Forthcoming Events

04.12.2018 - 05.12.2018, Adriatico Guesthouse in Grignano, Trieste


Cluster of Excellence RESOLV extended- our partner in FP-RESOMUS and the biannual Science and Gender Meetings
The FP-RESOMUS Grant Agreement- now signed by the ETH Zürich and the European Commission
Kontext - A radio broadcast with Ursula Keller and Aline Rickli - on leadership positions for women in science (in German)
Nobel Prize in Physics 2018 for groundbreaking inventions: intense ultrafast laser pulses and optical tweezers
Ambizione grant awarded to Elsa Abreu- in Steve Johnson's group
Fabrizio Carbone promoted Associate Professor of Physics- in the EPFL School of Basic Sciences from 1st of August
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Ursula Keller, Gebhard Schertler / Jörg Standfuss, Majed Chergui, Peter Hamm
White Paper Photonics Switzerland- presented June 20, 2018 at the Swissmem "Industrietag"
Ursula Keller portrayed in the NZZ -Laserlicht ist das schönste Licht der Welt

New scientific highlights

See our Highlights page for details

Vos, J., L. Cattaneo, S. Patchkovskii, T. Zimmermann, C. Cirelli, M. Lucchini, A. Kheifets, A. S. Landsman and U. Keller (2018). "Orientation-dependent stereo Wigner time delay and electron localization in a small molecule." Science 360 (6395): 1326 10.1126/science.aao4731

Nogly, P. et al. (G. Schertler, J. Standfuss) (2018) Retinal isomerization in bacteriorhodopsin captured by a femtosecond x-ray laser. Science 10.1126/science.aat0094

Neville, S. P., M. Chergui, A. Stolow and M. S. Schuurman (2018) Ultrafast X-Ray Spectroscopy of Conical Intersections. Phys. Rev. Lett. 120: 243001, 10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.243001

See also: Monni, R., G. Capano, G. Auböck, H. B. Gray, A. Vlček, I. Tavernelli and M. Chergui (2018). Vibrational coherence transfer in the ultrafast intersystem crossing of a diplatinum complex in solution. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (10.1073/pnas.1719899115). For more: EPFL-News, EurekAlert.

Ahmed, S., A. Pasti, R. J. Fernández-Terán, G. Ciardi, A. Shalit and P. Hamm (2018). Aqueous solvation from the water perspective. J. Chem. Phys. 148: 234505 (10.1063/1.5034225) Ahmed-2018. See the AIP Press release.

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