Swiss Final 2013

The Swiss FameLab final 2013 took place on May 24, 2013 in Moods in Zurich. Nine candidates selcetd in a previous heat in Geneva were evaluated by a judging panel and by the audience. Donal Hill, PhD student at CERN Geneva, was nominated as the best Swiss FameLabber 2013. He will represent Switzerland at the Cheltenham Science Festival in the UK in June 2013. Divya Ail (University of Zurich) received the second prize and Benjamin Frisch (CERN Geneva) came up as third best. Neha Daga PhD student at the University of Zurich received the audience award.

Donal Hill «Stuff comes in lumps»


Divya Ail «Why is it so difficult to eliminate HIV»


Benjamin Frisch «Anti-matter finds cancer»


Neha Daga «Decoding viral attacks»


Hugo Day «When beams talk to machines – tuning a particle accelerator»


Sarah Louise Frazer «Beer and the brain: a dopaminergic story»


Nazim Hussain «Faster than the speed of light»


Claire Lee «Higgs-face»


Piotr Traczyk «Playing with the building blocks of the universe»