The Swiss Society for Optics and Microscopy: 1. Promotes the technical sciences in Switzerland, in particular Optics, Microscopy of all kind and Nano-Technology. 2. Encourages and promotes collaborations in these fields on a national and international level. 3. Provides information and enables the exchange of expertise through the organisation of scientific presentations, conferences and courses. 4. Represents the interests of its members in private and public institutions. The SSOM represents its members in international organisations.
The SSOM is a member of:
The SSOM is also a member of:
International Commission for Optics (ICO)
International Federation of Societies for Microscopy (IFSM)
International Committee on the Science of Photography (ICSP)
European Optical Committee (EOC)
European Optical Society (EOS)
European Microscopy Society (EMS)
SSOM members are automatically member of these associations.