Empa Entrepreneur Fellowships awarded

Two young researchers on their way to becoming entrepreneurs

Mar 21, 2023 | Two young Empa scientists each receive an Empa Entrepreneur Fellowship to develop innovative products based on their research. Abdessalem Aribia is developing environmentally friendly and safe batteries, while Subas Scheibler is working on nanopartic...
Does daylight saving make sense from an energy point of view?

Lower energy consumption thanks to daylight-saving time

Mar 21, 2023 | The elimination of daylight-saving time is a frequently – and heatedly – discussed topic. Often, only the aspect of electricity consumption due to artificial lighting is considered. In a new study, Empa researchers have now analyzed whether daylight ...
Successful spin-off acquisition

CTsystems: A marathon to the market

Mar 17, 2023 | Developing a product from an innovative technology takes years, sometimes decades. Gabor Kovacs has lived through this process with his spin-off CTsystems AG and electroactive polymers at Empa. From the idea, through creative tinkering, setbacks, pro...


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