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1 février 2019
Matias Kagias

PSI Thesis Medal goes to Dr. Matias Kagias

The PSI Thesis Medal is awarded every second year to the best PhD thesis performed at the Paul Scherrer Institut. Matias received the prize for his excellent thesis entitled "Direct Self-Imaging Methods for X-ray Differential Phase and Scattering Imaging". Congratulations!

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14 septembre 2018
Multi-projection imaging

TOMCAT paper on hard X-ray multi-projection imaging published

The TOMCAT team in collaboration with scientists from CFEL, MaxIV and ESRF developed a method for hard X-ray multi-projection imaging, using a single crystal to split the beam into multiple beams with different directions.

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6 novembre 2016
GigaFRoST Logo

New TOMCAT paper: The GigaFRoST camera and readout system

The PSI in-house developed GigaFRoST high-speed camera and readout system is available for fast imaging experiments at the TOMCAT beamline, opening up exciting new possibilities for the observation of fast dynamic phenomena with X-ray tomography.

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31 May 2017

Carolina Arboleda and Zhentian Wang just returned from an exciting beamtime at SSRF in Shanghai

The purpose of this visit was to measure several microcalcification-containing human breast tissue samples obtained from a hospital in Shanghai.

 

26 February 2017

Marco Stampanoni appointed member of the SESAME SAC

The SESAME (Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Application in the Middle East) Council appointed Marco Stampanoni as Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee.

 

2 February 2017

Marco Stampanoni appointed member of the LINXS SAB

The newly created Lund Institute for Neutron and X-ray Science (LINXS) has elected Marco Stampanoni as a member of its Scientific Advisory Board.

 

5 January 2017

New TOMCAT paper

A paper on Applied Physics Letter introducing a dual phase grating interferometer with dark-field tunability is out now.

 

4 January 2017

New TOMCAT paper

A paper on Optics Express describing STED properties of selected inorganic scintillators is out.

 

3 January 2017

New TOMCAT paper

A paper on Optics Express introducing SSED (Stimulated Scintillation Emission and Depletion) X-ray imaging is out.

 

28 November 2016

Marco Stampanoni appointed member of the ALBA SAC

The ALBA synchrotron in Barcelona, appointed Marco Stampanoni as a member of its Scientific Advisory Committee.

 

28 September 2016

New grant

Zhentian Wang receives a PSI-CROSS grant for the investigation of fuel-cells with dark-field imaging, in collaboration with the team of F. Büchi at PSI.

 

19 August 2016

New Award

Congratulations to Matias Kagias for winning the Werner Meyer-Ilse Memorial Award.

 

1 July 2016

New grant

Marco Stampanoni receives an ERC-PoC grant to further develop grating interferometry.

 

30 April 2016

New SNF grant

Federica Marone receives an SNF grant for the tomographic investigation of fuel cells, in collaboration with the team of F. Büchi at PSI.