Jimmy Da Silva

Jimmy Da Silva

PhD Student

Sorbonne University, France

Jimmy received a MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a MSc in Automation and Industrial Computing from IMT Atlantique in 2015. He then worked as an engineer at the ISIR(Institut des Systèmes Intelligents et de Robotique) laborarory in Sorbonne University on safety for robot comanipulation and surgical robots until 2019. Jimmy is now a PhD student supervised by Prof. Guillaume Morel and the SpineGuard company to work on pedicle screw placement automatisation.


  • Surgical Robotics
  • Sensor-based Control