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2020 Winter School “Nanoparticles: from fundamentals to applications in life sciences”

02-07 February, 2020 – Kandersteg, Switzerland

The CCMX Winter School will once again take place in Kandersteg, Switzerland and aims to bring together a group of no more than 24 PhD students from various research institutions. This course is designed to cover a series of important scientific aspects regarding the development, characterisation and application of nanoparticles for medical applications and to provide an in-depth review of their corresponding fundamentals. It aims to offer a skill set relevant to the participants’ research projects and future careers.


Hotel Alfa Soleil, Dorfstrasse 99, 3718 Kandersteg (hotel website)

Practical Information

This course may be validated for 2 ECTS credits in the doctoral programmes of EPFL and ETH Zurich, after acceptance by the corresponding institution. Full attendance and involvement in the group assignment is mandatory for students seeking credit.

Participation Fees

1,000 CHF for PhD students from EPFL, ETHZ, Empa, PSI and CSEM

1,300 CHF for PhD students from other institutions and other academic researchers

2,000 CHF for all other students

Accommodation and meals are included in the fees. VAT as well as a bank transfer fee of CHF12 may apply in some cases.

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