Welcome to the FriMat







The Fribourg Center for Nanomaterials, FriMat, hosted by the Fribourg University, is incorporated as an interdisciplinary research institute into the Faculty of Sciences of the University.
In partnership with the Adolphe Merkle Institute and local industries, the new institute FriMat will conduct materials oriented research and development of new advanced functional materials. Such materials are relevant to the sustained economic growth of Switzerland as a knowledge-based economy.
FriMat stands for interdisciplinary cutting edge research and a knowledge pool that offers teams of scientists for problem solutions.
FriMat is represented in the Scientific and Technology Platforms of Fribourg, e. g. the „Réseau Plasturgie“, „Réseau Nanotechnology“, etc.

Upcoming Events & News:

  • FriMat organize interdisciplinary seminars and you are invited to present your work. (link)
  • On July 8th, the members of the Adolf-Merkle Foundation visited the laboratories. (link)