September 19, 2016

Master’s Thesis of Philipp Burch

The Master’s Thesis of Philipp Burch concerning this topic was recently awarded the Preis der Hochschule Luzern. This was worth an article in the popular newspaper Obwaldner Zeitung of central Switzerland (in german): Jungingenieur jagt mit Laser Pollen
October 27, 2016

Aha! Award

Swisens AG has got the aha!award 2016 for the proceedings in automatic Pollen detection and identification! We would like to thank aha! Allergiezentrum Schweiz very much for this great acknowledgement!
February 9, 2017


We have been awarded the Zinno-Ideenscheck, a price worth CHF 15’000, donated by Zentralschweiz innovativ. A big thank you for this great trust in our ideas!
August 30, 2017

Startup-Day 2017 – Businessplan Contest

We won the businessplan contest at Startup-Day 2017! Many thanks for the great support!
May 18, 2018

First prototype in testing phase

We’re very happy to announce that the very first of our pollen measurement device prototypes, named Poleno (Esperanto for pollen), has reached the testing phase. It’s run without problems on the roof of Lucerne University in Horw and has now been moved to MeteoSwiss in Payerne for extended tests until […]
May 19, 2018

More presence in the media

Today, the newspaper of central Switzerland published another extended article about the testing phase of our device: Pollen-Radar: Allergiker atmen bald auf – dank Technologie aus Luzern (Luzerner Zeitung, 18. Mai 2018)
May 28, 2018

Swisens on TV: Puls on SRF

Swisens Poleno now runs for two weeks in Payerne and continuously provides information about particles in the surrounding air. Tonight, there will be a report about our device in the TV broadcast “Puls” on SRF.