Background and activities

Giuseppe Fragapane is a PhD candidate at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. His research focuses on healthcare logistics and material flow in hospitals. Key aspects in his research are:

  • Mapping and benchmarking the material flow in hospitals
  • Design, planning and control the material flow in hospitals
  • Automating the material flow in hospitals
  • Autonomous material handling system in hospitals
  • Mobile robots in hospitals (AGV and AMR)

He is connected with several hospitals and hospital planners in Norway, Italy, China and Japan, and the NTNU HEALTH strategic research areas.

In addition to research activities, he is also assisting in lecturing, supervising master students, and the Logistics 4.0 Lab.


Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report