Strategic research lines
Composites, Conception de structures légères
Development of an autonomous UAV structure for linear inspection.
Production of a new UAV structure: lighter, stronger and more autonomous.
Composites, Design of lightweight structures
Development of a deformable composite structure for an ankle exoskeleton
Composite structure for the development of an ankle exoskeleton.
Extrusion, Compounding and Material characterization
Flexpolcond - Flexible conductive polymer for cable application
Development of a flexible and extrudable conductive polymer.
Usage: Wear behaviour of plastic gears
Analysis of the wear behaviour of plastic gears in order to limit the choice of material torques to evaluate the best pairings.
Mold surfaces technologies, Nanotechnology
Optimisation of the plastic injection process by optimising the surface treatment of the moulds.
Plastic and Ceramic Injection Molding (CIM)
Application study of sensible component overmolding ASSCO
Ten industrial partners of the Swiss Plastics Cluster have launched the "ASSCO" project with the aim of developing the necessary know-how for overmolding sensitive components such as magnets or PCBs.