Industrial and Service Robotics, Mechatronics and Automation, in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (DIETI) of University of Naples Federico II. The team currently consists of three professors (Bruno Siciliano, Luigi Villani, Vincenzo Lippiello), three associate professors (Fanny Ficuciello, Alberto Finzi,Fabio Ruggiero), two assistant professors (Jonathan Cacace, Riccardo Caccavale ), along with six Post-Docs, thirteen Ph.D. students, four technical assistants, a project manager, a communications manager and two administrative assistants.

The PRISMA team is internationally recognized in the community for their achievements in aerial, assistive, cognitive, cooperative, industrial, service and surgical robotics. The record of the team can be measured by more than 900 publications in terms of books and articles in book chapters, peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings, cooperation with more than 150 foreign institutions and companies, as well as by several awards and an average annual funding of 1.4 MEuro received during the last ten years.

CREATE is currently involved into five robotics projects funded by the European Union:

For additional information about the research activities and publications of the team, please see

Past Projects