The CASA center is funded by the “Board of the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology (ETH Board)” and the “Swiss University Conference (SUC)”.


The national SwissSIMS ion microprobe represents an investment of about 6MCHF and was co-financed by the “Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)”. It has been acquired by a consortium of scientists from University of Lausanne (UNIL), Geneva (UNIGE), Bern (UNIBE) and of Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETHZ).

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The NanoSIMS N50L instrument (4MCHF) has been funded by an “European Research Council (ERC)” project and the “Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de LAusanne (EPFL)”.