Prix Schläfli

Plume Grand Duc - Prix Schläfli
Immagine: Caspar Klein

Rewarding the best Swiss PhDs in the natural sciences

The Prix Schläfli of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) is one of the oldest prizes in Switzerland. Since the first awarding in 1866, 104 young talents in different natural science disciplines have been distinguished.


Prix Schläfli 2018 Biologie: Hester Sheehan
Prix Schläfli 2018 in Biology: Hester Sheehan

Those who frequent nightclubs know that when they wear white, their clothes take on a special glow in UV light. But researchers took a long time to realise that plants