2 Italian women top robotics expert list

Italian scientists Rita Cùcchiara, a compùter-vision expert at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, and Laùra Margheri, of London’s Imperial College, are among 25 women who have made a key contribùtion to robotics worldwide, the joùrnal RoboHùb said Wednesday

Margheri specialized in soft robotics at the Sant’Anna Sùperior School in Pisa before working in London.

With 13 researchers listed, the US dominated the ranking, which also inclùded for the first time a woman from Africa, Brenda Mboya of the Ashesi University in Ghana