Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Strahlenbiologie und Medizinische Physik
Société Suisse de Radiobiologie et de Physique Médicale
Società Svizzera di Radiobiologia e di Fisica Medica
Swiss Society of Radiobiology and Medical Physics

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Collections of Links

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Swiss legislation

Zeitschrift für Medizinische Physik

Scientific and Professional Organisations:
international / national Switzerland / national neighbouring countries.

History / Mailinglists / Collections of Links / Other links

Swiss legislation

Radiographs of Nature

Scientific and Professional Organisations:

- international

- national Switzerland (see also our Members' Institutes)

- national neighbouring countries (see also our Members' Institutes)


Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Figures In Radiation History

Lexikon der Forscher und Erfinder

Contributions of 20th Century Women to Physics (incl. Marie Curie)

Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen: On a New Kind of Rays

Something About X Rays for Everybody by Edward Trevert - A review published during the summer of 1896.

Marie Curie and the Science of Radioactivity

Marie Curie - short biography and selection of links

Marie Curie - Polish/French Physicist

Antoine Henri Becquerel

Rolf Sievert, the man and the unit

Louis Harold Gray (a chronology)

Radioactivity: Historical Figures incl. Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen, Antoine Henri Becquerel, Pierre and Marie Curie, Ernest Rutherford

Einstein Archives Online (many original texts in )

Wolfgang Pauli: virtuelle Ausstellung der ETHZ

Les grandes étapes de l'imagerie médicale

The First Fifty Years of Radiation Protection -- A Brief Sketch
incl. a Time line of the First 50 years of Health Physics
with A Brief Chronology of Radiation and Protection going further back in history.

AIP Center for History of Physics

Health Physics Historical Instrumentation Museum Collection

Antique X-Ray Tubes and Accessories

X-ray tubes: many high-resolution images (text in Polish) with many links to related web sites

History of the Radiation Warning Symbol (Trefoil)

The Belgian Museum of Radiology

The Museum of Questionable Medical Devices
incl. Radium Cures

DoE documentation on "Human Radiation Experiments"


AAPM Medical Physics Resource Page

Global Medical Physics Mailing List
+ Search the list Archive for subscribers only (with password)

DGMP Mailingliste
ÖGMP Mailingliste
SGSMP Mailingliste
SFPM Liste de Diffusion cannot be linked to directly - you have to find your way yourself from the SFPM start page.

Collections of Links:

Medical Physics Resources on the WEB by Martin S. Weinhous 

PhysicsWeb, including
TIPTOP : The Internet Pilot to Physics

PhysNet a directory of physics departments homepages worldwide, with search facilities for European departments.

The Biomedical Engineering Network

AAPM online: Medical Physics and Related Organisations

The Radiation Information Network

Other Links:

EMITEL: Medical Physics Dictionary (18 languages in Dec.2008)

Medical Directory (Search for Companies or Products world-wide ) / Medizin-Index (Firmen- oder Produktsuche weltweit)

Medical Physics Online : check the list of contents of the current issue of the AAPM journal - abstracts may be viewed (full articles for subscribers only).

Medical Physics Web : service provided by IoP (UK). To  view some of the articles, registration is compulsory (but free of charge).

The NIST Reference on Constants, Units, and Uncertainty
Journal of Research of NIST (full articles)

Glossary of Nuclear Science Terms
including very nice animated gifs of example nuclear processes.

Radiolabeling and Isotopic Markers

Medizin-Physik in der Physikalisch-Technischen Bundesanstalt (PTB, Braunschweig)

Slides describing the AAPM TG-51 Protocol, by D.W.O.Rogers

Download List for ACR Standards (American College of Radiology) with information related to Radiation Oncology, including some Physics facts, calculators, links and a small gallery.

PhysicsWeb by Institute of Physics Publishing

PubMed Central Free access to many journals online

The Swiss Synchrotron Light Source (SLS)
For a topical review see: R. Lewis: Medical applications of synchrotron radiation x-rays. Phys.Med.Biol. 42 (1997) 1213-1243.

Particle Therapy Newsletters
Access to back issues, lists of existing and planned therapy facilities, numbers of patients treated worldwide.

Biophysics & Cancer Therapy @ GSI (Darmstadt)

European Scientific Institute (ESI)
- located in Archamps, on the border between France and Switzerland.

In-Flight Radiation Protection
- not discussed very often, but a long term interest of Robert Barish: ask him, if you have a question.

Unterrichtsmaterialien Physik
Overhead foils for teaching purposes, incl. radiation topics.

Radiation Guide for Kids
with links to several sites with educational images and videos.

One of a Kind - A children's guide to Radiotherapy

Science humor collected by Joachim Verhagen

Jokes and Science collected by Julian Rubin

Swiss legislation:

Systematische Sammlung des Bundesrechts


Medizinprodukte: Übersichtsseite Swissmedic

Die Strahlenschutzverordnung von 1994 kann unter dem obigen Link als pdf-File heruntergeladen werden - dies ist jedoch die "Druckversion" mit tw. um 90 Grad gedrehten und deswegen am Monitor schwer lesbaren Tabellen. Laden Sie sich stattdessen die Monitorversion der Strahlenschutzverordnung herunter.

BAG-Weisungen und Merkblätter im Bereich ionisierende Strahlung (Röntgenanlagen)
BAG-Weisungen und Merkblätter im Bereich ionisierende Strahlung (radioaktive Stoffe)
BAG-Weisungen und Merkblätter im Bereich ionisierende Strahlung (Radon)
BAG-Weisungen und Merkblätter im Bereich nicht-ionisierende Strahlung (keine online am 13.4.2010)
BAG-Weisungen und Merkblätter im Bereich Strahlenschutz-Ausbildung (keine online am 13.4.2010)

Sachverständigenkurse (Liste BAG)

and finally something special :
Radiographs of nature - X-ray Art by Steven N. Meyers
Röntgenfotografie (X ray photography) by Arie van 't Riet 

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