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    Research

    11.12.14 — SV | Life Sciences Colleagues researchers at the EPFL Brain Mind Institute have determined that acetylcholine in the cortex plays an important role in controlling brain states. Read the whole article
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    Research

    11.12.14 — Advanced NEMS group Prof. Villanueva co-authors a paper that demonstrates the importance of surface losses in silicon nitride micro/nanomechanical resonators, at the same time that provides unprecedented insight on the quantification of acoustic radiation losses. Read the whole article
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    11.12.14 — Advanced NEMS group Prof. Villanueva has received the Microelectronic Engineering Young Investigator Award 2014 for his contributions to the science and technology of nano-electro-mechanical systems. For more details, see here. Read the whole article
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    Campus Life

    10.12.14 — Staff Portal As every year, in order to offer the best possible services to students, researchers and teaching staff, EPFL will remain open during the end-of-year holiday period. As from Wednesday 24 December at noon until Sunday 4 January in the evening, doors will be in “week-end” mode (Camipro). All necessary measures for maximum reduction of energy consumption will be taken. Read the whole article
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    10.12.14 — NCCR-Robotics NCCR spin fund winners Perspective Robotics are looking to hire a senior mechanical engineer at their offices in Zurich, Switzerland. Read the whole article
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    Education

    10.12.14 — CDH | College of humanities The College of Humanities is happy to announce the launch of the EPFL China Hardware Innovation Camp 2015 in collaboration with swissnex China. Read the whole article
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    Education

    10.12.14 — Students Portal The period of revision and exams has arrived and to ensure optimal conditions for you, we are pleased to inform you that the school has taken the following steps to provide you with additional studying areas, in addition to those at RLC, from December 20, 2014 to January 31, 2015. Read the whole article
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    Innovation

    10.12.14 — Mediacom PayOneSnap is a young EPFL start-up that has developed a unique mobile payment solution for e-commerce websites. It allows users to access many shops by filling out a single online form. Read the whole article
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    09.12.14 — EssentialTech Hospitals and Electrical instabilities: African and Swiss researchers tackle a seriously neglected problem. Read the whole article
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    Campus Life

    09.12.14 — Sustainable campus Since december 8th 2014, EPFL has switched to 100% recycled paper for all of its printing and archiving needs (exceptions for some specific needs of the Repro- EPFL Print Center), as a result of a decision of the Environment Commission, on the proposal of the Vice-presidency for planning and logistics. The objective is to significantly reduce the environmental impact of our activities related to paper and to demonstrate EPFL commitment for sustainability. Read the whole article