Experimental Innovation Award 2016 goes to Simon Birrer, Prof. Refregier's Cosmology Research Group
Every year the department of physics awards the prize for the best innovation in the Advanced Lab. Eligible are students, PhD-students, postdocs, assistants, professors, as well as other members of the department. This year Simon Birrer was awarded for his work on the final implementation of the Advanced Student Lab in Astronomy.
More information on the lab itself is available on the following website: http://www.astro.ethz.ch/education/vp-asl-astro.html. For further information on past awards please view the following page: http://vp.phys.ethz.ch/index.php?page=award.