Eidgenoessische materialpruefungs- und forschungsanstalt (EMPA)
EMPA is the Swiss national laboratory in materials science and technology and it belongs to the ETH domain (employs a staff of over 1000).
The Laboratory for Mechanics of Materials and Nanostructures within EMPA employs about 40 full-time scientists and specialises in the mechanical characterisation of micro- and nanostructures and nanofabrication methods like charged particle beam processing, nanomachining or electrochemical nanostructuring of surfaces. The laboratory receives substantial direct industrial funding.
Street: ÜBERLANDSTRASSE 129
Contact Person: Dr. Laetitia Philippe
Telephone: +41 (0)58 765 6249
Fax: +41 (0)58 765 6990