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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Soumitra Sitole

PhD Student, MIE
Mechatronics and Robotics Research Lab
Graduate Student


Soumitra P. Sitole received the bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Pune, India, affiliated with the formerly known University of Pune in 2016, and the M.S. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2018, where he is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree with the Mechatronics and Robotics Research Lab (MRRL). He is also a Graduate Research Assistant with MRRL, University of Massachusetts Amherst. His current research focuses on control strategies for robots, and design and development of wearable sensors. His interests include prostheses, humanoid robots, artificial intelligence, and UAVs.

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Recent Publications

Sitole, S. P., LaPre, A. K., & Sup, F. C. (2020). Application and evaluation of lighthouse technology for precision motion capture. IEEE Sensors Journal, 20(15), 8576-8585.

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