Prof. Dr. Raphael Sznitman

Director ARTORG and Group Head

Ophthalmic Technology Laboratory

+41 31 632 76 04
Postal Address
Ophthalmic Technology Lab
Murtenstrasse 50
CH-3008 Bern

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Raphael Sznitman received his B.Sc. in cognitive science from the University of British Columbia (Canada) in 2007. Following this, he studied computer science at Johns Hopkins University (USA) where he received his M.Sc and PhD. From 2011 to 2014, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland) in the Computer Vision Laboratory. Now an Assistant Professor at the ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research of the University of Bern (Switzerland), his research interests lie in the fields of computer vision and machine learning with applications to biomedical imaging, surgery and histology.

2011 - PhD. Dept. Computer Science. Johns Hopkins University (USA)
2009 - MSc. Dept. Computer Science. Johns Hopkins University (USA)
2007 - BSc. Cognitive Systems, University of British Columbia (Canada)
  • Computer vision
  • Machine learning
  • Medical image analysis