ERC Consolidator Grant for Maksym Kovalenko

A contribution to curiosity

Dec 14, 2018 | The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded Maksym Kovalenko an ERC Consolidator Grant 2018. His application convinced the jury to give him the opportunity to tackle an ambitious new research topic in the field of highly luminescent, molecular so...
Two Empa scientists on the "Highly Cited Researcher" list

Two at the top

Dec 11, 2018 | Two Empa scientists are on this year's list of "Highly Cited Researchers". The publications of Bernd Nowack and Maksym Kovalenko are among the top-1% most highly cited papers worldwide.
New partnership with Imperial College London

Our new roommate, the drone

Dec 3, 2018 | The new "NEST Aerial Robotics Hub" of Empa and Imperial College London is all about autonomous, soft-material drones. The aim of the new cooperation is to integrate functional materials into robot technology. As permanent residents, the flying robots...

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