Daniele Benedettelli is known worldwide for his original LEGO robots, including the LEGO Rubik Utopy (a Rubik's Cube Solver) and JohnNXT 5 (based on the robot in Short Circuit). Benedettelli is a member of the MINDSTORMS Developer Program (MDP) and a MINDSTORMS Community Partner (MCP), groups that help to test and develop new NXT products. He holds a masters degree in Robotics and Automation from the University of Siena, Italy and is the author of Creating Cool MINDSTORMS NXT Robots (Apress). In his spare time, Benedettelli enjoys composing music.
"Are you a novice or advanced user who wants to tackle the amazing world of robotics? If you are, then this book is for you! Author Benedettelli Daniele has done an outstanding job of writing a book that will help you strike a balance between technical details and simplicity."
--John R. Vacca, Amazon.com
"...this book provides excellent cookbook explanations of the construction of these fascinating robots and the book
will provide a great deal of fun for the hobbyist on just how far one can go with the Lego NXT system. "
--Ira Laefsky, Amazon.com