How to make hydrogen filling stations safer

Paving the way for hydrogen mobility

Jun 26, 2019 | Hydrogen mobility in Switzerland is picking up speed. The mobility demonstrator "move", which Empa opened in Dübendorf about three years ago with the support of the Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) and various industrial partners, laid an import...
"Coeur de public" award for Empa researchers

Building bridges

Jun 25, 2019 | In the first two years, the BRIDGE funding programme financed 81 projects at the interface of basic research and science-based innovation. These include the project of Empa researchers Andrea Werhli and Michael Gasser. For their contribution to the B...
Honor for Empa / ETH researcher

Maksym Kovalenko receives Rössler Prize

Jun 25, 2019 | Maksym Kovalenko, researcher at Empa and ETH Zurich is being recognised for his work on bright nanoparticles with this year’s Rössler Prize, which carries an endowment of 200,000 Swiss francs in research funding.

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