News

 

Award for pioneering work in ultrafast laser science

— Edoardo Baldini wins the 2019 APS Carl E. Anderson

Lars Mewes gets a SNF early mobility grant

— Congrats to Lars Mewes for receiving the SNF early mobility price with which he will join the mumos group at TU Munich. All the best for your future!

Best oral presentation during the SCS fall meeting by Oliviero

— Best oral presentation during the SCS fall meeting by Oliviero

ERC Starting Grant 2019

— Giulia Mancini has won an ERC Starting Grant 2019

Former EPFL PhD student wins IBM Prize of the SPS

— Congratulations to our former PhD student Edoardo Baldini for winning the IBM Prize of the Swiss Physical Society.

Vidi grant from NWO

— Congratulations to Giulia Mancini for winning the VIDI grant at the Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials (RUG, NE)

Twisting whirlpools of electrons

— Using a novel approach, EPFL physicists have been able to create ultrafast electron vortex beams, with significant implications for fundamental physics, quantum computing, future data-storage, and even certain medical treatments.

Broad-Band Ultraviolet CD Spectroscopy of Ultrafast Peptide Backbone

— Collaboration with the University of Zürich

Study on black phosporus

— 2D materials

Collaborative LACUS study on black phosporus

— LSE and LSU published a collaborative LACUS study on black phosporus

February 2018
February 2018

Majed Chergui has been elected Foreign Member of the Royal Spanish Academy of Sciences (Real Academia de Ciencias). The achievement is highlighted in the EPFL SB news.

January 2018

In TiO2, electron cooling in the conduction band occurs in less than 50 fs!
Read our new article published on ACS Photonicsand highlighted on EPFL SB news:

Edoardo Baldini, Tania Palmieri, Enrico Pomarico, Gerald Auböck, and Majed Chergui

“Clocking the Ultrafast Electron Cooling in Anatase Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles.”

ACS Photonics 11th January 2018.

LASERLAB Forum

The 24th issue of the Laserlab Newsletter “LASERLAB Forum” is published featuring an article by Edoardo Baldini and Majed Chergui (LSU) on the absorption of light by titanium dioxide.

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2017