MagnebotiX

Researcher

Derick Sivakumaran

Derick was born in Jaffna, Sri Lanka in December 1993. He grew up in Zürich and holds a Master in Mechanical Engineering from ETH Zurich. In April 2021, he started his PhD at Magnebotix AG and is working in close collaboration with the MSRL group at ETH. His research covers the development of electro-magnetic navigation systems for microrobots in clinical use. He also investigates advanced control algorithms for the efficient navigation of microrobots into the neurovascular network.Derick enjoys hiking, going on tours with the road bike and hosting dinner parties for his friends.

Programme Information

Programme

H2020-EU.1.2.2. – FET Proactive

Topic

FETPROACT-EIC-05-2019 – FET Proactive: emerging paradigms and communities

Call for proposal

H2020-EI-fETPROACT-2019

Funding Scheme

RIA – Research and Innovation action

Contact

Project Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Salvador Pané Vidal

ETH Zurich
Multi-Scale Robotics Lab
Tannenstrasse 3, CLA H9
CH-8092 Zurich, Switzerland