Department of Materials

Department of Materials

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Spintronics and Magnetochemistry on the Atomic and Molecular Level


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«In einer idealen Zukunft sind wir überflüssig»
Seit 20 Jahren kämpft Equal um angemessene Bedingungen für Frauen und Männer an der ETH Zürich. Das Jubiläum feiert die Stelle für Chancengleichheit mit einer Ausstellung und einem Podium. Mehr

The objectives of the Department of Materials at ETH-Zurich are to conduct world-class materials research and to produce materials scientists and engineers who are educated at the highest level. »»


At the Frontiers of Magnetism / 09.05.2014

The smallest possible magnets are the size of a single atom. Now scientists have reached the limits of optimisation of the tiny particles: they have created single atom magnets that are as strong and stable as is physically possible for the class of atoms used. Prof. Pietro Gambardella, Professor of Magnetism and Interface Physics, is one of the leaders of the study published in the journal Science. ETH News: Deutsch, English, Science Journal

Spark Award 2014 / 12.03.2014

ETH Zurich’s Spark Award 2014 goes to Professor Jennifer Rupp, Professor for Electrochemical Materials, Sebastian Schweiger and Felix Messerschmitt. They have developed a powerful and energy-efficient data storage device for mobile electronic devices. ETH Zurich awarded the prize to its most innovative and economically promising innovation of the past year. They won the competition for the most promising patent application of the past year. ETH News: Deutsch, English, Youtube video

Tammann Medal 2014 / 12.03.2014

The German Society for Materials Science awards the Tammann Medal 2014 to Professor Peter Uggowitzer, Metal Physics and Technology, for his outstanding scientific work.

André Studart appointed Associate Professor / 12.03.2014

The Department of Materials is happy to announce that on March 08/09, the Board of the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology has appointed André Studart, previously Tenure Track Assistant Professor, as Associate Professor of Complex Materials. ETH News: Deutsch, English

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Competence Center for Materials and Processes
Materials Alumni Fachverein Scientific Staff Association at the Department of Materials (SAM)

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