Horst Pick

CH B2 398 (Bâtiment CH)
Station 6
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site:  Web site:  https://www.psi.ch/cpm

BCH 3311 (Batochime UNIL)
Av. François-Alphonse Forel 3
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site:  Web site:  https://www.epfl.ch/schools/sb/scgc/

Administrative data

Teaching & PhD


Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering

PhD Students

Zanchetta Enio Daniel,

Past EPFL PhD Students

Baud Olivia , Dahoun Thamani ,


Chemosensory receptors: Applications for biosensors and medical therapies

The course aims at providing insight into the cellular and molecular basis of smell and taste with specific emphasis on how molecules are detected by these chemosensory systems.

Biotechnology lab (for CGC)

This laboratory-training course is designed to give students a comprehensive insight into laboratory research techniques in the field of biotechnology and pharmaceutical biotechnology with practices employed in the industry. Accompanying lectures provide the theoretical background.

Pharmaceutical biotechnology

The course focuses on the development and application of biotechnology-based approaches to human diseases. It provides current information on the engineering and pharmaceutical production of highly specific therapeutic proteins, vaccines, and other important €œbiologicals€ at an industrial scale.

Project in biotechnology

Completing a project in biotechnology in a research lab of choice.