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Survey about critical materials in Switzerland in collaboration with ESM

In collaboration with the Entwicklungsfond Seltene Metalle ESM, MatSearch is conducting a survey about critical materials in Switzerland: Swiss companies affected by the topic are asked to fill in an online questionnaire about their view and strategy in the field

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MatSearch mandate of NTN Innovative Surfaces

In 2014, MatSearch has been working for the The National thematic knowledge and Technology transfer Network NTN Innovative Surfaces on a mandatory basis. Part of their mandate is to support the planning and organization of a workshop series on germ-inhibiting surfaces

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ESB tool in SNF project MagnetoTheranostics

MatSearch as a Third Party has implemented their electronic tool for sample and data exchange “ESB” in the the SNF Nano-Tera project MagnetoTheranostics to supervise the sample and data exchange between the project partners. Read more about the tool  

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Margarethe Hofmann-Amtenbrink elected as President of FEMS

Margarethe Hofmann-Amtenbrink was elected Vice President of the European Materials Societies FEMS for 2012-2013 and president from 2014-2015. FEMS is a not-for profit association of 28 European Materials societies comprising about 25’000 members and associations covering science and engineering in various

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The Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS) has become partner of FP7 Project MatVal, the Alliance for Materials (A value chain approach to materials research and innovation)

The Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS )is a not-for profit association of 28 European Materials societies and associations covering science and engineering in various fields including metals, polymers, ceramics, composites, glasses, nano -and biomaterials. With the FP7 project MatVal,

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MatSearch develops an “Electronic Sample Book” (ESB) in the FP7 Project NanoDiaRA

The FP7 Project “Development of Novel Nanotechnology Based Diagnostic Systems for Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis“ (NanoDiaRA) is carried out by 15 partners in Europe. It has a duration from 2/2010–1/2014 and project costs of 12’541’824 EURO, whereby project funding is

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The Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS) has elected Margarethe Hofmann-Amtenbrink as Executive Officer

The Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS) consists of independent European societies active in the field of materials. The Swiss Association for Materials Science and Technology (SVMT) has joined FEMS again in 2009. At the General Assembly in October 2009

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MatSearch Consulting Hofmann as scientific coordination of an international EU project: „Development of novel nanotechnology based diagnostic systems for early detection of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis“ (NanoDiaRA)

Pully, February 8th, 2010. – Beginning February 1st, the European Union is supporting a research project for the application of nanotechnology-based methods in rheumatoid arthritis research and therapy. This grant is situated within the framework of the FP 7 program

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“NanoEurope Symposium 2009”, Rapperswil, November 25 and 26, 2009

During the last 7 years NanoEurope has been established as one of the most prominent international conferences in Europe dealing with nanotechnology and nanomaterials. Novel materials based on nanotechnology approaches like nanocomposites or nanostructured coatings and especially nanoparticle based products

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Mat Search Consulting celebrating its 20th anniversary

Established in 1987, MAT SEARCH has built its expertise in materials science and technology through research and consulting. This internet site is designed to provide information on the expertise and resources gained over the last twenty years. Thank you for

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