Shaoping Bai received a PhD degree in Robotics, from Nanyang Tech. Univ. (NTU), Singapore, 2001. He is currently a full professor at the Dept. of Materials and Production, Aalborg University, Denmark. His research areas include mechanism theory and novel mechanisms, rehabilitation and assistive robots, and parallel manipulators, with a special interest in kinematics, dynamics, linkage and manipulator analysis and synthesis, human-robot interaction modelling and control.
Dr. Bai leads and participates in a number of national and international projects in assistive robots and exoskeletons. He is the coordinator of EU project AXO-SUIT (www.axo-suit.eu) on assistive exoskeletons and the project leader of Danish Grand Solutions project EXO-AIDER (www.exo-aider.dk) . He has served as editor of a number of books, conference proceedings and the editorial board of several journals, including ASME J. Mechanisms and Robotics, IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, among others.