Here are some photographs from the
30th Saas-Fee course,
which took place in Les Diablerets,
Switzerland, 3-8 April 2000, on the subject of "High Energy Spectroscopic
These photographs were taken by Poshak and Raquel
(well, actually an anonymous tourist and a waiter) and scanned by Poshak.
A couple of my own (much less interesting) photos are
Some of the course participants outside the hotel, waiting for the bus to
go to the glacier (visible in the background).
The hall where the lectures were held. The free mineral water was the most
An anonymous astronomer...
We also learnt the fine Swiss art of curling. Surprisingly, the Canadian
among us sucked...
Les Diablerets sits beneath a 3000m-high glacier. Here's the view from the top.
After just a few days, we were accomplished skiers...
I'm sure David would like me to draw attention to his
lovely floral jacket.
At the end of the course, we had time for some fine-dining in Geneva.
This is where PPARC's money goes...
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