News & Scientific Highlights


More light in the darkness

Large Research Facilities Particle physics IMPACT CHRISP

At PSI, researchers want to fill the missing gaps in the Standard Model of particle physics with the help of the large research facilities.

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A two-part upgrade for the proton accelerator

Large Research Facilities Materials research Medical Science Particle physics Radiopharmacy IMPACT CHRISP

A two-part upgrade is planned for HIPA starting in 2025. Preparations are already under way.

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Crivelli and Prokscha

Making sense of the muon’s misdemeanours

An exotic atom called muonium could explain why muons won’t stick to the rules, believe researchers using the Swiss Muon Source at Paul Scherrer Institute PSI.

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IMPACT on track

IMPACT was awarded the highest ranking in the SNSF evaluation.

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Update on the Status of HIMB

A workshop to discuss and further develop the science case for the High Intensity Muon Beams (HIMB) has been held.


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Cristina Müller and Nick van der Meulen

Terbium Triumph

Bench-to-bedside successes: Fruitful collaborations at PSI’s Center for Radiopharmaceutical Sciences make bringing Terbium-161 to the clinic a reality.

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