Jul 5, 2022 | While setting up his new lab at Empa, the Covid pandemic made Ivan Lunati's work quite a bit harder – and at the same time provided exciting questions for his research. In the future, Lunati will, together with his team, continue to address a wide ra...
Novo Nordisk Foundation supports Empa researchers
Jun 30, 2022 | More than 250 million metric tons of sugar beet were harvested worldwide in 2020 and processed into table sugar. Most of the residues from sugar production end up in the stomachs of farm animals. But their components could also be used for health-pro...
Decarbonization of Switzerland's industry
Jun 28, 2022 | On 20 June, the Association for the Decarbonization of Industry with representatives from industry, energy suppliers, the financial sector and research adopted a joint strategy with the aim of developing holistic approaches for CO2 cuts in industrial...
Jul 8, 2022
Seminar Series in Physical Artificial Intelligence (PAI)
By taking inspiration from animals and plants, our goal is to generate new multi-functional materials for morphological adaptation and computation, mechanisms for moving-by-growing, strategies for climbing and adhesion, multi-sensory information proc...
Aug 5, 2022
Aerogel Architecture Awards 2022
The Aerogel Architecture Award celebrates the best examples with regards to energy efficiency, unconventional solutions, translucent daylighting, high performing buildings solutions with use of superinsulating aerogel materials.
Sep 15, 2022 – Sep 16, 2022
SAMCE 2022 | Summer Event
Attend our first in-person summer event and pitch your ideas and research challenges, discuss key issues in advanced manufacturing, interact with potential collaborators and meet innovative Swiss businesses!