We deal with key issues in the fields of language, communication and media so that linguistics can be effectively applied in business and society.
We use scientific methods to clarify psychological problems in the field of applied psychology. Individuals and companies can utilise our findings in their living and working environments.
Architecture, Design and Civil Engineering
Our degree and continuing education programmes have close connections with research, thus providing synergies between architects and civil engineers.
We are the largest training and research centre in Switzerland for occupational therapy, midwifery, nursing and physiotherapy, as well as for research and development in these fields.
Life Sciences and Facility Management
We are one of the leading Swiss competence centres in the fields of nutrition, health, society and the environment.
School of Engineering
We guarantee excellent degree and continuing education programmes in engineering disciplines. Key R&D focus areas are energy, mobility, information and health.
School of Management and Law
"Building Competence. Crossing Borders." – that’s our credo. It reflects our global mindset and our commitment to quality education, research, and consulting.
We offer Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes in social work, as well as continuing education courses, services and research in our focus areas.
Additional information about some of the research and development projects focusing on safety-critical systems can be found under the following links:
Use of STPA in digital instrumentation and control systems of nuclear power plants (site in German)
Risk Analysis of the PSI Gantry 2 proton therapy facility with STPA (site in German)
Reliability of software and Dynamic Flowgraph Modelling (site in German)
We will be happy to explain other project examples in a personal discussion with you. We look forward to hearing from you.
As part of bachelor-, master-theses and student projects the following works were developed at the safety-critical systems Research lab:
Within the conflict area of subjective and objective risk perception on the way to School (Bachelor-thesis) (site in German)
Field of application of End of Train Devices in Europe (Student project) (site in German)
Please contact us with any proposals you may have for theses or Student projects.