EMPA, materials science and technology research institution

EMPA, materials science and technology research institution
Dübendorf, Thun, St.Gallen
EMPA, materials science and technology research institution  
Location: Dübendorf, Thun, St.Gallen
Affiliation: Conseil des EPF / ETH Rat

Empa is a materials science and technology research institution. It belongs to the ETH domain and as such is an important element in education, science and innovation in Switzerland. It specializes in applications, focused research and development, and provides high-level services in the field of sustainable materials science and technology. Its core tasks are innovative collaboration with industry and public institutions, ensuring the safety of people and the environment, knowledge propagation and university-level teaching.

Physics Jun 21
Physics
Around two years ago, Empa opened "move", the demonstrator for the mobility of the future, with a view to revealing various paths for mobility with renewable energy. After two years of practical tests, the first project phase has now been completed successfully.
Physics Jun 21
Physics

Around two years ago, Empa opened "move", the demonstrator for the mobility of the future, with a view to revealing various paths for mobility with renewable energy.

Civil Engineering Jun 15
Civil Engineering

Heat waves are increasing worldwide - and that includes Switzerland. Cities in particular suffer as a result: the temperature difference between city and countryside can amount to several degrees.

Event Jun 9
Event

On 8 June 2018, the "Award for Marketing + Architecture" was presented for the sixth time at the KKL Lucerne.

Chemistry Jun 19
Chemistry

Sebastian Siol is looking for new materials with unusual properties that were so far not accessible in experiments.

Physics Jun 11
Physics

A new contact point for start-ups, SMEs and industry pools the scientific and regulatory expertise in the field of nanotechnology available in Switzerland.

Environment May 31
Environment

The research station at Jungfraujoch is at the top of Europe - and not only because of its unique location.





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