EssentialLab is a place for research and design of essential technologies, adapted to the context of developing countries. It is a place for dynamic exchanges stimulating innovation which arises from transdisciplinary collaborations on aspects related to technologies, socio-economic contexts and deployment strategies, in line with EssentialTech’s methodology. It is also the place where EssentialTech’s projects are coordinated and managed.
Our laboratory includes a climate room in which we simulate the behaviour of different components subjected to extreme humid and heat conditions.
Our Italian colleague says that we have the best coffee at EPFL.
A 3d printer is used for fast prototyping.
A workshop with common tools is avaiable for prototyping.