Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETHZ

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETHZ
Zurich, Zurich region
Web: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETHZ
Location: Zurich
Affiliated to : 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. As an internationally oriented institution of higher education and a nationally grounded one this forward-looking task is fulfilled in service to the Swiss nation.


Administration Jan 23
ETH Zurich is launching the ETH Mobility Initiative together with the Swiss federal railways (SBB). At the WEF annual meeting, ETH and SBB announced a significant expansion of research and teaching in the field of mobility which is to include new professorships.
Astronomy Jan 17

ETH Zurich's Executive Board has launched an investigation into allegations of research misconduct by a professor in the former Institute for Astronomy.

Careers Jan 5

A data-driven approach could help increase employment levels for asylum seekers in Switzerland from 15 to 26 percent.

Life Sciences Dec 1
Life Sciences

ETH researchers have developed a biocompatible ink for 3D printing using living bacteria. This makes it possible to produce biological materials capable of breaking down toxic substances or producing high-purity cellulose for biomedical applications.

Innovation Jan 5

25 spin-offs were founded at ETH Zurich last year. This equals the previous year's record level for new ETH spin-offs.

Physics Dec 4

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

Life Sciences Oct 26
Life Sciences

ETH researchers have developed a scale for measuring cells. It allows the weight of individual living cells, and any changes in this weight, to be determined quickly and accurately for the first time.

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