SME prize for Kyburz Switzerland AG – also thanks to Empa know-how

Kyburz wins "Prix SVC Wirtschaftsraum Zürich 2022"

Oct 5, 2022 | Kyburz Switzerland AG is the winner of the "Prix SVC Wirtschaftsraum Zürich 2022" awarded by the Swiss Venture Club. The company, based in Freienstein in the canton of Zurich, produces electric vehicles and is developing a recycling process for lithi...
Empa Young Scientist Fellowship

Efficient radiation therapy thanks to nanoparticles

Oct 4, 2022 | Lukas Gerken has been awarded an Empa Young Scientist Fellowship for his research project to make radiation therapy for cancer patients more effective and at the same time gentler. The young Empa researcher is being supported by the Ria & Arthur Diet...
Empa Innovation Award 2022 for spin-off viboo

An innovation that helps save heating costs

Sep 29, 2022 | This week, the Empa Innovation Award was presented for the eleventh time. The award honors outstanding projects that bridge the gap between lab and practical applications. This year's winner is viboo. The Empa spin-off has developed a self-learning a...


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