Swiss Nano-Cube is the Swiss education platform for micro and nanotechnology. It adresses to teachers and students from vocational schools, secondary schools as well as higher professional schools. The platform has been initiated, developed and jointly implemented by the Innovation Society, St.Gallen and the Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (SFIVET).
Swiss Nano-Cube is a joint project of the Innovation Society Ltd. and the Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (SFIVET).
List of illustrations
Home Site: Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Zinkoxid)
Basics: Marianne Dietiker, Laboratory of Nanometallurgy, ETH Zurich (Nano-structured fracture surface of a penguin wing oyster)
Products and Applications: Swiss Nano-Cube Projekt (hydrophobic and self-cleaning surface of a lotus leaf with water drops and dust deposit)
Safety and Risks: NCCR Nanoscale Science, Institute of Physics, University of Basel (carbon nanotubes)