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    26.08.16 — Mediacom EPFL and the Defitech Foundation are committed to putting technology to work for disabled people. At the Clinique Romande de Réadaptation in Sion, EPFL has created a chair for Friedhelm Hummel, a globally renowned expert in post-stroke rehabilitation. Read the whole article
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    26.08.16 — Languages Center Register online at langues.epfl.ch before 20 September 2016. Read the whole article
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    25.08.16 — Center for Neuroprosthetics Congratulations to Dr Marco Capogrosso and Dr Tomislav Milekovic who both succeeded in obtaining an SNF Ambizione Grant for their research projects.  Read the whole article
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    25.08.16 — Laboratory of Astrophysics 23 August 2016. ESO has signed an agreement with a consortium led by the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) to build 4MOST, a unique, next-generation spectroscopic instrument, which will be mounted on the Visible and Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy (VISTA) at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in northern Chile. 4MOST, the 4-metre Multi-Object Spectroscopic Telescope, is expected to collect approximately 75 million spectra over its planned fifteen-year lifetime. Read the whole article
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    25.08.16 — Soil Mechanics Laboratory The LMS is looking for a Postdoctoral research fellow to develop a research program on experimental geomechanics applied to CO2 sequestration. Read the whole article
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    25.08.16 — Mediacom Solar energy can be stored by converting it into hydrogen. But current methods are too expensive and don’t last long. Using commercially available solar cells and none of the usual rare metals, researchers at EPFL and CSEM have now designed a device that outperforms in stability, efficiency and cost. Read the whole article
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    25.08.16 — SV | Life Sciences With a virtual-reality experiment, EPFL neuroscientists have shown how the brain receives heartbeat signals to produce bodily self-consciousness. Read the whole article
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    24.08.16 — Massive open online courses Moocs Learn about plasma applications from nuclear fusion powering the sun, to making integrated circuits, to generating electricity. Read the whole article
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    24.08.16 — Massive open online courses Moocs Learn the basics of plasma, one of the fundamental states of matter, and the different types of models used to describe it, including fluid and kinetic. Read the whole article
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    24.08.16 — SB | Basic Sciences Professor Emeritus Tudor Ratiu, who recently retired from EPFL and is now working at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, is the new 2016 “Tullio Levi-Civita Prize” winner. Read the whole article