School of Applied Linguistics
Language matters: we investigate the key role played by language and communication, enabling practitioners and society at large to reap practical benefits from linguistics.
School of Applied Psychology
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.
School of Architecture, Design and Civil Engineering
Our degree and continuing education programmes have close connections with research, thus providing synergies between architects and civil engineers.
School of Health Professions
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.
School of 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.
School of Social Work
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.
Selected projects of the Institute of Signal Processing and Wireless Communications (ISC)
BirdScan MR1 for ornithological research
Measurement tool for Industry 4.0 in extrusion processes
Passive RFID sensor for stress gauging in reinforcement steels
Demonstrator for an IMU- Data fusion approach
Distance ranging with Inertial Motion Units
Energy Harvesting for RFID-Sensor-Labels
Aircraft Multilateration (MLAT)
RFID- Tool identification
BirdScan MV1 for wind turbines
Indoor Navigation with IMU
Mobile Movement Logging Device and Algorithms
Monitoring of natural hazards
Bluetooth Smart: Leica Disto
Digital Beam Switching Receiver
2D-Laser remote scanner in railway condition monitoring
Passive RFID HF Sensors
Passive RFID UHF Sensors
UHF EPC Gen2 RFID-Reader Design
Handheld RFID Antenna Tuning Unit
Sensors with Bluetooth Low Energy
Wireless Charging and Data Transfer
Localisation with Stereo camera and IMU
Sound classification with CNN on low power embedded platforms (PDF 972,2 KB)
Powerline Communications (PLC) for sensor data transmission (PDF 454,8 KB)