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Various licensing opportunites of ETH Zurich are available. This page presents a selection of inventions that were filed for patents.

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No screws, no glue - a modular multi-panel system (T-2016-099)

- assembly of shelves, exhibition stands, corner reflectors for radar
- simple, reliable, adaptable

factsheet (PDF, 476 KB), youtube video

List of technologies


Building blocks for the synthesis of sterochemically pure oligonucleotides (T-2016-037)

- synthesis of PS oligonucleotide drugs
- stereopure, clinically-validated chemistry

factsheet (PDF, 334 KB)

rollback protection

Rollback protection for secure digital transactions

- application in financial transactions
- guarantees integrity and freshness of data

factsheet (PDF, 255 KB), youtube video

graphite flakes

Graphite flakes as cathode material in rechargeable aluminium chloride-graphite batteries (T-2016-086)

- utility-scale (e.g. household) stationary storage
- cost-effective production, non-toxic, long cycling life

factsheet (PDF, 355 KB), youtube video

bladder implant

Stretchable electronics, wireless & passive bladder sensor (T-2016-054)

- application in healt-care
- monitoring bladder function (volume and extension properties)

factsheet (PDF, 259 KB)

cyclotron trap

High flux, low dose positron beam for unique material characterization (T-2015-186)

splicing regulator

Real-time user feedback from unpredictable data streams (T-2015-112)

  • application for teleoperation, raytracing, interactive simulations
  • surrogate functions provides real-time response
    factsheet (PDF, 281 KB)
small forces

Measuring small forces with non-linear parametric oscillator (T-2015-098)

  • application in AC force sensing, mass sensing
  • subatto- to zeptoNewton range, nanotubes as resonators
    factsheet (PDF, 270 KB)
outflow temperature control

Control of heat-transfer fluid outflow temperature (T-2015-089)

  • application for process with constant power and/or temperature
  • improved thermal-energy storage system
    factsheet (PDF, 325 KB)
quantum dots

Heavy metal free quantum dots as new materials for biomedical applications (T-2015-061)

- applications in biotech imaging
- nanocrystals, colloidal synthesis, programmable composition

factsheet (PDF, 281 KB)

thin-disk laser

Novel architecture for high-power mode-locked thin-disk lasers avoiding present energy limitations (T-2015-048)

  • application in mirco drilling and cutting
  • power scalabitity, stable against thermal lens variations
    factsheet (PDF, 774 KB)
cell incubator

Cell incubator combatible with scanning probe microscopy and state of the art optical techniques (T-2015-028)

  • application for cell culture experiments
  • true culture conditions, compatible with imaging techniques
    factsheet (PDF, 328 KB)
splicing regulator

Novel approach to act against the spinal muscular atrophy (T-2015-003)

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