Post-docs at Football Game

On November 26th, 2015 group members attended the FC Basel – AC Fiorentina game at the Sankt Jacob-Park in Basel. Led by locals Marcus Wyss and Ben Herzog, Nicola Rossi, Floris Braakman, Denis Vasyukov, Boris Gross, and Martino Poggio rooted for the local team from the Muttenzerkurve.  The Europa League game ended 2-2.




  • Bike Tour 2018

    On Friday, May 11th, 2018, the group went on a day-long bicycle tour of nearby Alsace, France.

  • Davide, Martino, and the Probe

    Prof. Poggio and Ph.D. student Davide Cadeddu are shown here with our custom-made 3He scanning probe microscope.

  • Nanowires as Scanning Force Sensors

    A new type of atomic force microscope (AFM) uses nanowires as tiny sensors. Unlike standard AFM, the device with a nanowire sensor enables measurements of both the size and direction of forces.

  • SNI Video 2014

    In December 2014, the group was featured in a Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI) video on the Masters and Ph.D. school on nanoscience here at the University of Basel. (Video)

  • Group Kart Outing

    On the afternoon of Thursday the 25.11.2021, the group took some time to go karting.