Facts and Figures
Researchers like to measure things – including their own performance. On this page we assemble facts and figures about Empa that might be worth knowing. For instance, in 2022 Empa researchers and engineers published over 860 scientific papers and patented 18 developments. By the end of the year, over 100 projects funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF), nearly 90 projects supported by Innosuisse, and roughly 70 EU projects were underway at Empa. In 2022 Empa also attracted almost 60 million Swiss francs in third-party funding for projects. The 34 spin-offs together with other start-ups in Empa’s two business incubators employ a total around 1100 employees.