natural sciences

natural sciences

Chemistry - Feb 12
Seeking to address fluoride contamination in drinking water, chemical engineers at EPFL have developed a portable and user-friendly device that can measure fluoride concentration accurately and reliably. Adding fluoride to water has been common practice in a number of countries, including the US, Australia, Brazil, Malaysia, India and Vietnam.
Chemistry - Pharmacology - Feb 1
Chemistry - Pharmacology

When researchers make a new discovery, they tend to only publish the results of their successful experiments.

Earth Sciences - Jan 31
Earth Sciences

The Mont Terri Rock Laboratory, lying to the north of Saint-Ursanne in the canton of Jura, is located at a depth of around 300 metres underground.

Continuing education for scientists and academics

The following sections give you an overview of activities in natural sciences in Switzerland.