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The Spin-Off company FemtoTools AG from Prof. Nelsons team was selected from the Robotics Business Review as one of the 50 most influential public & private companies in the global robotics industry.

More | Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Systems | Multi-Scale Robotics Lab | Prof. Bradley Nelson


This week is all about developing engineering solutions for the movement of machines in and under water. The Naníns are diving robots with a novel, nature-inspired drive. The focus this week is on validating ideas through: simulation, models, prototypes and real-world applications.



Electric vehicles that are able to park and charge themselves could contribute to sustainable mobility in the future. In an EU-funded research project coordinated by ETH Zurich, scientists work on new concepts of transportation and low-cost technologies that enable driverless valet parking and charging.

ETH-News Article | Focus Online (German)| Die Welt (German)| Institute of Robotics and Intelligent SystemsAutonomous Systems Laboratory | Prof. Roland Siegwart


Nanoparticles have a great deal of potential in medicine: for diagnostics, as a vehicle for active substances or a tool to kill off tumours using heat. ETH Zurich researchers have now developed particles that are relatively easy to produce and have a wide range of applications.

ETH-News Article | scinexx (German)| Medical News Today | Institute of Process Engineering | Particle Technology Laboratory | Prof. Sotiris E. Pratsinis


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