Monthly Archives: January 2014

Swiss and Japanese Institutes to Publish Open-Access Journal

– Swiss and Japanese Institutes Join Forces to Publish Open-Access Journal – Empa, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, and the Japanese National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) signed a 5-year collaborative agreement on co-publishing the open … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News |

Young Researchers’ Exchange Program Between Japan and Switzerland 2014

Young Researchers’ Exchange Program Between Japan and Switzerland 2014 After a first successful phase from 2008-2012 with a program for joint research projects between Switzerland and Japan, the Swiss bilateral programs with partner countries have now entered a new funding … Continue reading

Posted in Swiss News |

CO2 Emission Efficient Hybrid Engine wins Watt d’Or 2014

CO2 Emission Efficient Hybrid Engine wins Watt d’Or 2014 The research group at ETH Zurich, led by Prof. Lino Guzella, has won the Watt d’Or 2014 energy prize for development of a natural gas-diesel hybrid engine. The innovative combustion engine … Continue reading

Posted in Swiss News |