Laboratory of Advanced Technology
New challenges? Ground-breaking and bold projects to accomplish?
Take advantage of state of the art equipment and exceptional expertise to reinforce innovation.
We particularly appreciate the multidisciplinary and responsive nature of the scientific teams. The variety of the state-of-the-art equipment, as well as the geographical proximity, are also an undeniable asset for the rapid progress of the project.
Laurent Felberbaum, Sécheron SA
The combination of our watchmaking know-how and the high-level academic competencies of the LTA have enabled us to validate our prototype and envisage mass production as of 2016.
Nicolas Wiederrecht, Agenhor
The advice and proposals provided by the LTA made it possible to develop a convincing prototype. We really appreciated their desire to keep things moving forward, to meet the technical challenges of the project, as well as their availability, and all without cumbersome bureaucracy.
Jean Daniel Schmid, LA Manufacture CSC
TOF-SIMS + XPS
A revolution for chemical analysis
The LTA launches its platform for chemical analysis and imaging, which has analytical capabilities unique in Switzerland.
fields of interest
construction and landscape
energy and environement
microtechnology and sensors
health and wellbeing
surfaces and interfaces
Fig. 1: Batch of SPR glass prisms with high-quality gold thin film sensing layer created at the...
The services offered allow the development of new recombinant antibodies against any target using...
The crystal growth and materials processing laboratory has just acquired a new bench-top X-ray...
The LTA is a collaboration between the University of Geneva and the HES-SO Geneva and supports academic research within both institutions. This joint platform also reinforces the interactions between these academic institutions and industry that are essential for innovation and development.
As a gateway to research groups, equipment and expertise, the LTA optimises resource sharing between industrial and academic partners. It also contributes to the development of cutting-edge infrastructure at the University of Geneva and the HES-SO Geneva, and provides innovative solutions to small, medium and large companies.
The Laboratory of Advanced Technology
- consolidates resource sharing between industrial and academic partners
- stimulates interaction and collaboration between students, young researchers and companies
- invests in cutting-edge equipment
- increases the visibility of the work done by academic research groups
- brings together complementary branches of applied and fundamental research
- generates new opportunities for interdisciplinary academic research and engineering
Prof Christoph Renner
Université de Genève
Prof Alberto Morpurgo
Université de Genève
Prof Claire Baribaud
Prof Gilles Triscone
Yves Leuzinger, HES-SO Genève, Founding member of the LTA