chemistry

Physics - Chemistry Jun 21
Physics - Chemistry
Hydrogen is regarded as the energy source of the future: It is produced with solar power and can be used to generate heat and electricity in fuel cells. Empa researchers have now succeeded in decoding the movement of hydrogen ions in crystals - a key step towards more efficient energy conversion in the hydrogen industry of tomorrow.
Microtechnics - Chemistry Jun 13
Microtechnics - Chemistry

Flexible electronic parts could significantly improve medical implants. However, electroconductive gold atoms usually hardly bind to silicones.

Chemistry Jun 13
Chemistry

Liquid lithium-ion rechargeable batteries are dangerous. They can leak or ignite rapidly if they become overheated.

Currently 28 jobs in field Chemistry.
Selected Jobs
Medicine/Pharmacology - 22.06
Postdoc position in Total Synthesis University of Zurich
Chemistry - 21.06
Post-doctoral fellow in biogeochemistry of river systems Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Physics/Materials Science - 15.06
PhD Candidate position in theoretical spectroscopy University of Zurich
Life Sciences - 15.06
Laboratory Technician (molecular and cellular biology) University of Zurich
Chemistry - 15.06
Postdoc position in Catalysis University of Zurich
Life Sciences - 15.06
Postdoc Position in Genome Editing â’ Crispr Biology and Molecular Technology Development Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Employers of the Week
University of Zurich
Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
EAWAG
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, EPFL
University of Geneva
Continuing education for scientists and academics in Switzerland.
Business/Economics »» 04.08.2017
Internet of Things University of Geneva
Administration/Government »» 15.08.2017
Direction des systèmes d’information et dess services - DSI University of Geneva
chemistry

Chemistry is one of Switzerland’s model industries. The excellent education and the high level of cooperation between the private sector, academic institutions, investors and authorities attracts researchers and companies from all over the world.

Web Portals in Chemistry

  • Swiss Portal to organic chemistry:Find everything about organic chemistry at organische-chemie.ch
  • The Organic Chemistry Portal offers an overview of recent topics, interesting reactions, and information on the most important chemicals.  
  • Find information about organic synthesis on the german webpage internetchemie (also in english).

Societies and Organisations

  • The Swiss Chemical Society represents chemistry in the broadest sense in Switzerland and in international organizations.
  • SGCI Chemie Pharma Schweiz is the umbrella organisation of the chemical and pharmaceutical industry across the whole of Switzerland. Its 180 member companies are active mainly in the research, development, production or sale of pharmaceutical specialities, vitamins, industrial speciality chemicals, plant protection products as well as aromas and fragrances.

Conferences and News

  • Find worldwide conferences, exhibitions and trade fairs about chemistry at Chemistry-Conference.
  • The online magazine Analytic News provides news and information for analytic laboratories.

2011: International Year of Chemistry

The International Year of Chemistry 2011 ( IYC 2011) was a worldwide celebration of the achievements of chemistry and its contributions to the well-being of humankind. It is an initiative of IUPAC , the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, and of UNESCO , the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization. It involves chemical societies, academies, and institutions worldwide, and relies on individual initiatives to organize local and regional activities. Switzerland’s labs were participating offering a range of interactive, entertaining, and educational activities for all ages.