Lucerne as a force for research and development
Research and development are a top priority in Lucerne. The university and various research facilities in and around Lucerne offer access to first-class applied technologies. The transfer of know-how to the economy is well established in Lucerne.
Knowledge and technology transfer
Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts
The Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts conducts application-oriented research and development in the departments of Engineering & Architecture, Business, Computer Science, Social Work, Design & Art and Music.
University of Lucerne
The University of Lucerne is dedicated to diverse research projects, including disciplines such as Economics, Health Sciences and Medicine.
ITZ InnovationsTransfer Zentralschweiz
ITZ is the platform and contact point when it comes to innovation. ITZ supports innovations from all disciplines in their development and implementation.
Technopark Luzern is a leading incubator for all types of technology companies in Switzerland. It offers access to a broad startup ecosystem with startups, investors, business angels, coaches, universities, etc.
eawag aquatic research
Eawag is the Water Research Institute of the ETH Domain. Nationally anchored and internationally networked, it is concerned with concepts and technologies for sustainable management of water resources and water bodies.
Research and development is carried out here
Other research institutes in Switzerland:
- CERN European Organization for Nuclear Research
- Empa Materials Science and Technology
- PSI Paul Scherrer Institut