ADOLPHE MERKLE INSTITUTE
Faculty of science- University of Fribourg Switzerland
http://www.am-institute.ch

Collaborations in Research

We have numerous national and international collaborations with academic partners like Fribourg Center for Nanomaterials (CH), Paul Scherrer Institut (CH), EMPA (CH), ETHZ (CH), EPFL (CH), CSEM (CH), Case Western Reserve University (US), Rochester Institute of Technology (US), University of Lund (SE), Forschungs-zentrum Jülich (GE), Aarhus University (DK), Universita di Roma (I), University of Gothenburg (SE), Foundation for Research and Technology (GR), Industrial Technology Institute Taiwan (TW), Heinrich Heine Universität (GE), Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (GE), Universidade de Vigo (ES), Carnegie Mellon University (US), Portland State University (US).

Collaborations with Industry

Strategic long-term collaborations with companies are taking place bilaterally or in research consortia, e. g. EU–programs. Here, the AMI helps to build the foundation for next generation products built on Nanotechnology. Also the support of SMEs is an important task of the AMI with the aim to facilitate their access to a profitable and responsible use of Nanotechnology.

Memberships in Networks

We lead or take part in different national and international networks like SoftComp, Swiss Food Research, Nanotechnologie Netzwerk, NanoImpact Net.

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