Qiujie (Icey) Lu obtained her BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Bristol in 2016. She completed her MSc degree in Robotics at University of Bristol, University of West England and Bristol Robotics Laboratory in 2017. Her integrated master project 'Connected and Collaborative Assistive Robots' won 1st place at the ICSR2017 in Japan Best Robot Design Competition.
She started her PhD in 2017 in the REDS Lab, Dyson School of Design Engineering, ICL.
Her research interests lie with Robots design, more specifically robot hand designs for dexterous in-hand manipulation via mechanical intelligence principles without increasing the control complexity.