Mar 30, 2016

DNP 2016 Summer School organized by the EPFL #DNPNMR

Dear DNP Community

On behalf of the Organizing Committee it’s our pleasure to invite you to attend the next DNP School 2016, which will be held from August 22tnh to August 26th in Tramelan, a little Swiss village at 900 m elevation in the Bernese Jura close to Biel, Switzerland.

The School is addressed to PhD students and young researchers and focuses on theoretical and experimental aspects of dynamic nuclear polarization in the solid state. It is organized jointly by the EPFL (Lausanne) and the Paul Scherrer Institute (Villigen). It follows earlier schools in 2008 and 2012 held at PSI and will show new aspects. 

The principles of dynamic nuclear polarization
A PhD-level summer school

Main lecturer
Prof. W. Th. Wenckebach

Invited lecturers
Prof. J. H. Ardenkjaer-Larsen, Technical University of Denmark
Prof. S. Vega, Weizmann Institute of Science
Prof. Matthew E. Merritt, The University of Texas Southwestern

It is reachable by public transport from Zürich Airport, Basel Euro Airport and Lausanne in about 2 hours.

The number of places is limited. Further information and a preregistration form is now available through the website: 

We would appreciate it if you could kindly disseminate this information to others interested in the School.

With best regards,
The organizing committee
Patrick Hautle (PSI)
Ben van den Brandt (PSI)
Arnaud Comment (EPFL)


The principles of dynamic nuclear polarization
By prof W.Th. Wenckebach
A PhD-level summer school in Tramelan, Switzerland, 22-26 August 2016
Jointly organized by EPFL (Lausanne) and Paul Scherrer Institute (Villigen)