Nano Image Award

Each fall, the SNI seeks to collect – and award prizes for – the best images from the nano world, and this year is no exception. Please send your photos of nano and micro structures, stating the title, description and scale, by October 15, 2018 to

The SNI management team will choose the three best photos, which will each be awarded CHF 300. We look forward to receiving your images and will announce the winners of this year’s Nano Image Award in SNI update and on our webpage.


Call for Nano Argovia projects

It’s that time again. You can submit proposals for the SNI’s Nano Argovia applied research program up until September 30, 2018.

All of the necessary information can be found at:







Informative and entertaining

Do you know about the new newsletter from the Association of Nano Students? If not, it’s well worth a read. You’ll gain an insight into the students’ lives, learn about exciting approaches to nanotechnology research, get to know various scientists, and undoubtedly enjoy a joke or two. 






Outreach activities

If you are interested in the activities of the SNI’s outreach team, a short video shows how and where we are engaged.