Our RefFIT project won the final of the Venture Kick 2023 competition
Our RefFIT team (Iris Crassee, Nicole Ruckstuhl, Willem Rischau) wins the third stage of Venture Kick and is rewarded 150'000 CHF for a future startup Speqqle, focused on a further developement and commercialization of this innovative software invented by Alexey Kuzmenko 20 years ago. We...
Our collaboration with MIRO analytical supported by Innosuisse
The Swiss Innovation Agency - Innosuisse has supported a collaborative project between our group and MIRO analytical, a Swiss company specialized in monitoring of air pollution.
RefFIT is supported by Venture Kick
Five projects, including RefFIT, win Venture Kick's first stage of financial and entrepreneurial support for offering a complete no-code model-based analysis solution reducing the need for lengthy calibrations in material analysis. We again congratulate Iris Crassee her team.
Iris Crassee tells about her project (RefFIT) to the French Minister of Higher Education and Research in the presence of high-ranked officials including the Rector of the UNIGE
On Monday February 13, 2023, Sylvie Retailleau, the French Minister of Higher Education and Research, was visiting the University of Geneva. Accompanied by a delegation including in particular the Ambassador of France to Switzerland and the Rector of the UNIGE (Prof. Yves Flückiger), the member...
Problem of the month (Jan. 2023) – Making a sphere more attractive
Gravitational field at the surface of a uniform lead sphere is 100 nm/s2. What is the maximum field achievable by its incompressible deformation? Answers please send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr. Yixi Zhou finished her postdoc contract (Dec. 2022)
Yixi finished her contract in our group and left to China. We wish her the very best in her future career!
FIF Funding boosts five new projects including RefFIT
Five new promising projects have been awarded by the Fongit Innovation Fund (FIF). Among them, RefFIT received a grant loan.
Problem of the month (Nov. 2022) – Moving teslameter
Electric current flows in a wire, such that the conducting particles (electrons) acquire the drift velocity v. A teslameter at rest with respect to the wire measures magnetic field of 1 T. What field is it going to measure when moving with the speed v, while being at the same distance from the...
Problem of the month (Oct. 2022) – Equilateral Triangle
ABC is a triangle with AB=BC=AC=3 cm. D and E are two different points such that AD=AE=4 cm, BD=BE=5 cm and CD=CE=6 cm. Determine the length of DE. Answers please send to email@example.com.
Giuliano Esposito has transited from a Master student to a PhD student !
Our group member, Giuliano Esposito has brilliantly defended on October the 14th2022 his Master work entitled "Finite Element Method to model SNOM signal". Starting from the 1st of December, he will start his PhD study in our group!