RnD centre

CSEM is a national innovation accelerator – a catalyst for the transfer of technologies and know-how from fundamental research to industry. This role involves four principal tasks: we develop and maintain technology platforms, we integrate and combine technologies into workable systems, we mature those technologies until using them will add value to our industrial clients, then we support the process of transferring those technologies to industry.


Our broad field of expertise – microengineering – is a fundamental ingredient of Swiss industry.

CSEM’s research strategy is built around five main programs