SNI doctoral students at the Technopark Aargau

Doctoral students at the SNI PhD School generally work on questions of basic science. However, they are also interested in applied research and in the transfer of knowledge and technology into industry. On a visit to the Technopark Aargau in Brugg in February 2018, the doctoral students gained an insight into the world of start-ups […]

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Nanoscience in the Snow

Since the SNI PhD School was founded in 2012, the “Nanoscience in the Snow” (NiS) Winter School has been a regular part of the program. This three-day meeting offers doctoral students an ideal opportunity to exchange ideas about their research, broaden their horizons, network with scientific guests, and enjoy both the snow and each others’ […]

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Announcements

Call for PhD School projects You can submit proposals for new PhD projects until 31 May, 2018. More information under: https://nanoscience.ch/wp-content/uploads/sites/8/2018/04/sniphd_call2018.pdf   Annual Report 2017 The SNI’s Annual Report is now available for all interested parties on the SNI website. The first part describes some of the highlights of the past year in clear language […]

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Media releases and Uni News from SNI members

University of Basel, 23 January, 2018. Optical nanoscope allows imaging of quantum dots Physicists have developed a technique based on optical microscopy that can be used to create images of atoms on the nanoscale. In particular, the new method allows the imaging of quantum dots in a semiconductor chip. Together with colleagues from the University […]

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