Summer School – applications now accepted

This year’s FIT4NANO summer school takes place from 11-16 August 2024 in Thun, Switzerland. Participants can expect five full days of lectures, hands-on training, and lab visits. 

Confirmed trainers & topics so far:

  • Katja Höflich, Ferdinand-Braun-Institut – FIBID application and simulation
  • Gregor Hlawacek, HZDR – FIB Instrumentation
  • Florent Houdellier, CEMES-CNRS – Charged Particle Optics
  • Silvan Kretschmer, HZDR – Introduction to Simulation methods
  • Lex Pillatsch, Tofwerk – SIMS, TOFSIMS
  • Valentine Riedo-Grimaudo, Tofwerk –  fibTOF applications
  • Ivo Utke, EMPA – FIBID application and simulation
  • James Whitby, Tofwerk – Post-processing of data 

All information is available at

Applications can now be submitted at

The application deadline is Wednesday, 1st of May. Selected candidates will receive a stipend to cover their expenses.