Institute for Mechatronics in Mechanics M-4
Institute for Mechatronics in Mechanics M-4

Ornella Tortorici, PhD



Technische Universität Hamburg

Institute for Mechatronics in Mechanics (M-4)

Building Q (Eißendorfer Str. 38)

Room 1.005

Tel.: +49 (0) 40 428-78-4203



Ornella Tortorici was born in Paris in 1992. She received her Engineering degree in mechatronics from Supmeca, Toulon, France, in 2015, and her Ph.D degree in robotics from the COSMER, University of Toulon, in 2021. She is currently a post-doctoral researcher at Hamburg University of Technology, Germany. Her research interests include design, simulation, building and control of robots.


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<ul><li>Mechatronics </li></ul>
<ul><li>Haptics </li></ul>


since 04/2022 Research Assistant, Hamburg University of Technology, Institute for Mechatronics in Mechanics
11/2017 -
PhD in robotics, University of Toulon (France), COSMER, Design and automatic control of an instrumented umbilical for underwater robots
08/2017 -
Engineer, ECA Group, Takeover of the design file of an underwater drone
05/2017 - 08/2017 Engineer, PROFROID, Design of industrial cooling systems
03/2016 -
Mechanical design engineer, FORTIL, Design and technical drawing of structural assemblies for mine conveyors. Design of a test bench.
09/2015 - 02/2016  Engineer, CS Communication & Systèmes, Further mechanical development of the panoramic camera in the context of the Boreades project.
03/2015 - 08/2015 Engineer internship, CS Communication & Systèmes, Design of a panoramic camera (Seascope 360) and various mechanical systems. 
09/2012 - 09/2015
Engineer degree, robotics and mechatronics systems, Supméca