The Physics Section at the University of Geneva provides a lively environment where students, lecturers and researchers meet on a daily basis and work closely together.

The level of research and teaching in the Physics Section is excellent, and is highly competitive in Switzerland, Europe and across the world. UNIGE is currently in 69th position worldwide (out of 20,000) in the University of Shanghai’s classification (2013), and the Faculty of Science as a standalone is ranked in 31st place. Thanks to the outstanding quality of research at world level, the university offers a highly international and open environment, where the atmosphere is conducive to discussion and debate and generating innovative ideas.

The teaching programmes run by the Physics Section offer a comprehensive range of specialisations, with a particular focus on new applications of fundamental physics.



Agenda of the physics Section

  • SéminaireCosmic rays, anti-helium, and an old navy spotlight

    27.09.2017 11:15 – 12:15 / Ecole de Physique / Grand Auditoire A

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  • ColloqueTopological Matter and Why You Should be Interested

    02.10.2017 12:30 – 13:30 / Ecole de Physique / Auditoire Stueckelberg

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  • SéminaireCalorimetry in high energy and high intensity particle physics applications

    04.10.2017 11:15 – 12:15 / Ecole de Physique / Grand Auditoire A

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