Dr. Bernardo Magnani received the Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pisa in 1995 with a thesis entitled "Experimental and theoretical study of a micropump for drug delivery system", with the supervision of Prof. Paolo Dario, Prof. Marino Marini and Dr. Maria Chiara Carrozza. In 1991 he joined the MiTech Lab of the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna in Pisa. He was Project Manager of the BIOMED2/MIAS project, coordinated by MiTech Lab and aimed at the development of an integrated system for Computer Assisted Surgery for Minimally Invasive Arthroscopy. In 1999 he obtained the Ph.D. in Microsystems Engineering. From 1999 to 2000 he was the project manager of the EU project “Medical Micro-Instrument Competence Centre” in the framework of Europractice. In 2000 he became General Manager of MicroTech. His research interests are in the fields of micromechatronic technologies, microfluidic components and systems for medical applications, micromechatronic instruments for minimally invasive surgery and therapy. In 2012, he established the company Ekymed Spa, joining MicroTech with Ekyeria Srl. He is now the General Manager of Ekymed.
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