Roberto Menghi


Research fellow – ING-IND/15


Prof. Michele Germani

Research Areas

His research activity concerns the development of methods and tools for the evaluation and optimization of the energy efficiency of production systems in the context of Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0. This work is developed within the framework of the PNR 2015-2020 Project “Innovative methods and tools for the REACTive Product Design and Manufacturing” (REACT), where Università Politecnica delle Marche is partner.

Capsule Bio

Roberto Menghi graduated in Architectural Building Engineering at the Università Politecnica delle Marche in 2010. Passed the government exam and licensed as a profession engineer, he collaborated with some technical studies and, from 2014 to 2017 he worked as research fellow. In November 2017 he started the PhD course in Industrial Engineering at the Department of Industrial Engineering and Mathematical Sciences (DIISM) at the Università Politecnica delle Marche. His research interest includes User-Centred Design, Human-Computer interaction and Ambient-Assisted Living.

  1. Menghi, R., Papetti, A., Carbonari, S., & Germani, M. (2018, July). Designing a Product Service Platform for Older People: From Needs to Requirements. In International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics (pp. 23-34). Springer, Cham. 
  2. Menghi, R., Ceccacci, S., Papetti, A., Marconi, M., & Germani, M. (2018). A method to estimate the total VOC emission of furniture products. Procedia Manufacturing, 21, 486-493.
  3. Gullà, F., Menghi, R., Papetti, A., Carulli, M., Bordegoni, M., Gaggioli, A., & Germani, M. (2018). Prototyping adaptive systems in smart environments using virtual reality. International Journal on Interactive Design and Manufacturing (IJIDeM), 1-20. 
  4. Menghi, R., Gullà, F., & Germani, M. (2018, July). Assessment of a Smart Kitchen to Help People with Alzheimer’s Disease. In International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics (pp. 304-309). Springer, Cham.
  5. Gullà, F., Ceccacci, S., Menghi, R., & Germani, M. (2018, June). How touch glove and expertise influence the basic touch gestures performances for people with Systemic Sclerosis. In Proceedings of the 11th PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments Conference (pp. 281-286). ACM.


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