Giuseppe Fragapane is a PhD candidate at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. His research focuses on healthcare logistics and material flow in hospitals. Key aspects in his research are:
Mapping and benchmarking the material flow in hospitals
Design, planning and control the material flow in hospitals
Automating the material flow in hospitals
Autonomous material handling system in hospitals
Mobile robots in hospitals (AGV and AMR)
He is connected with several hospitals and hospital planners in Norway, Italy, China and Japan, and the NTNU HEALTH strategic research areas.
In addition to research activities, he is also assisting in lecturing, supervising master students, and the Logistics 4.0 Lab.