Shuai Li

Robotic Manipulation, Autonomous Manufacturing, Multi-robot Coordination, Intelligent Control and Optimization

Biomimetics and Intelligent Systems Group
Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

Dr. Shuai (Steven) Li is currently a Full Professor with Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE), University of Oulu and also an Adjunct Professor with VTT-Technology Research Center of Finland. Steven's main research interests are nonlinear optimization and intelligent control with their applications to robotics. He has published over 200 SCI indexed journal papers (including more than 90 on IEEE transactions) on peer reviewed journals. Steven is available for supervising both master and PhD students. PhD graduates from his group are now working in leading universities in Hong Kong, India, China as professors. Steven is a Fellow of IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology), a Fellow of BCS (British Computer Society) and a Fellow of IMA (Institute of Mathematics and its Applications). In case you have interests for taking your further study under the supervision by Steven, please feel free to contact him at Please refer to his Google Scholar page to follow the latest research by Steven and his team


  • Robotics and Automation
  • Signal processing
  • Control and Optimization
  • Embedded systems

Research interests

  • Robotics
  • Intelligent Control
  • Autonomous Manufacturing
  • Nonlinear Optimization
  • Neural Networks
  • High-Precision High-Speed Control

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