Gessi Silvia

Silvia Gessi



  +39 0532735622

  Via Canal Bianco, 28 - 44124 - Ferrara - (FE)

  • Research Activities
  • Biographical Notes
  • Laboratories/Service

Conventional and hybrid/electric architectures for power transmission – both for locomotion and work actuators – in road and non-road vehicles.

Whole-vehicle electronic control systems.

Robot systems, autonomous driving and environment perception.

Received her M.Sc. degree in Computer science and automation from University of Ferrara (Italy) in 2005

Researcher at CNR-IMAMOTER from 2009 and later at CNR-STEMS since 2020.

  • Active Projects
  • Closed Projects

Scorpion (Cost effective robots for smart precision spraying)

Innovative architectures for efficient vehicles


TASC (Smart & Clean Agricultural Tractors)

Covid (Industrial research and innovation project for solutions to oppose the spread of COVID-19)

CORYL Robot (Development of an innovative robot for automatic and autonomous on-field harvesting of hazelnuts)

Covr (Being safe around collaborative and versatile robots in shared space)

Efflics (Eco-Friendly Fluidics for Fluid Power)

Directional control valves for 15-20 t hydraulic excavators

Control system for powershift drivelines in combine harvesters

Distributed control over CAN bus network for agricultural tractors with CVT transmission

Hydrostatic transmission architectures for off-road applications

Numerical modelling of air-cooled multi-section heat exchangers

Research Activities of STEMS

Digital Transition in the Energy, Transport and Agriculture Sectors
Sustainable Propulsion for Transport, Off-Road and Operating Machines