Contacts & practical information

The research and teaching activities of the laboratory take place at two locations.

Research and advanced teaching :

Laboratoire d’Astrophysique
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Observatoire de Sauverny
CH – 1290 Versoix

Physically, the Observatory is located between Versoix and Sauverny (15 km north of Geneva), chemin des Maillettes 51.

A shuttle service between Versoix train station and Sauverny Observatory is provided. See Information shuttle.

Also check public bus line U from Versoix station Stop “observatoire”


Undergraduate teaching :

EPFL Campus, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland Faculty of Basic Sciences, Institute of Physics

BSP “Cubotron” building

Secretariat at EPFL Campus, office 608 BSP

Wednesdays 9:30 – 5pm

Tel +41 21 693 04 63