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Visitor Centre psi forum
Experience research live

The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is the largest research centre for natural and engineering sciences in Switzerland.

You too can experience research live – two offers are available. You can explore the Visitor Centre psi forum, with its interactive exhibits on your own, or sign up for a guided tour as part of a group.


News

21.03.2014

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New exhibit in the psi forum

In 2016 the x-ray laser SwissFEL will begin operating at PSI. At the interactive multimedia table about SwissFEL discover the new large-scale research facility already today. Explore the 740 metre long facility and its future environment on a scale of 1:400 on an area spanning 4 x 1.8 metres. Find out more about the technology behind the x-ray free-electron laser and the challenges encountered during its construction. Learn about the important research questions of the future and how SwissFEL can help to answer them.

Regular offer

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Public tours

At certain times, individuals or small groups can visit the site of a research subject. The public tours are in german only.

The next event:
01.10.2014

Further information on the offering "Public Tours for Individuals"

 
 

Contact

Paul Scherrer Institute
Visitor Centre psi forum
5232 Villigen PSI
Switzerland

Phone:
+41 56 310 21 00
E-Mail:
psiforum@psi.ch

Opening hours

The psi forum Visitors’ Centre is open at the following times:
Mon–Fri: 1-5 pm and Sun: 1-5 pm

Admission is free. There is no need to book.

Brochures


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Order the psi forum broschures or a complete documentation about PSI: Order print copy

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