March 2020: Felix defended his PhD thesis, congratulations Dr. Rost!
July/November 2019: Michelle defended her PhD thesis and received a distinction for her PhD. Congratulations Dr. Schorer, well done!
March 2019: Niko defended his PhD thesis. Congratulations Dr. Rakebrandt!
November 2018: Nicole is elected into the EMBO Young Investigator Program
November 2018: Kathi defended her PhD thesis. Congratulations Dr. Lambert!
September 2018: Niko wins Best Poster Award at the ECI in Amsterdam. Congratulations Niko!
August 2018: Thanks to Felix’s analytical skills we contribute to the exhibition ‘100 Ways of Thinking’ with a room sized tSNE plot. Explore the exhibition until November 4th 2018 https://www.100ways.uzh.ch/en.html.
July 2018: Nicole is featured in a summer series from ‘Echo der Zeit’ on Swiss national radio that highlights the diversity of research in Switzerland. Listen to the interview https://www.srf.ch/play/radio/popupaudioplayer?id=0e2aee95-e008-43b5-b7cb-15bb43833063.
January 2018: The WEF Young Scientists Community launches its code of ethics http://widgets.weforum.org/coe/.
Read the Editorial in Nature https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-02516-x?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20180302&spMailingID=56095976&spUserID=MTM0NTA2ODU3MDE3S0&spJobID=1360109627&spReportId=MTM2MDEwOTYyNwS2
March 2017: We welcome a group of 4 year olds to the lab to explore the world of bacteria and microbes. Download the coloring page here Coloring_bugs.pdf (PDF, 1 MB)
June 2016: Nicole speaks at the World Economic Forum Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin, China https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9FEqzyt8QAM&list=PL7m903CwFUgktJnTowH4fF04U67Pm0jA3&index=2&t=27s
May 2016: Nicole gets elected into the World Economic Forum Young Scientists Community https://www.weforum.org/communities/young-scientists
May 2016: Nicole gives her inaugural lecture