The Division of Analytical Sciences

The Division of Analytical Sciences (DAS) of the Swiss Chemical Society is a forum for analytical chemistry in the chemical sciences, materials science and the life sciences. The DAS has around 600 members.


The aims of the DAS are

  • to promote all aspects of analytical chemistry and analytical sciences in Switzerland
  • to disseminate information through the organization or sponsorship of meetings, seminars, workshops and lectures
  • to provide a forum for knowledge transfer and discussion and for interdisciplinary collaborations
  • to highlight the importance of analytical chemistry in research and education, industry, commerce and politics
  • to establish and maintain links with professional societies and institutions in Switzerland and abroad

Benefits for Members

  • Networking and international contacts
  • Latest information and news published on our webpage
  • Travel grants for students and postdocs
  • Reduced fees for DAS and GDCh workshops and conferences
  • Training courses (see separate brochure)
  • Free web access to the journal «Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry»

Become a member of DAS

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DAS board

Annual reports

History of the DAS