Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETHZ

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETHZ
Rämistrasse 101, 8092 Zürich
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETHZ  

ETH Zurich is a science and technology university with an outstanding research record. ETH Zurich is the study, research and work place of 18,000 people from 80 nations. About 350 professors in 16 departments teach mainly in the engineering sciences and architecture, system-oriented sciences, mathematics and natural sciences areas and carry out research that is highly valued worldwide.

Physics - Nov 11
ETH scientists have developed cube-shaped magnetic building blocks that can be assembled into two-dimensional shapes and controlled by an external magnetic field. They can be used for soft robotics applications. If you've ever tried to put several really strong, small cube magnets right next to each other on a magnetic board, you'll know that you just can't do it.
Business - Nov 8

Defence Minister Viola Amherd and ETH President Joël Mesot have opened a laboratory for the national Cyber Defence Campus at ETH Zurich.

Social Sciences - Nov 6
Social Sciences

Dominik Hangartner, a political scientist at ETH Zurich, has received one of Switzerland's most prestigious science awards.

Health - Nov 4

ETH researchers are using synthetic biology to reprogram bacterial viruses - commonly known as bacteriophages - to expand their natural host range.

Business - Oct 30

Die School for Continuing Education baut ihr Angebot aus. Im kommenden Jahr starten sechs neue CAS-Programme, darunter drei die sich an (künftige) Führungskräfte ohne technischen Hintergrund richten.

Health - Oct 23

ETH researchers have recently been able to monitor the corrosion of bioresorbable magnesium alloys at the nanoscale over a time scale of a few seconds to many hours.

Innovation - Nov 6

ETH researchers are planning to partner with clinics, foundations, public authorities and other institutions through a broad-based initiative aimed at improving the quality of life and participation of people with physical disabilities.

Computer Science - Nov 5
Computer Science

Hackers are increasingly exploiting weaknesses in IT system hardware rather than software. To close this gap, we are introducing a new open source project based on Google's Titan security technology and the "Ibex" open source processor from ETH.

Earth Sciences - Nov 1
Earth Sciences

News By: Michèle Marti and Felix Würsten Twenty years ago, Switzerland ratified the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty.

Environment - Oct 29

On behalf of a German ship operator, a team from ETH Zurich mapped out "routes" towards emission-free shipping.

Environment - Oct 17

A number of researchers have published critical comments about an ETH Zurich study that generated a lot of interest with its quantitative assessment of the technical potential that reforestation holds for reducing CO2.

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