PhD Students (Home status)

The Manipulation and Touch (M+T) Lab of Imperial College London ( is searching for new PhD students to work on one of the following topics :

  • Robotic in hand manipulation with novel mechanisms
  • Machine learning for robotic tactile sensing
  • Novel haptic interfaces

Due to departmental scholarship constraints we are ONLY able to consider UK HOME students with first class degrees.

Applications may be made via the Imperial portal. Please include a research statement rather than a personal statement:

It is recommend to send Ad an email first to discuss which topic you are interested pursuing. His email is a.spiers[at] Please set the subject to 'MTL PhD'.