Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETHZ

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Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETHZ   link
Location: Zurich
Affiliation: Conseil des EPF / ETH Rat

ETH Zurich is a science and technology university with an outstanding research record. ETH Zurich is the study, research and work place of 18,000 people from 80 nations. About 350 professors in 16 departments teach mainly in the engineering sciences and architecture, system-oriented sciences, mathematics and natural sciences areas and carry out research that is highly valued worldwide.

Innovation - Apr 5
ETH Zurich works closely with ­industry. There is increasing emphasis on ­collaborations with small and ­medium-sized enterprises. Grinding rail tracks as efficiently as possible or preventing bacteria in salmon farms from producing molecules that cause unpleasant odours - these were among the innovations that ETH Zurich researchers worked on with partners from industry during 2019.
Career - Apr 3

In 2019, the ETH Foundation received some 120 million Swiss francs from private individuals, foundations and companies.

Health - Apr 2

ETH Zurich has been in lockdown for more than two weeks now. Although many projects have been put on hold, research relevant to the coronavirus has gathered speed.

Life Sciences - Apr 1

What is life? This question is the starting point not for a philosophy lecture, but for the newly designed Bachelor's degree programme in biology at ETH Zurich. With it, the department is embarking on an entirely new path.

Materials Science - Apr 3
Materials Science

An ETH spin-off has developed a new treatment for textiles that reduces viral infectivity on treated surfaces.

Physics - Apr 2

The coronavirus crisis forced ETH Zurich to suspend its experimental research activity and switch to virtual teaching at short notice.

Health - Mar 31

Participate in containing coronavirus: medical informatics specialists at ETH Zurich have developed a monitoring system to complement corona tests and track how the virus is spreading in Switzerland.

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