Forthcoming Events

26.03.2018 - 28.03.2018, Hilton Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
22.04.2018 - 26.04.2018, Strasbourg Convention & Exhibition Centre, France


Jean-Pierre Wolf to Receive ZEISS Research Award - for his groundbreaking application of laser pulses in researching the earth’s atmosphere
Three new scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Jean-Pierre Wolf, Majed Chergui / Rafael Abela / Chris Milne and Ursula Keller /Jörg Osterwalder / Matthias Hengsberger
Special Issue of Structural Dynamics on the NCCR MUST- with 10 reviews and 2 perspectives
Majed Chergui elected to the Royal Academy of Sciences of Spain - as successor to Ahmed Zewail (1999 Chemistry Nobel Laureate)
GAP-Biophotonics with Jean-Pierre Wolf-visited by the Grand Conseil of Geneva
ERC Consolidator Grant for Hans Jakob WörnerAttosecond X-ray spectroscopy of liquids ...
ERC Consolidator Grant for Fabrizio CarboneVisualizing the Conformational Dynamics of Proteins ...
Swiss national 'Future Day' offered children a glance into their possible professional futures
The world's shortest laser pulse- pulse duration of 43 attoseconds (Hans Jakob Wörner)
Sicherer durchs Gewitter fliegen- flying safely through lightning (Jean Pierre Wolf)
Dr. Gabriela Obexer-Ruff, Swissuniversities, Bern

Short biography:
Gabriela Obexer-Ruff has been the coordinator of the National Programme for Equal Opportunities at Swiss Universities since 2004, based at the Secretariat General of the Rectors Conference/swissuniversities. She studied agronomy with a specialization in “Animal Sciences” at ETH Zürich. Her PhD was in the field of Immuno-and Molecular Genetics at the VetSuisse faculty, University of Bern. In the context of her PhD-thesis she was one of the founders of the Swiss Small Ruminant Sanitation Service. Since 1988 she has acquired funding and participated actively in numerous national and international research projects supported by Swiss as well as EU funding. She represented the faculty of Veterinary Medicine within the Commission of Gender Equality, University of Bern, where she worked on the steering committee. She is a member of the Commission of „Animal Genetic Resources” of the Federal Office of Agriculture as well as a member of the expert group „Observatoire Filière du Cheval“ of the Swiss National Stud. She regularly carries out conservation genetic studies into lynx for the KORA office. She is a mother of two children 20 and 23 years old.
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