Annual Report 2018 is online
Apr 17, 2019 | In such a highly competitive environment as scientific research, it is a good idea to ask yourself on a regular basis just how well you fare by international comparison. With this in mind, Empa conducted a peer review last October: eleven internation...
New lab head for "Acoustics / Noise Control"
Apr 11, 2019 | Jean-Marc Wunderli will be in charge of the "Acoustics/ Noise Control" lab at Empa in Dübendorf. He succeeds Kurt Eggenschwiler.
Apr 2, 2019 | Fungi that decompose tree trunks can conjure up real works of art in wood. In nature, however, the decay-causing fungi not only decorate the tree, but also destroy it. Empa researchers are now teaching the fungi how to draw. The result: upscale spalt...
Apr 15, 2019
Topical Day - Imaging and Image Analysis XI
In this edition of the Topical Days on Imaging and Image Analysis, a special focus is on the rapidly increasing availability and impact of multi-dimensional imaging methodologies with a broad variety of radiation types ranging from low-energy, infrar...
May 23, 2019
Topical Day - High performance multiscale modeling VI
Advanced simulations at nano- to environmental scales and linking of multiple scales, including electronic structure calculations, molecular dynamics, discrete element modeling,
May 24, 2019
Elektrochemische Charakterisierung und Korrosion
Der Kurs beginnt mit einer Einführung in die Korrosion und in wichtige, elektrochemische Standard-Messtechniken. Der Kurs zeigt vor allem die Möglichkeiten sowie die Herausforderungen von lokalen, elektrochemischen Messtechniken für Korrosionsuntersu...