09/23 ERC Starting Grant for Edgar Steenstra

Congratulation to Edgar Steenstra, who got funded with an ERC starting grant. Edgar will take the grant to TU Delft in the Netherlands. We wish him all the best for the future.

09/23 Service anniversary Andrew Hardes

Andrew Hardes has been with the university for 40 years. As a friendly face in the electronic workshop of the institute, he is indispensable! Congratulations on the service anniversary and we are happy to have him with us!

07/23 Welcome Artur Wins

We look forward to welcoming Artur Wins to the Institute of Mineralogy! In the future, he will support the institute as part of the team in the electrical workshop.

07/23 Paul Niggli Medal 2023 - Chris Renggli

Our congratulations go to Christian Renggli, who is the recipient of the Paul Niggli Medal for the year 2023. The Paul NIggli Medal is one of the most prestigious price for early career researchers in Switzerland. He will receive the medal at the Swiss Geoscience meeting in Medrisio (CH).

06/2023 Welcome Niccolò Satta

We are happy to welcome Niccolò Satta at the Institute of Mineralogy! He will support the institute as a temporary academic advisor in experimental mineral physics.

05/2023 Welcome Pilar Valsera Moreno and Camilla Sani

We welcome Pilar Valsera Moreno as a new doctoral student in the Mineralogy group. We also welcome Camilla Sani as a new post-doc in Andreas Stracke's working group!