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yesterday — Mediacom Summer Series on Student Projects: For seven weeks, Laetitia Laub and Eric Paic, two physics students at EPFL, put aside thoughts of sun and relaxation in order to spend their time at the Sauverny observatory at Versoix (GE), star-gazing and researching. Read the whole article
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03.08.15 — Information Systems The IT Security and the VPSI Communication teams are pleased to announce the publication of “The Little Illustrated Guide to IT Security – How to be prepared for cyber attacks”. Read the whole article
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03.08.15 — Mediacom EPFL scientists have been able to produce footage of the evolution of living cells at a nanoscale resolution by combining atomic force microscopy and an a super resolution optical imaging system that follows molecules that have been made to blink. Read the whole article
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31.07.15 — Research Office The European Commission adopted on July 28 the ERC Work Programme 2016. It forsees EURO 1.67 billion for grants to top researchers from anywhere in the world who are ready to come or to stay in Europe to pursue their breakthrough ideas (ERC Press Release, July 29, 2015). Read the whole article
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31.07.15 — Mediacom Ozone treatment efficiently removes many micropollutants contained in wastewater, but in some cases, it can lead to the formation of toxic byproducts. A new test informs on whether ozonation is a suitable technology for enhanced wastewater treatment. Read the whole article
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30.07.15 — SB | Basic Sciences Two EPFL teams have ranked 4th and 8th at the 2015 Data Mining Competition. Read the whole article
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30.07.15 — Advanced NEMS group Prof. Villanueva has given an invited talk at the international conference IEEE Nano 2015 in Rome with title: "NEMS Oscillators – Main challenges and workarounds". Read the whole article
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30.07.15 — Hydraulic Constructions Laboratory Article titled "ICOLD's new President sets out his proorities" published on "Hydropower&Dams" Vol. 20 Issue 4, 2015, Citation of Prof. A. Schleiss. Read the whole article
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30.07.15 — Audiovisual Communications Laboratory Reza Parhizkar's PhD thesis entitled Euclidean Distance Matrices: Properties, Algorithms and Applications has been awarded the IBM Research Award 2015! Read the whole article
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30.07.15 — Mediacom The driverless minibuses that have been making their way around the EPFL campus since April now show up on demand. Users can use a free app to order up a ride and track the location of the vehicles in real time. This marks a new phase in the development of urban transport. Read the whole article