December 4, 2019

First scientific publication about Swisens Poleno is published!

The first scientific publication on Swisens Poleno has been published. We would like to thank MeteoSwiss for the fruitful cooperation and the commitment. Furthermore there is another publication from Huffman et al. about real-time bio-aerosol sensing in which Swisens Poleno is mentioned. Get full access: Sauvageat et al.: Real-time pollen […]
November 18, 2019

Swisens wins Swiss Automated Pollen Network tender!

Swisens AG has convinced MeteoSwiss in a worldwide tender. Our company prevailed against established competitors. With this win, we have demonstrated our claim to technological leadership and achieved an important milestone in the company’s development. MeteoSwiss is therefore a global pioneer in the field of automatic pollen measurement.
August 22, 2019

Swisens at EAC and AAC

Upcoming week we will present the new Swisens Poleno parallel on two special events. You find us at the European Aerosol Conference in Gothenburg (SE) and also at the Advanced Aerobiology Course in Payerne (CH) by MeteoSwiss. Both events start on Monday 26th. of August and we look forward to […]
July 4, 2019

Presentations of Meteorological Technology Expo 2019 now available!

The presentations of this year’s Meteorological Technology Exhibition are now available including our presentation about actual results of the first series of Swisens Poleno Bioaerosol Monitor. You can download the presentation here.
June 14, 2019

Swisens @ World Meteorological Technology Exhibition 2019

The World Meteorological Technology Exhibition 2019 from 5 to 7 June took place in Geneva, Switzerland. We look back on a very successful fair and thank all visitors and exhibitors for the interesting conversations. Information on Swisens’ new products and services is now available for download.
April 30, 2019

First digital pollen information available in Switzerland NOW!

We are proud and pleased to announce that today we deliver the first digital pollen information in Switzerland. In cooperation with Ally Science – the largest pollen allergy study in Switzerland, we deliver real-time pollen data for their smartphone application from our Swisens Poleno monitoring stations in Biel and Lucerne. […]
April 18, 2019

WMO-CIMO-TECO presentation published

The presentation about the first experiences with the newly developed Swisens Poleno at the Technical Conference on Meteorological and Environmental Instruments and Methods of Observation (TECO) organized by the Commission for Instruments and Methods of Observation (CIMO) and the World Meteorological Conference (WMO) is now published and available online. The […]
September 5, 2018

Introduction to Swisens Poleno

We are proud to announce the introduction of our brand-new air-flow cytometer for automated pollen analysis, called Swisens Poleno. A summary of its features can be found on the product page. More detailed information is not currently published online, but available on request. Please use our contact form, or drop […]
August 27, 2018

Visit Swisens at ICA 2018, booth N8

Swisens AG will be present at the 11th International Congress on Aerobiology in Parma, Italy, on September 3rd – 7th 2018. We will use this opportunity to introduce our brand-new automatic pollen measurement device Poleno. If you attend ICA 2018 as well, please come for a visit to booth N8. […]
May 29, 2018

TV report online

The TV report mentioned yesterday is now online and available for download on SRF. Click the image below to start the online viewer: We greatly appreciate the support of our idea by the team of MeteoSwiss and allergologists.
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.
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 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 […]
August 30, 2017

Startup-Day 2017 – Businessplan Contest

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