Our Team

Raphael Rätz

Raphael Rätz has a background in mechanical engineering and mechatronics and is passionate about robotics.

As a PhD student in the Motor Learning and Neurorehabilitation Lab, he is developing novel robotic devices for upper-limb rehabilitation. His research focuses on haptic devices for simultaneous retraining of motor and sensory functions after stroke.


raphael.raetz@unibe.ch | Freiburgstrasse 3, CH-3010

2019 - now

2016 - 2019

2015 - 2018

2013 - 2016

PhD Candidate

ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research, Motor Learning and Neurorehabilitation (MLN) Lab, Medical Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

M. Sc. in Mechatronics

University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Lausanne, HES-SO

Research Assistant

iPrint Institute for Digital Printing Research, Fribourg, Switzerland

Ba. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering

Haute Ecole d'Ingénierie et d'Architecture Fribourg, HEIA-FR