Excursion to the SwissFEL
Visitor Centre psi forum at Paul Scherrer Institute
Friday, 2 September 2016, 09.00 – 16.00h
Prior online registration is required via the following link. Number of participants is limited to 90 and they will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis. Applicants are kindly asked to book their own accommodation in Basel. Registration fee does not include lunch at the PSI.
A few words from the organizers
Excursion to the construction site of the SwissFEL. The Paul Scherrer Institute is constructing a new scientific large-scale facility – the SwissFEL X-ray free-electron laser. This will provide new opportunities for cutting-edge Swiss research. The SwissFEL is scheduled to go into operation at the end of 2016. For more information please see
www.psi.ch/media/swissfel and www.psi.ch/swissfel/swissfel.
Please take note that the SwissFEL building is still under construction. It is obligatory to wear closed, solid shoes (no sandals or high heels).
Preliminary program of the excursion:
|09:00||Departure from Basel by bus|
|10:15 – 10:30||Arrival at PSI (Educational Center OSGA)|
|10:30 – 10:50||Welcome address (OSGA)|
|10:50 – 13:00||Excursions on the SwissFEL site|
|13:00 – 14:00||Lunch at the OASE restaurant (self-service, not included)|
|14:00 – 14:20||Possibility to attend the PSI visitors’ center PSI-Forum|
|14:30||Departure of the bus back to Basel|
|~16:00||Arrival to Basel|
Denis Sheptyakov (denis.sheptyakov[at]psi.ch)