The ABB Corporate Research Center in Baden-Dättwil, Switzerland creates power and automation technologies.

Our achievements include the invention of self-blast circuit breaker technology, the first fiber laser pressure sensor, the first high-temperature superconducting fault limiter and the world’s leading generator breaker.

Our focus areas include:
Power electronics
Power products and sensors
Materials and energy

We collaborate with leading universities around the world, such as MIT, Carnegie Mellon, the University of Cambridge, the Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm and the Federal Institutes of Technology in Zurich and Lausanne.