PSI, Paul Scherrer Institute

PSI, Paul Scherrer Institute
Villigen
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Location: Villigen
Affiliation : Conseil des EPF / ETH Rat
Medicine Apr 27
Medicine
Protons can accurately target and eliminate cancerous cells by erasing their genetic substance DNA. Doctors at the Centre for Proton Therapy at the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI use protons to treat patients with deep-seated tumours or ocular cancer.
Physics Apr 12

They have two e-mail addresses, two offices, and two filing cabinets in two locations: Around 60 of the researchers at PSI are at the same time professors or lecturers at a Swiss university.

Computer Science Mar 16
Computer Science

Researchers of the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI have made detailed 3-D images of a commercially available computer chip.

Environment Feb 28
Environment

With increasing expansion of solar and wind plants, integrating irregularly generated power into the existing energy system is becoming a challenge.

Chemistry Apr 6
Chemistry

This year the first pilot experiments are starting at the free-electron X-ray laser SwissFEL. This new large-scale research facility of the PSI will generate very short pulses of X-ray light with the characteristics of laser light.

Medicine Mar 14
Medicine

Tumours of the eye are rare. Yet for those affected, they mean a stroke of fate that involves not only the loss of vision but often the whole eye as well.

Microtechnics Feb 9
Microtechnics

The Laboratory for Energy Systems Analysis at the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is investigating how Switzerland's electricity supply might look, up to the year 2050, under a variety of boundary conditions.