New projects at the SNI PhD School
Proposals for new projects in the SNI PhD School can be submitted until May 31, 2017. Please send your applications to and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. For more information, see: Flyer

Annual Report 2016
The annual report 2016 has recently been completed. It summarizes the scientific findings of all projects in the PhD School and the Nano Argovia program and provides an overview of the highlights from the entire SNI network in 2016. Download  

Get on track, stay on track
In the fall semester 2017, the University of Basel will lend a hand to early career researchers with the get on track and stay on track programs. The get on track line of funding supports doctoral students who are also mothers and fathers with verifiable family duties. Stay on track is aimed at young postdocs in the early phase of motherhood, providing temporary, targeted relief to allow them to concentrate on their research despite the new challenges they face. For more information, please contact and

Annual Meeting
This year’s Annual Meeting takes place on September 7–8 at the Lenzerheide resort. Put the date in your diaries! Further information to follow.

International Conference on Molecular Systems Engineering (ICMSE)
NCCR Molecular Systems Engineering will be organizing the first International Conference on Molecular Systems Engineering in Basel on August 27–29, 2017. More information