Forthcoming Events

30.08.2020 - 04.09.2020, Online (Europe)


New scientific highlights- from MUST researchers at PSI
Promotion to full professorcongratulations to Steve Johnson!
The Laser at 60: Ursula KellerOPN interviewed OSA Fellows
Former EPFL PhD student Edoardo Baldini wins the 2020 ACS PHYS Division Young Investigator Awards
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Banerji, Chergui and Wolf
Prix de l'innovation AGROVINA 2020- for Agrolase: detecting spores of pathogens in real time
Ruth Signorell receives the Humboldt Prize- awarded in recognition of outstanding achievements in research and teaching
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Keller, Chergui, Richardson / Vanicek, Wörner, Castiglioni / Osterwalder / Hengsberger / van Bokhoven
Ursula Keller wins the SPIE 2020 Gold Medal- awarded in recognition of outstanding engineering or scientific accomplishments
Nobel Prize winner Gerard Mourou - Physics Colloquium 11.12.19: Passion Extreme Light


MUST Education Outreach has involved:
  • Competitions for PhD students and Postdocs for the best ideas for experiments to demonstrate ultrafast science to the public or schoolchildren: 2013 and 2014
  • The creation of a collection of 7 portable educational tools in ultrafast science, which can be used by our PIs
  • The publication in January 2016 of a  Power of Ten book to demonstrate ultrafast science through relative timescales.
  • Work with schools and teachers using our educational experiments eg. ETH Zurich Teacher Days and University of Bern Open Days, Nacht der Forschung

Scientifica 2015

MUST Education goals emerged from NCCR MUST Education Day 2011 8th December, Uni Geneva

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