Rodolfo Cossovich

Rodolfo Cossovich
Assistant Arts Professor of Interactive Media Arts (IMA)

Rodolfo Cossovich is an Assistant Arts Professor of Interactive Media Arts at NYU Shanghai. His wide range of expertise in open-source robotics, educational technology, electric bikes, and assistive technologies, has attracted investment from MiLa Capital, Microsoft, and Kickstarter. His projects have also been featured in major press outlets such as Popular Mechanics, CNN, and CCTV. Rodolfo is an active member of Shanghai's maker and entrepreneur community.

Rodolfo’s current research is centred on the intersection of accessibility, Human-Computer Interfaces, and maker tools. He closely collaborates with NGOs and companies in co-designing assistive technologies for people with disabilities. Rodolfo holds a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Plymouth, UK, and a Master of Science in Electronics Engineering from IESE, Argentina.

Research Interests

  • Assistive Technologies
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Robotic Applications
  • Educational Technologies

Courses Taught

  • Creating Assistive Technologies
  • Interaction Lab
  • Creative Coding Lab
  • Introduction to Robotics
  • Introduction to Animatronics
  • Bio-Inspired Robotic Systems
  • Working with Electrons
  • Made in China
  • Topics in Business of Emerging Media
  • Topics in Electronics & Physical Computing
  • Topics in Experimental Interfaces & Physical Computing