Federica Ferraguti is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Sciences and Methods for Engineering, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy. She received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Industrial and Management Engineering from the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy) in 2008 and 2011 respectively, and her Ph.D. in Industrial Innovation Engineering from the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy) in 2015. She has been a Visiting Researcher at the Rehabilitation Engineering Lab at ETH Zurich, Switzerland in 2013. Her research deals with surgical robotics, telerobotics, control of robotic systems, physical human-robot interaction and learning from demonstration.