New partnership with Imperial College London
Dec 3, 2018 | The new "NEST Aerial Robotics Hub" of Empa and Imperial College London is all about autonomous, soft-material drones. The aim of the new cooperation is to integrate functional materials into robot technology. As permanent residents, the flying robots...
Technology Briefing at Empa in Thun
Nov 20, 2018 | Industry representatives met at Empa's Thun campus last week to get information on the latest high-tech trends in industrial coatings. The partnership with the Hightech Zentrum Aargau strengthens the transfer of knowledge from research to companies.
World premiere: the first HYDRO_BOT ski jacket
Nov 16, 2018 | The Swiss sportswear manufacturer KJUS presented the world's first ski jacket with an integrated electronic user-controlled membrane on November 15. Thanks to the HYDRO_BOT technology developed together with Empa, the ski jacket actively pumps out sw...
Dec 7, 2018
contactpointnano - understanding new regulations for nano-enabled products
Switzerland occupies a leading position internationally in the field of nanoresearch. But when it comes to transposing existing knowledge into practice, companies face numerous questions and hurdles
Dec 11, 2018
Annual Meeting of the Biomedical Photonics Network (BMPN)
The field of Biomedical Photonics is currently booming and many new applications are envisioned. Biomedical Photonics involves experimental, diagnostic and therapeutic optical methods for medicine and biology.
Jan 30, 2019
Die Welt der Stähle
Stähle gehören zu den meistgebrauchten Werkstoffen. Grundstähle, rostbeständige Stähle und Werkzeugstähle erschliessen ein sehr breites Anwendungsfeld.