SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition

Swissloop banking on “Claude Nicollier”

Jun 13, 2019 | In July, Swissloop, an association of students from ETH Zurich and other Swiss universities, will once again be competing against teams from all over the world at the Hyperloop Pod Competition in Los Angeles. At Empa, the students presented their new...
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Building bridges

Jun 11, 2019 | In its first two years, the BRIDGE funding programme has financed 81 projects at the interface of basic science and science-based innovation. BRIDGE is supporting a project at Empa to recycle electrical waste in India.
Two Empa projects nominated

NEST receives Building Award 2019

Jun 7, 2019 | For 13 years, the "bilding" foundation has been committed to promoting the next generation of engineers in the construction industry, which also includes the Building Award for remarkable and innovative engineering achievements in construction. This ...

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