EmpaNews 44 published

Focus: A source of knowhow for industry

Apr 22, 2014 | RAINER KLOSE

In the middle between university and the market, there is a "no man's land". Projects can get stuck there caused by technological difficulties – or they can dry out from lack of funding. Empa has settled in this no mans land for years now, endeavored to get new technologies "on the road" together with our industrial partners. See some examples of this kind of work in our Focus: Technology transfer.

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Ausserdem im Heft:
- Air cushions fight fire and frost – insulating gear for extreme conditions
- Knowledge hub – Interview with Anja Pauling, head of the Empa Academy
- A sheet metal that never rattles – a revolution in mechanical engineering?
- The "nibbled" Diamond

Complete issue as pdf (1,8 MB)

New: EmpaNews for Android-Tablets
In December 2012 we launched EmpaNews for iPad. More than 500 readers installed our magazine in the newsstand of their iPad, watched our movie clips and studied our interactive graphics.
Now we extend our media reach: EmpaNews is available for Android Tablets* from now. You can find our app easily in the Play Store: just search for "empa".:
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