Cluj Napoca



All the presentations from the Summer School are available here .

The MAPLE worksheets from Prof. Manfred Husty are available here .

The photos from the Summer School are available here .

Please check the Final program.


The summer school addresses to PhD, young researchers, or specialists working in robotics who want to broaden their methodological skills.

The summer school will comprise the following topics:

Student experience in Matlab and Maple is recommended.




Local organising committee at Technical University of Cluj-Napoca:


For the Summer School the local organization team provides the following option for accommodation. The participants to the MMKR 2012 Summer School are invited to book by filling our booking form posted online, therefore taking benefit of the location together as a group, linked event administration and also of the lower rates.

Address: 53-55 Alexandru Vaida Voevod Street, Cluj-Napoca, 400436


The location is perfect for business travelers and for those coming to explore the city's attractions and its surroundings, being just a few minutes from the airport but also to downtown.
Recently renovated, Hotel Universe T, returned in 2011 to the tourist circuit offering their guests modern furnished single, double rooms and apartments, equipped to very good standards (free internet, LCD TV’s, international direct dial telephone, minibar, air conditioning, bathrooms with shower and hairdryer) and a high level of personalized services.
The hotel complex offers logistic support and facilities to complete organization and coordination for the following: corporate events, congresses, conferences, symposia and seminars, but also private events . For this purposes the adjustable restaurant has a capacity of 220 places, plus the summer terrace with a capacity of 75 seats. The conference center consists of 4 rooms with a capacity of 25-90 seats each, equipped with the required audio-video technology.
The staff will work for providing the guests the comfort of stay and success of organized events.

Hotel Univers T***
Hotel Univers T***
Hotel Univers T***
Hotel Univers T***


The fees are 350 Euros. They comprise:

(more information to be announced)

Summer School Site

The Summer School will be held in Cluj-Napoca in HOTEL UNIVERS T***
Address: 53-55 Alexandru Vaida Voevod Street, Cluj-Napoca, 400436

Please check the city map.

Hotel Univers T***
Hotel Univers T***
Hotel Univers T***

Hotel Univers T***
Hotel Univers T***


Please use the registration form file and send us until 15 April 2012 directly by email:

The number of participants is limited to 30. Acceptance will be according to the registration date.

Method of payment:

Payment in EURO without any charges to the beneficiary should be made by Bank transfer to:

Please make sure to include the following text:(your full name) “Registration Sumer School MMKR 2012”

For Romania

Plata in LEI (RON), fara taxe pentru beneficiar, se va face prin transfer bancar la:

Cu specificarea urmatorului text: (numele complet al participantului) “Taxa Scoala de Vara MMKR 2012”


The Sumer School on Models and Methods in Kinematics and Robotics 2012 is supported by the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca and the Technical Commitee for Computational Kinematics, IFToMM, the International Federation for the Promotion of Mechanism and Machine Science.

This work was supported by CNCS –UEFISCDI, project number PN-II-ID-SSA-2012-2-001/2012.

This work was supported by SNF (Swiss National Foundation),through the SCOPES programme, project number IZ74Z0_13761/1.

International Summer School financed by:


Unitatea Executiva pentru Finantarea
Invatamantului Superior, a Cercetarii
Dezvoltarii si Inovarii


Swiss National Foundation
Through the SCOPES Academic Programme