University of Genoa
PMAR Robotics

Fourth International Summer School on

Screw-Theory Based Methods in Robotics

October 19-27, 2013
Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil

Federal University of
Santa  Catarina—LAR

Dates and Costs

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The registration fee is 350 USD. To register, please send an email to Details about available methods of payment will be provided. The payment deadline is 31 July 2013.

The fee covers course materials, coffee breaks, as well as some social events.

The number of registrations is limited to 40.


A limited number of scholarships are avilable for students and recent graduates. They will be awarded to academically strong candidates, taking into account financial need and considerations of diversity. The amount granted will be sufficient to cover part, but likely not all the travel expenses of the student. Higher amounts and fee waivers will be considered in exceptional cases.

To be considered for a scholarship, send your application to (replace AT with @) as well as to no later than 30 June 2013. It must include the following:

  • A motivation letter. Explain why you would like to attend Summer Screws 2013. Describe what financial support is available to you from other sources and how your participation will contribute to making the event better.
  • A short CV. Highligh your research experience and academic interests and achievements.
  • A statement of grades. State the grade averages for (1) the last degree you have completed and (2) the last academic year in which you have taken courses for grades. Be ready to provide official transcripts upon request.
  • A recommendation letter, preferably from your current academic supervisor.


There are numerous hotels and other accommodation options in close vicinity to the university area. The organizers will assist the participants with finding affordable accommodation. More information will be posted as the registration process advances.



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