The Section


The Physics Section awards the following prizes:

Ch.-E. Guye Prize Rewards the best physics bachelor’s degree in physics every year (CHF 1,500)
J. Wurth 1 Prize Rewards the best master’s project in physics every year (CHF 2,000)
J. Wurth 2 Prize Rewards the best physics thesis every year (CHF 2,500) 
Vacheron Constantin Prize  rewards the best work carried out during the year in astronomy, physics or mathematics (wristwatch)

The decisions are made in October-November every year.

In 2018-2019 the prizes were awarded to


Prix Ch.-E. Guye Prix J. Wurth 1

Aude Hussy


Giacomo Morpurgo

Best Master Thesis



 Prix J. Wurth 2


 Geoffrey Gaulier

Best PhD Thesis