Vrije Universiteit Brussel

ir. Greet Van de Perre

PhD researcher

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Faculty of Applied Sciences
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Building Z - Room ZW102
Pleinlaan , 2
B-1050 Brussels

Phone: +32 2 6292863
Fax: +32 2 6292865


Greet Van de Perre was born in Asse, Belgium in 1988. she received the degree in Mechanical Engineering at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in June 2011. In September 2011, she started a PhD at the Robotics & Multibody Mechanics Research Group.


Greet's research focuses on the use of gestures and body language by social robots, and the development of an actuated upper-torso for the robot Probo. For more information, go to Probo's website.



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