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Administration - 03.05.2018

Physics - Administration - 10.04.2018
A major success at the European level
Ten professors from ETH Zurich - two of them female, and eight male - have secured prestigious ERC Advanced Grants.

Administration - Life Sciences - 10.04.2018
Researcher Granted EUR 2.5 Million in Funding
Each year the European Research Council (ERC), open to both junior and established researchers, awards substantial funding for outstanding fundamental research.

Administration - 08.03.2018

Administration - 17.01.2018
Investigation Launched
ETH Zurich has opened an administrative investigation into allegations made against a professorship in the Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering (D-BSSE) in Basel.

Physics - Administration - 04.12.2017
Five ETH projects funded
Five ETH Zurich researchers receive one of the coveted ERC Con-solidator Grants from the European Research Council (ERC).

Administration - Physics - 22.11.2017
Driving into danger with the blue lights flashing
The PSI radiation protection service is responsible for missions not only at the Institute, but throughout the canton of Aargau.

Innovation - Administration - 15.11.2017

Administration - Social Sciences - 02.11.2017
Confederation and the cantons adopt common strategy on exchanges and mobility
Bern, 02.11.2017 - The exchange and mobility strategy aims to make exchanges and mobility a natural part of education pathways, career trajectories and extracurricular activities.

Event - Administration - 31.10.2017

Administration - 10.10.2017

Environment - Administration - 06.10.2017
Instrument of ratification deposited: Paris climate agreement to enter into force for Switzerland on 5 November 2017
Bern, 06.10.2017 - Switzerland deposited its instrument of ratification in New York on 6 October 2017, making it an official party to the Paris Agreement.

Administration - 29.09.2017

Innovation - Administration - 23.08.2017
Switzerland once again a full member of partnership-funded EU innovation programmes
Bern, 23.08.2017 - On 23 August, the Federal Council approved the agreements on Switzerland's participation in the Eurostars-2 and the Active and Assisted Living research and development programmes.

Environment - Administration - 16.08.2017
Linking of the Swiss and European emissions trading systems: big step forward
Bern, 16.08.2017 - Switzerland and the European Union are preparing to link their emissions trading systems.

Economics / Business - Administration - 15.08.2017
The smart grid analysts
The smart grid analysts
ETH spin-off Adaptricity has developed a piece of software that can be used to analyse the increasingly intelligent power grids.

Administration - 11.07.2017
Use-inspired basic research: external report recommends targeted adjustments
Use-inspired basic research: external report recommends targeted adjustments
The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) commissioned an external evaluation of its funding category "use-inspired basic research" last year. Based on the evaluators' recommendations, it has now decided to introduce targeted changes in its processes. Based on a mandate from the federal government, the Swiss National Science Foundation promotes scientific research; the focus is on basic research.

Administration - Career - 06.07.2017
Ten years of the European Research Council: positive record from Swiss perspective
Bern, 06.07.2017 - An event was held in Geneva on 6 July to mark the tenth anniversary of the European Research Council (ERC).

Administration - 24.04.2017
Productive humanities and social sciences networks
Productive humanities and social sciences networks
The 5 National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCRs) in the humanities and social sciences have achieved their goals: they have facilitated productive research and created professorships, chairs, institutes and partnerships.

Innovation - Administration - 05.04.2017
Federal Council approves public law agreement on innovation park and provides initial funding guarantees
Bern, 05.04.2017 - On 5 April 2017 the Federal Council entered into agreements with the Switzerland Innovation Foundation and approved guarantees for an initial CHF 150 million of funding for the Swiss Innovation Park.

Administration - Environment - 05.04.2017
Federal Council sets strategic goals for the ETH Domain for 2017-2020
Bern, 05.04.2017 - On 5 April 2017 the Federal Council approved the strategic goals for the ETH Domain for 2017-2020.

Politics - Administration - 29.03.2017
Federal Councillor Schneider-Ammann meets British Minister of State Jo Johnson
Bern, 29.03.2017 - On 29 March Federal Councillor Johann N. Schneider-Ammann, the head of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research (EAER), met his British counterpart, Jo Johnson, the Minister of State for Universities.

Career - Administration - 16.03.2017

Environment - Administration - 12.01.2017
Peter Messerli named co-chair of UN Global Sustainable Development Report
Peter Messerli named co-chair of UN Global Sustainable Development Report
Media releases, information for representatives of the media Media Relations (E) Peter Messerli, Professor of Sustainable Development at the University of Bern, has been selected as co-chair to lead

Administration - 20.12.2016

Administration - 16.12.2016
Switzerland ratifies Croatia protocol
Bern, 16.12.2016 - Switzerland has ratified the protocol extending the free movement of persons to Croatia.

Innovation - Administration - 15.12.2016

Innovation - Administration - 09.12.2016

Life Sciences - Administration - 03.11.2016
How the liver dances to a day/night rhythm
How the liver dances to a day/night rhythm
Following the day-night cycle, the liver has its own metabolic rhythm. Using cutting-edge proteomics, scientists at EPFL and Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences have now identified over 500 liver proteins that change in abundance over the course of the day in the cell nucleus, opening a new dimension of metabolism.

Administration - 25.10.2016
Scientific cooperation between Switzerland and Australia
Bern, 25.10.2016 - The second meeting of the Swiss-Australian joint committee for cooperation in the areas of science, research and cooperation was held today in Bern.

Physics - Administration - 04.10.2016
ERC funding of ?2.4 million for research on fundamental interactions in magnets
ERC funding of ?2.4 million for research on fundamental interactions in magnets
Christian Rüegg of the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI has been awarded a prestigious Consolidator Grant from the European Research Council (ERC).

Career - Administration - 23.09.2016
Matthias Egger is the new president of the National Research Council of the SNSF
Matthias Egger is the new president of the National Research Council of the SNSF
Matthias Egger, internationally renowned epidemiologist and public health expert, will be the new president of the National Research Council of the SNSF as of 2017.

Administration - Career - 01.06.2016
Profile 2015-2016: High demand for SNSF funding among researchers
Profile 2015-2016: High demand for SNSF funding among researchers
A significantly higher number of project proposals and the trend towards a more open research culture: against this dynamic backdrop, the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) funded over 3200 res

Administration - 10.05.2016
Sharing knowledge: Open Access for all is the goal
Der Schweizerische Nationalfonds engagiert sich stark für Open Access, den öffentlichen und gebührenfreien Zugang zu Forschungsresultaten.

Computer Science - Administration - 17.03.2016
Research database P3: new interactive visualizations of SNSF data
Research database P3: new interactive visualizations of SNSF data
It is now easier to obtain a clear and transparent overview of the thousands of scientific research projects funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF).