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    28.09.15 — CDM | Management of Technology At its meeting of 23/24 September 2015 the ETH Board appointed Semyon Malamud as Associate Professor of Finance. Semyon is an internationally acclaimed academic with high potential. Originally a mathematician, he moved to the field of financial economics and now conducts research on a wide range of topics, including macroeconomic equilibrium, game theory, asymmetric information, and dynamic models of corporate financing. Read the whole article
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    28.09.15 — Chair of Timber Construction Le Professeur Yves Weinand participera le 8 décembre à la journée d'étude "Construction multi-étagée en Bois", à Louvain-la-Neuve Read the whole article
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    28.09.15 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering Joining us from ETH Zurich, Marie Violay’s research seeks to get to the root of earthquakes that are caused when deep wells are exploited for geo-engineering applications. And while she is at it, she hopes to learn more about the physics in the rock layers deep beneath our feet. Read the whole article
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    28.09.15 — Mediacom Researchers at EPFL have come up with a folding, reconfigurable robot that is capable of crawling and jumping. Modelled on the inchworm, it represents a new paradigm in robotics. Read the whole article
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    27.09.15 — Soil Mechanics Laboratory Samuel Grangier gets the Stucky Award for his Master Thesis done in the LMS. Read the whole article
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    27.09.15 — Group for Molecular Engineering of Functional Materials 1st International Conference on Perovskite Solar Cells and Optoelectronics Read the whole article
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    25.09.15 — Microsystems Laboratory Congratulation to Loïc Jacot-Descombes and co-authors for their publication in the Optics Express journal about organic-inorganic-hybrid-polymer microlenses arrays with tailored optical properties. Read the whole article
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    25.09.15 — EPFL Fribourg Corentin Fivet and Paolo Tombesi are the two new professors appointed at EPFL Fribourg. Read the whole article
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    25.09.15 — Mediacom At its most recent meeting on September 23th and 24th, the ETH Board nominated 15 EPFL professors. Bruno Oberle, the present Director of the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN), has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Green Economy. Read the whole article
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    25.09.15 — Energy Center In his master’s thesis on microgrids, graduate Thomas Guibentif claims they could bring a significant contribution to the debate on the current energy transition. Read the whole article