Numerous lecturers and employees devote themselves to applied research. Our professional experts work interdisciplinary within the institutes and in various research groups, whose results are also integrated in teaching and further education, and which are highly practical-, market- and application oriented.

Head of Division

Peter Brunner
T +41 32 321 62 94

Roger Zemp
T +41 32 321 61 61

  • Counsel, mandates, feasibility analysis, projects
  • Search of business partners as well as production sites
  • Direct- and or variably financed projects
  • Results are usually owned by the industry partner 

Our Quality Requirement

  • BFH research is application- and market oriented
  • Our requirement is the development of prototypes as well as technology transfer
  • There is a tight collaboration with the economy and industry
  • We focus on key technologies of the future 


Applied Research and Development in exchange with the industry

Brochure Industry Relations



Computer Science in Sports

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The Swiss Association of Computer Science in Sport SACSS and the BFH Centre for Technologies in...


CIGS thin-film solar module processing

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New collaborator@ ALPS

We welcome Yann Frankhauser who joined ALPS in November 2016. Following his polymechanics and...

New Eurostars Project E!10538 COMBIMAT

CombiMat, a Eurostars project, has started in October 2016. It targets the development of  a...