IEEE RAS EMBS 10th International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics (BioRob 2024), 1-4 September 2024 Heidelberg, Germany


Fast Track for IEEE T-MRB Special Section


BIOROB’s best contributions will be selected for a Special Section in IEEE Transactions on Medical Robotics and Bionics (T-MRB).

The best papers submitted to BioRob 2024 will be invited for publication in a special issue of the IEEE Transactions on Medical Robotics and Bionics (TMRB,,, which recently received its first impact factor (3.7), and which is ranked in the first quartile  (Q1) in the “Biomedical engineering” and “Control and optimization” categories, according to the SJR ( At the end of the review process, if selected, the corresponding authors of those papers will receive a direct invitation from the IEEE TMRB Editorial Board to submit the papers, with no modifications, to the journal. If the authors accept, their contributions will be published in the IEEE TMRB special issue, instead of the BioRob proceedings, but still having the opportunity to present their work at the BioRob 2024 Conference.

The articles will be included in Volume 6, Issue 4, scheduled for November 2024.

Dr. Leonardo Cappello ( and Dr. Daniele Guarnera ( from the Biorobotics Institute – Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, will serve as Guest Editors for the BIOROB Special Section in T-MRB.

Prof. Paolo Dario
Editor in Chief
Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy