18.06.20142nd programme Conference of NRP 66 'Resource Wood': Retrospective

Over 100 researchers from 30 projects as well as the Steering Committee and oth...

18.06.2014Cascading use: a strategy for the future?

What is the idea behind the cascading use of wood? Why is it central to federal...

18.06.2014Successful Transferkolleg 'Advanced Wood Technologies' in Bienne

At this year's Transferkolleg of the Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SAT...

18.06.2014Timber Construction Day: creating and developing opportunities

More than 300 people from across Switzerland took part in the Timber Constructi...

18.06.2014Young researcher of NRP 66 wins award

Christoph Gasser's research work focuses on how enzymes can influence and accel...

01.04.2014Chemistry Day 2014 to focus on wood-based materials

The sixth Chemistry Day of the Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften...

01.04.2014Storey ceilings with wood: New and future solutions

In buildings constructed with wood, the type of construction system for storey ...

31.03.2014Forest structural planning in the canton of Fribourg: a promising start

The future of its forests is obviously close to the heart of the people of Frib...

31.03.2014New National Centres of Competence led by NRP 66 researchers

Two of the eight newly awarded National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCR...

31.03.2014SATW Transferkolleg: promising ideas for wood technology

Eleven project proposals were submitted for this year's Transferkolleg of the S...

31.03.2014Travelling exhibition on NRP 66

Until a few days ago, the travelling exhibition of NRP 66 was on show at the...

31.03.2014Various magazines focus on woods and timber

Woods and timber are the main topic of the last edition of "Holzforschung ...

04.03.2014Submission deadline for Transferkolleg 'Advanced Wood Technologies' extended until mid-March 2014

Until mid-March 2014, researchers and their industry partners who wish to devel...

19.12.2013Creation of Swiss competence centre for research on biomass-based energy production

How can wood and other parts of the biomass contribute to energy provision and ...

16.12.20132nd Progress Report Meeting of NRP 66

The second programme conference of NRP 66 will take place from 9 to 11 April 20...

16.12.2013Call of SATW Transferkolleg 2014 has opened

From the beginning of January until mid-February 2014, researchers and their in...

16.12.2013Entrepreneurship and Management in Forestry and Wood Processing

The forestry and wood sector in Europe is changing rapidly. It is being forced ...

16.12.2013Innovation checks for enterprises of the wood industry

An innovation check helps an enterprise to detect whether its potential for inn...

16.12.2013Present NRP 66 in an entertaining slide show!

A summary of the aims and key topics of NRP 66 "Resource Wood" is now...

16.12.2013Second summer school of NRP 66

Like the second programme conference, the second summer school of NRP 66 will f...

16.12.2013Start of NRP 66 fields of dialogue

Four thematic dialogue platforms will facilitate inter- and transdisciplinary w...

16.12.2013Top Programme Wood 2013 – innovative enterprises open their doors

In October and November 2013, the Swiss Wood Innovation Network (S-WIN) organis...

16.12.2013Forest sustainability report 2013 of the Canton of Berne

The forest can only perform its functions sustainably if it is continually used...

16.12.2013S-WIN Training Course: Ceiling systems – new and future wooden solutions

New wooden ceiling systems offer efficient noise and fire control along with a ...

14.10.2013A summary of the first NRP 66 summer school

The energy question was central to the first NRP 66 summer school, held on 2 an...

14.10.2013S-WIN Top Programme Wood - Innovation

Enterprises who want to be successful in the long run need to adapt to new surr...

14.10.2013S-WIN training course: Ceiling systems – current and future solutions with wood

New wooden ceiling systems offer efficient noise and fire control along with a ...

13.05.2013Action Plan for Forest Policy 2020

The Federal Council has published an Action Plan for the Forest Policy 2020, de...

13.05.2013Forest, laboratory and conference hall: impressions of the first Progress Report Meeting of NRP 66

At the two-day Progress Report Meeting in Magglingen (18/19 April 2013), resear...

13.05.2013The NRP 66 travelling exhibition hits the road

"Rohstoff. Kunststoff. Zündstoff." is the name of the first NRP 66 tr...

13.05.2013Young researchers of the European wood sector meet in Barcelona

At the COST-FTP Young Researchers' Forum in Barcelona, held in March, young res...

03.04.2013Status Seminar 2013: Procurement of Resources, Wood Chemistry and Energy

The Swiss Wood Innovation Network (S-WIN), founded in December 2012, invites...

20.12.2012Awards for researchers of NRP 66

In NRP 66, outstanding scientists are making contributions towards new ways of ...

20.12.2012NRP 66: First round of site visits completed

The 30 research teams of the NRP 66 "Resource Wood" recently received...

29.06.2012NRP 66 'Resource Wood': two new projects

After launching a second call, the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) has...

31.05.2012Using wood more intelligently

Research gets underway in NRP 66 "Resource Wood"

12.04.2012NRP 66 'Resource Wood': kick-off meeting with 28 research teams

At the kick-off meeting of the National Research Programme "Resource Wood&...

15.12.2011NRP 66 'Resource Wood': 28 projects approved

The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) has approved 28 projects in the Na...

10.06.2011NRP 66 'Resource Wood': 33 draft proposals shortlisted

33 of 68 submitted draft proposals for the National Research Programme "Re...

07.04.2011NRP 66 'Resource Wood': Thomas Bernhard is appointed Head of Knowledge and Technology Transfer

The Research Council of the "Targeted Research" division of the SNSF ...

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