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

Student exchange award

Submission guidelines

MUST supports the exchange of students between different MUST groups by covering travel and accommodation up to a maximum of up to CHF 1000. The DC can decide to increase the funding to a specified amount, depending on the available budget.
Submission prerequisites
  • The student exchange is between different MUST groups (full and junior PIs)
  • The support is used for travel and accommodation
  • The exchange benefits MUST projects
Selection Criteria
  • Funding can be applied for throughout the year. The funding will be granted on a first come – first serve basis
  • If the requests exceed the budget, the scientific quality of the proposal and the ranking compared to other proposals may be considered as well
Key Figures
  • up to CHF 1’000 per exchange
Application Procedure
  1. Fill in the Application Form below
  2. Evaluation/Decision
    • The proposal will be evaluated by the NCCR MUST Management
    • If more than CHF 1’000 is required, the final decision is made by the DC
  3. Reporting
    • Brief final report with outcome to be used for the annual progress report and the MUST website

Student Exchange Application Form
Student Exchange Submission Guidelines2014

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