The University of Liège (ULiège) is a state-funded university with about 23,000 students (4,600 foreign students) and 3,200 professors and researchers. The ULiège offers a wide choice of study options with 38 BSc and 193 MSc programs. The Multibody and Mechatronic Systems Lab, directed by Prof. Olivier Brüls, develops advanced modelling methods for the simulation, control and optimization of mechanical systems with majors applications in industrial robotics, biomechanics, and human-robot cooperation.
The University of Liège is also a partner of the Robotix Academy project (Interreg programme V of the Greater Region). Thanks to an international collaboration, this project aims at developing synergies for research and teaching activities in the field of industrial robotics, thereby establishing a long-lasting cluster.