Alumni 50th: programme of the Physics section


Dear Physics alumni,

Not very long ago you were sitting in the classrooms of your School and spent all your days studying.

The EPFL’s 50th anniversary is a good opportunity for us to welcome you back to your lecture halls to meet your teachers, classmates, discover what is happening in your section today and share a lunch together. See you on Saturday, November 9!



From 09h30: Welcome at Rolex Learning Centre

09h45-10h30: Welcome coffee in front of CE4 room

10h30-12h00: Presentations and speeches
At room CE 4 (Centre Est)
– Welcome by the Director of the Physics Section, Prof. Nicolas Grandjean
– Beginning of the Physics Section at EPFL until now:
– Speeches of the professors emeritus André Châtelain and Willy Benoit and Prof. Jean-Philippe Ansermet
– Presentation of the ITP (International Physicists Tournament) by the students
– New lecture halls experiments
– Quizz in the 2019 way
– with the cartoons of Adrien Miqueu (Alumni 2016) and the music band “Tsha-Coo” with the professors emeritus Davor Pavuna and Wolf-Dieter Schneider

12h00-14h00: Lunch in your section with the professors, students and PhD students


We hope to see you all on November 9th!
The Direction of your Physics Section