Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

The research activity in Robotics at SJTU is carried out mainly in the School of Mechanical Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. The staff of School of Mechanical Engineering (SME) consists of around 400 people.
Its mechanical engineering branch was ranked 1st in China in 2009, 2011, 2012 respectively evaluated by different organizations. It has a broad financial support from the state and industries. In 2016, the total scientific research fund was 541 million RMB (around 81.48 million USD), of which 206 million RMB from industry.
Robotics and robotics-related research is one of the fundamental activities carried out with international and interdisciplinary support. We established good relationships with many foreign partners through international cooperation.
Research Projects: in the last 4 years (2013-2016), the school has had 231 projects funded by NSFC. To Nov 2017, 229 NSFC projects are underway.

Published on December 8, 2017 Updated on December 8, 2017