• 4032 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
1991 …2022
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Robotics Medicine & Life Sciences
Laparoscopy Medicine & Life Sciences
Tumors Engineering & Materials Science
Shape memory effect Engineering & Materials Science
Actuators Engineering & Materials Science
Hand-Assisted Laparoscopy Medicine & Life Sciences
Ablation Engineering & Materials Science
Pressure Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2012 2022

Research Output 1991 2019

Should we use virtual simulators for surgical resident selection?

Morelli, L., Di Franco, G., Moglia, A. & Cuschieri, A., 3 Jan 2019, 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 DOFs hollow soft pneumatic actuator – HOSE

Manfredi, L., Putzu, F., Guler, S., Huan, Y. & Cuschieri, A., 26 Oct 2018, In : Materials Research Express.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumatic actuators
Degrees of freedom (mechanics)

A 3 DOFs Mini Variable Stiffness Soft Pneumatic Actuator

Manfredi, L., Yue, L. & Cuschieri, A., 25 Jun 2018, Proceedings of ACTUATOR 2018: 16th International Conference on New Actuators. 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Pneumatic actuators
Sensory feedback

A 4 DOFs variable stiffness soft module

Manfredi, L., Yue, L., Zhang, J. & Cuschieri, A., 5 Jul 2018, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Soft Robotics, RoboSoft 2018. IEEE, p. 94-99 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Degree of freedom
1 Citations

A prospective, single-arm study on the use of the da Vinci® Table Motion with the Trumpf TS7000dV operating table

Morelli, L., Palmeri, M., Simoncini, T., Cela, V., Perutelli, A., Selli, C., Buccianti, P., Francesca, F., Cecchi, M., Zirafa, C., Bastiani, L., Cuschieri, A. & Melfi, F., Oct 2018, In : Surgical Endoscopy. 32, 10, p. 4165-4172 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Operating Tables
Moving and Lifting Patients

Activities 2013 2013

  • 1 Participation in conference

245th ACS National Meeting and Exposition. PMSE: Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering - Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

Alfred Cuschieri (Speaker)
9 Apr 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Keyhole surgery pioneer to receive Hoogendijk Award

Alfred Cuschieri


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research


Advanced fibre-based endoscopy for biophotonics applications

Author: Oliveira Teixeira Leite, I. J., 2018

Supervisor: Cuschieri, A. (Supervisor) & Cizmar, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Development of an Autonomous Parallel Action Tissue Grasper to Minimise Tissue Trauma.

Author: Brown, A., 2014

Supervisor: Cuschieri, A. (Supervisor) & Wang, Z. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


The cavitation subharmonic signal : mechanistic source and optimised detection

Author: Johnston, K., 2016

Supervisor: Prentice, P. (Supervisor), Cochran, S. (Supervisor) & Cuschieri, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy