The Platform Mathematics, Astronomy and Physics presents news, events and thematic overviews of national relevance on astronomy, space research, and physics, especially particle physics, for an interested general public. The focus is on activities by organisations of the network of the Swiss Academy of Sciences.
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Award ceremony of the Prix Schläfli "Astronomy" 2020
The Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) has awarded the Prix Schläfli 2020 to the four most important insights gained by young researchers at Swiss universities. Olivier Müller has been awarded by the Prix Schläfli "Astronomy" 2020 for his demonstration about dwarf galaxies having not invariably chaotic motions, but could also orbit around the main axis of their parent galaxy in an orderly fashion.
19th Swiss Geoscience Meeting 2021, Geneva
The Section of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Geneva and the Platform Geosciences of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) cordially invite you to participate in the 19th Swiss Geoscience Meeting to be held on Friday, 19 November and Saturday, 20 November, 2021 in Geneva.