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Many paths lead to the energy future

How can Switzerland achieve the energy transition? PSI researchers provide answers with a unique computer model.

Making tumour diagnosis kinder to kidneys

Improved method thanks to a molecular trick

“A race against time”

At a conference the international ice core science community discusses the latest developments in their field.

The Jungfraujoch aerosol detectives

Aside from its stunning landscape, the Jungfraujoch also provides an ideal location to research the impact of aerosols on our climate.

The gold medal and a handshake from the Federal Councillor

SwissSkills names PSI electronics technician Melvin Deubelbeiss the best apprenticeship graduate in his field.

A warm intrusion in the Arctic causes extreme pollution levels

The Paul Scherrer Institute, PSI, is the largest research institute for natural and engineering sciences within Switzerland.

The Paul Scherrer Institute

The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is a research institute for natural and engineering sciences, conducting cutting-edge research in the fields of matter and materials, energy and the environment and human health. By performing fundamental and applied research, we work on sustainable solutions for the major challenges facing society, science and the economy.

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