Leboutet, Quentin

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M.Sc. Quentin Leboutet

Research Interests

Short Bio

After studying Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies in France where I received an Engineering degree, I then pursued a Master of Science in Robotics at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). My master thesis topic was: "Tactile-based Hierarchical Compliance for Stiff Robots using Quadratic Programming". Now working towards a PhD degree, I am mainly focusing on Whole-body Dynamic behavior and Control of Humanoid Robots, namely how to exploit robot dynamic properties in order to make their movements more natural and effective.


  • robot dynamics
  • optimal control
  • sensor fusion
  • human-robot interaction/collaboration



  • Quentin Leboutet, Emmanuel Dean-Leon and Gordon Cheng: Tactile-based Compliance with Hierarchical Force Propagation for Omnidirectional Mobile Manipulators. IEEE/RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots (Humanoids2016), 2016 more… BibTeX Full text (mediaTUM)