Forthcoming Events

19.04.2020 - 22.04.2020, AkademieHotel, Karlsruhe, Germany
11.05.2020 - 11.05.2020, Paul Scherrer Institute, Auditorium Lecture Hall, PSI West
03.06.2020 - 05.06.2020, Nyon, Switzerland


New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Banerji and Chergui
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
Paths to a professorship – 23 interviews
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Peter Hamm, Ursula Keller, Jörg Standfuss, and Fabrizio Carbone

FP-RESOMUS a Fellowship Program of the NCCR MUST and the Cluster of Excellence RESOLV

FP-RESOMUS will fund up to 50 fellowships for postdoctoral students employed in the Swiss research network NCCR MUST and the German Cluster of Excellence RESOLV. The fellowships provide a contribution towards the salary of the postdoctoral student for a maximum of 2 years. It is funded through the COFUND scheme, which aims to stimulate regional, national or international programmes to foster excellence in researchers' training, mobility and career development, spreading the best practices of Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions.

The third Call for applications will open on September 1, 2020. For more information, please visit the FP-RESOMUS website.

Open positions

in the Solar Nitrogen Fixation research consortium
» EPFL - Postdoctoral Research Opportunity
Femtosecond Spectroscopy of Organic Electronic Materials, University of Bern, Switzerland
» UniBE - PhD Position on Ultrafast Spectroscopy in Doped Organic Materials
Time-resolved X-Ray methods at SwissFEL Bernina
» PSI - Beamline Scientist, 80 % - 100 %
atomic, molecular and non linear X-Ray science
» PSI - SwissFEL Beamline Scientist Athos soft X-ray branch
ETHZ Laboratory of Physical Chemistry
» ETHZ - PhD position Theoretical Attosecond Science

Job-sites of the participating groups


Automatic mailing distribution list of the ultrafast phenomena community

We would like to encourage you to join (free of charge) the automatic mailing distribution list of the ultrafast phenomena community. Its aim is to provide a forum of exchange of information to the ultrafast laser community worldwide. To this day, the list contains about 840 scientists from 38 countries.The email distribution list is used to:

- Advertise openings and positions.
- Advertise Schools, conferences and workshops.
- Raise technical questions, discuss solutions, etc.
- Raise scientific questions, etc.

If you are interested, please contact Jan van Beilen email. You will receive an email with details on how to subscribe to the list.
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