The ETH Domain at WEF

Research in the service of Switzerland

May 24, 2022 | "How to best serve Switzerland" – that is the question behind numerous research projects and innovations from the institutions of the ETH Domain, said Michael Hengartner, President of the ETH Board, on the fringes of the World Economic Forum (WEF). A...
Auszeichnung für Lehrlingsausbildung

Eine Berufslehre an der Empa ist eine gute Wahl

May 23, 2022 | Bereits zum dritten Mal in Folge erhält die Empa das Qualitätslabel «Great Start! Ausbildungsbetrieb». In einer Umfrage des Beratungsunternehmens «Great Place to Work» haben die Lernenden der Empa die ausgezeichnete Qualität ihrer Berufslehren ein we...
World Day for Cultural Diversity

Diversity as the basis for creativity and innovation

May 20, 2022 | May 21 is the "World Day of Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development" and was established in 2002 by UNESCO ("United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization"). Cultural diversity is lived and supported at Empa as it contribut...


Whether it be a bilateral collaboration on a specific research project, as partner in a multi-institutional network or consortium, through our high-end technical and analytical services, a research mandate or in a strategic partnership – there are numerous different ways and possibilities to cooperate with Empa.

All of them, however, have the same goal: to transform the latest findings from research into marketable innovations – in close cooperation with our partners from industry.

Feel free to get in touch with us and we will find a cooperation modell that «fits the bill».


Materials & Technology

for a Sustainable Future

Empa conducts cutting-edge materials and technology research, generating interdisciplinary solutions to major challenges faced by industry, and creates the necessary scientific basis to ensure that our society develops in a sustainable manner. As part of the ETH Domain, Empa is committed to excellence in all its activities.