The platform MAP incorporates societies and scientifique bodies dedicated to the areas of mathematics, astronomy and physics. It supports the organisations’ activities and coordinates and promotes research and education in the field of mathematics, astronomy and physics.

Image: ESO
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Image: Hubble Heritage Team, ESA, NASA

The Platform MAP groups together the three disciplines Mathematics, Astronomy and Physics. It is one of the six platforms of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT). It is lead by a Presidium and includes 10 societies, 4 commissions and 11 national committees or contact points of international scientific organisations. Those form together the MAP Plenum.


Platform Mathematics, Astronomy and Physics (Platform MAP)
House of Academies
PO Box
3001 Bern

+41 31 306 93 65