Swiss Autoneum – Electromagnetic shielding: optimum battery protection in electric vehicles

SwissAutoneum – Electromagnetic shielding: optimum battery protection in electric vehicles. Recognising the resulting increased demand from automotive manufacturers for products related to the vehicle battery, Autoneum has expanded its expertise in aluminium sheet forming to include battery electromagnetic shields (EMS). The stamped aluminium components prevent electromagnetic interference (EMI) inside electric vehicles and, thanks to their design and simple manufacturing process, provide a robust and cost-effective shielding solution for composite battery lids. … More Swiss Autoneum – Electromagnetic shielding: optimum battery protection in electric vehicles

BASF Venture Capital and Amathaon Capital acquire minority stake in bioinformatics company Computomics

BASF Venture Capital and Amathaon Capital acquire minority stake in bioinformatics company Computomics. BASF Venture Capital GmbH (BVC), the corporate venture company of BASF Group, and Amathaon Capital, a venture capital company specializing in AgTech, are investing in the Tübingen-based bioinformatics company Computomics. Existing shareholders include the seed investors High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) and MBG Mittelständische Beteiligungsgesellschaft Baden-Württemberg (MBG). … More BASF Venture Capital and Amathaon Capital acquire minority stake in bioinformatics company Computomics

Swiss Producer and Import Price Index rose by 0.2 % in September

Swiss Producer and Import Price Index rose by 0.2 % in September. n particular, basic metals and semi-finished metal products as well as petroleum and natural gas saw higher prices. Compared with September 2020, the price level of the whole range of domestic and imported products rose by 4.5%. These are the results from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO). … More Swiss Producer and Import Price Index rose by 0.2 % in September

Swiss Empa: Quantum Magnetism – Exotic magnetic states in miniature dimensions

Swiss Empa: Quantum Magnetism – Exotic magnetic states in miniature dimensions. Led by scientists at Empa and the International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory, an international team of researchers from Switzerland, Portugal, Germany, and Spain have succeeded in building carbon-based quantum spin chains, where they captured the emergence of one of the cornerstone models of quantum magnetism first proposed by the 2016 Nobel laureate F. D. M. Haldane in 1983. … More Swiss Empa: Quantum Magnetism – Exotic magnetic states in miniature dimensions