News & Events

You will find on these pages a complete round-up of upcoming events, press releases, factual information and contacts.

Activities report


Press releases

Finding the right nanoparticles for medical applications

Using thermal measurement to improve cancer therapy outcomes

Blue spider scales aren’t what they seem

CHF 2.6 million EU grant goes to training project on bio-inspired materials

NCCR physicists emulate gecko forces

Upcoming events

August 6-9, 2017 -12th International Conference on the Physical Properties and Application of Advanced Materials, Kosice, Slovakia

September 8, 2017 - Swiss Soft Day, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

September 14-15, 2017 - NCCR Bio-Inspired Materials Annual Center Conference, Charmey, Switzerland (internal event)

September 17-19, 2017 - Bayreuth Polymer Symposium, Bayreuth, Germany

September 24-27, 2017 - International Conference on Bio-Nano Innovation, Brisbane, Australia

November 5-10, 2017 - Soft Matter Interfaces, Ascona, Switzerland

November 6, 2017 - Swiss Conference on Supramolecular Polymers, Fribourg, Switzerland

November 6-8, 2017 - International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems, Aveiro, Portugal

March 19-22, 2018 - Euro Bio-inspired 2018, Potsdam, Germany

August 13-17, 2018 - Biointerfaces International Conference, Zurich, Switzerland

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