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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

New scientific highlights

- by NCCR MUST PIs Ursula Keller, Majed Chergui, Jeremy Richardson / Jiri Vanicek, Jürg Osterwalder / Matthias Hengsberger / Jeroen van Bokhoven, and Hans Jakob Wörner

See our Highlights page for details

Cannelli, O., Bacellar, C., Ingle, R.A., Bohinc, R., Kinschel, D., Bauer, B., Ferreira, D.S., Grolimund, D., Mancini, G.F., and Chergui, M. (2019). Toward time-resolved laser T-jump/X-ray probe spectroscopy in aqueous solutions. Struct Dynam 6, 064303. (10.1063/1.5129626)

Willenberg, B., J. Maurer, B. W. Mayer and U. Keller (2019). Sub-cycle time resolution of multi-photon momentum transfer in strong-field ionization. Nat. Commun. 10(1): 5548. (10.1038/s41467-019-13409-6)

Baldini, E., Dominguez, A., Palmieri, T., Cannelli, O., Rubio, A., Ruello, P., and Chergui, M. (2019). Exciton control in a room temperature bulk semiconductor with coherent strain pulses. Sci Adv 5, eaax2937. (10.1126/sciadv.aax2937)

Vaillant, C.L., Thapa, M.J., Vaníček, J., and Richardson, J.O. (2019). Semiclassical analysis of the quantum instanton approximation. J Chem Phys 151, 144111 (10.1063/1.5123800)

Waltar, K., Haase, J., Pan, R., Golz, T., Kliuiev, P., Weinl, M., Schreck, M., Bajt, S., Stojanovic, N., van Bokhoven, J.A., Hengsberger, M., Osterwalder, J., and Castiglioni, L. (2019). Polarization-sensitive reconstruction of transient local THz fields at dielectric interfaces. Optica 6, 1431-1436. (10.1364/OPTICA.6.001431)

Kliuiev, P., Zamborlini, G., Jugovac, M., Gurdal, Y., Arx, K.v., Waltar, K., Schnidrig, S., Alberto, R., Iannuzzi, M., Feyer, V., Hengsberger, M., Osterwalder, J., and Castiglioni, L. (2019). Combined orbital tomography study of multi-configurational molecular adsorbate systems. Nature Commun 10, 5255. (10.1038/s41467-019-13254-7)

Baykusheva, D., Zindel, D., Svoboda, V., Bommeli, E., Ochsner, M., Tehlar, A., and Wörner, H.J. (2019). Real-time probing of chirality during a chemical reaction. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201907189. (

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