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CHIPP is an association uniting researchers active in particle, astroparticle and nuclear physics in Switzerland. It strengthens the Swiss participation in international projects and committees, coordinates research and teaching activities in Switzerland, and promotes public awareness of the field.more

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In memoriam Roland Engfer, December 5, 1934 - October 18, 2021

Roland Engfer, Professor Emeritus for Experimental Physics at the University of Zurich, has died on October 18th at the age of 86 years Roland Engfer was a Professor of Experimental Physics at the Physics Institute of the University of Zurich from 1975 until his retirement in 2001.

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read the full elogy on the University of Zurich website.


  • Particle Physics


Swiss Institute of Particle Physics (CHIPP)
c/o Prof. Dr. Michele Weber
University of Bern
Laboratory for High Energy Physics LHEP
Sidlerstrasse 5
3012 Bern