Scientists in different research fields certainly see the world at different scales. When I was working in a colloidal… Read more Tales of the lab: 5 Size matters
(my own version)
Safety rules are (or should be) universal. When safety issues are raised we are all equal. Aren’t we all “hurt… Read more International Safety Licence?
Experimentalists are in many ways different from theorists. Those behind their lab benches and those behind the black board. Earlier… Read more Experimentalists : trust what you see.
Switzerland is a very conservative place. However, it is also very modern, international, open minded. The culture of perfection and… Read more [She] May be a hundred different things
I was attending a conference when I found a box with stickers. I liked the idea. But then, that one… Read more Stereotypes: how can you be more wrong?
Oscilloscopes! I haven’t used oscilloscopes since what I feel is a century. In reality, maybe 4 years. What I mostly… Read more Tales of the lab: 4 Memories of junior years
Going to a synchrotron facility always feels like being a real scientist. Even after spending so many years in super… Read more Tales of the lab: 3 A day at the synchrotron
I’ve spent so many years now in environments where women are not the predominant gender. Even though we were 50%… Read more Welcoming women in scientific labs: very little things.