SMS News


Fabian Just obtains the first prize at the Shanghai Jiao Tong University Academic Forum for Doctoral Students

with his talk about the novel BridgeT therapy. Read more 


Rachel van Sluijs and Dominik Pieringer win awards in the second and third prize category, respectively

at the SJTU Academic Forum for Doctoral Students Read more 


Summer School on Rehabilitation Robotics

Shanghai, June 5–10, 2017 Read more 


Two ETH Medals for the SMS Lab

Dr. Urs Keller and Dr. Schrafl-Altermatt received ETH Medals for their outstanding Dissertations. Read more 


The Control Committees of the Swiss Parliament visited the SMS Lab

On September 8, thirty-one members of the Swiss National Council and the Council of States visited the ETH and took a guided tour through our lab. With the projects “Somnomat” and “lower limb exoskeletons” and our work on muscle fatigue we could give insights into current research activities. Read more 


Visit from Walt Disney

Jon Snoddy and Moritz Bächer from Disney Research Zurich, visited the SMS Lab at Balgrist Campus. Read more 


BioRob 2016 conference awards

Two papers from the SMS lab won Awards at the IEEE/RAS-EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics 2016 (Singapore) Read more 


Assistant professorship of Dr. Georg Rauter

Dr. Georg Rauter was nominated Assistant Professor for Medical Robotics and Mechatronics at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Basel, Switzerland. Read more 


BANCOM 2016 travel awards

Three SMS lab members won BANCOM 2016 travel awards Read more 


SNSF professorship of Dr. Laura Marchal-Crespo

The Swiss National Science Foundation SNSF awarded funding for the professorship of Dr. Laura Marchal-Crespo at the ARTORG Centre for Biomedical Engineering Research of the University of Bern and at the Division for Cognitive and Restorative Neurology of the University Hospital for Neurology, Inselspital. Read more 


Cybathlon presentation at AAAS 2016 annual meeting

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Successful completion of our EU project STAMAS

Our partnership within smart technology for artificial muscle applications in space (STAMAS) project was successfully accomplished. Reviewers assessed the general quality of the work excellent and praised outstanding results for this very innovative and challenging project in space robotics. Read more 


New Cybathlon trailer

The new Cybathlon trailer, which was filmed at this summer's rehearsal games, is now out. Read more 


Cybathlon on the biggest Japanese TV channel NHK

On June 7th more than 1 million households in Japan have seen the 30 minutes show Read more 


The Somnomat project was presented on TV programs Einstein (SRF) and nano (3sat)

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