Research @unifr

The University of Fribourg is committed to excellence in research and teaching, and takes pride in a truly interdisciplinary spirit. There are a total of five faculties, with activities spanning the entire research spectrum, as well as numerous cross-faculty and interdisciplinary projects.

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Stabilizing next-generation perovskite solar cells

Researchers from the Adolphe Merkle Institute at the University of Fribourg have developed a new type of more stable, highly efficient next-generation perovskite solar cell, opening perspectives for future…

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UNIFR signs the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment

On 24 September 2018, UNIFR joined a fast-growing number of institutions in signing the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA). Our University thereby commits to evaluating researchers,…

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Large ERC grant brings further international recognition for UNIFR biologist

Stefano Vanni, a Professor at the Department of biology of UNIFR, has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant. These prestigious European Research Council (ERC) grants fund inspirational and ground-breaking…

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Welcome to UNIFR

Information for incoming researchers                                                                                       

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Support and information on national and international research funding possibilities

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