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Nicola Spaldin wins Marcel Benoist Prize

Nicola Spaldin, Professor of Materials Theory at the ETH Zurich, has been awarded the Swiss Science Prize Marcel Benoist for her ground-breaking research into multiferroic materials. Continue

  • Places available in SNSF media courses

    Explaining your research in an easily understandable way and speaking confidently in front of the camera and microphone: the media courses will get you up to speed!


  • Horizons: A fresh look at school

    The latest Horizons goes back to school: it looks at what research knows about learning and how scientific insights are integrated into teaching.


  • Nobel Prize winners funded by the SNSF

    The Nobel Prize awarded to Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz rewards pioneering work in Switzerland on exoplanets. Work which the SNSF has been supporting for a long time.


  • Analysing green pea galaxies

    Geneva-based astronomer Anne Verhamme wins the Marie Heim-Vögtlin prize 2019.


  • Four years of independent research

    78 young researchers have been awarded Ambizione grants in 2019. These awards provide funding for SNSF projects at higher education institutions and other research institutions in Switzerland.


  • CHIST-ERA: call announcement 2019

    Since 2010, the European network CHIST-ERA has supported research collaborations in Europe in information and communication sciences and technologies.