News archive of the PSI User Office

4 September 2023

ReMade@ARI Call Announcement

ReMade@ARI is happy to announce its second call for proposals for 2023! 

As a hub dedicated to developing new materials for a circular economy, ReMade@ARI provides scientists exploring the properties and structures of recyclable materials with coordinated access to more than 50 European analytical research infrastructures. 

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17 July 2023

FELFEL: a new catering offer at PSI

FELFEL - a new catering service that offers fresh locally produced meals is available now 24/7 in Cafeteria Time-Out (PSI  West). In addition, the PSI restaurant has re-opened for dinner (Mon-Fri).

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3 February 2023

Proposals with Russian participation

Due to the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, PSI cannot accept proposals for beam time and visits from scientists affiliated to organisations based in Russia or Belarus until further notice.

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31 August 2022

Cashlessly money upload of PSI badge

It is now possible to upload your PSI badge cashless directly with your credit card. The respective machine is located in the entrance area of the PSI restaurant OASE. 

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17 February 2022

Restrictions to enter Switzerland have been disposed

As of 17 February 2022 Switzerland has disposed all COVID-related restrictions to enter the country. For the time being certificates for vaccination or negative tests are no longer required.

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10 February 2022

ESUO questionnaire on impacts of absence of TNA funding

ESUO, the European Synchrotron and FEL Users Organisation, has launched a questionnaire on the Possible impacts of the absence of TransNational Access (TNA) funding for the user community. ESUO, in cooperation with LEAPS, kindly asks you as users of photon facilities to fill in that questionnaire.

The outcome of the questionnaire will empower ESUO to continue advocating both to the European Commission and to the National Funding Agencies for TNA funding for all science topics and for all scientists.

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3 January 2022

Reduced capacity PSI guesthouse

There will be some substantial renovation work be going on in the PSI guesthouse until middle of March, which causes a significantly smaller capacity mainly in January and February. 

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