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    29.10.15 — Integrated Design Architecture and Sustainability Roel LOONEN will be the speaker of the next IDEAS Conference, entitled "Adaptive facades: Uniting the benefits of passive designs with the flexibility of active technologies". It will take place on Thursday 05 November 2015 at 12:30 pm in the IDEAS space (LE Building). Read the whole article
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    29.10.15 — Library The EPFL Library offers you 2 new e-collections : IET Digital Library and World Scientific. Read the whole article
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    29.10.15 — Mediacom Two EPFL doctoral students created algorithms capable of eliminating false alarms that pollute intensive care units. To do this, they came up with the idea of pairing electrocardiogram data with optical waveform data. Their work has won top honors at the Computing in Cardiology conference at MIT. Read the whole article
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    28.10.15 — Research Office To strengthen research activities on energy and a sustainable built environment and promote exchanges between Empa and EPFL, a call for pre-proposal is open to EPFL researchers. The proposal should aim at developing a NEST Unit in Dübendorf with high potential for an application to the smart living lab project. Pre-proposals must be submitted at latest on December 4th and will be reviewed by an ad hoc committee of experts within the ETH domain, and the selected project will be funded by Empa. Read the whole article
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    27.10.15 — Mediacom EPFL researchers have discovered how intestinal worm infections cross-talk with gut bacteria to help the immune system. Read the whole article
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    27.10.15 — Institute of chemical sciences and engineering At the Rolex Forum yesterday evening, 14 finalists in the “My Thesis in 180 Seconds” competition presented their research in lively, engaging and understandable terms. Read the whole article
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    27.10.15 — SB | Basic Sciences The Klung-Wilhelmy Science Award for Physics 2015 has been awarded to Professor Tobias J. Kippenberg. Read the whole article
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    27.10.15 — Computer-Human Interaction Lab for Learning & Instruction Augmenting Learning Activities with Contextual Information Scent Read the whole article
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    26.10.15 — Mediacom At the Rolex Forum yesterday evening, 14 finalists in the “My Thesis in 180 Seconds” competition presented their research in lively, engaging and understandable terms. Alessandro De Simone’s presentation on DNA organizers in stem cells earned the most votes from the jury Read the whole article
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    26.10.15 — Mediacom A system for managing and storing energy, developed by EPFL’s Distributed Electrical Systems Laboratory, has been inaugurated on the school’s campus. The system, which received extensive co-financing from the Canton of Vaud, is built around an industrial-capacity battery developed by Vaud-based company Leclanché. It is now connected to the Romande Energie-EPFL solar park and will be used to conduct real-world tests on the behavior of a power grid that is fed electricity from solar panels. Read the whole article