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    Education

    02.12.14 — NCCR-Robotics The call for the PhD/Podtdoc Fellowshop is now open Read the whole article
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    Research

    01.12.14 — Soil Mechanics Laboratory Dr. Víctor Vilarrasa has been awarded with an “EPFL Fellows” fellowship co-funded Marie Curie. Read the whole article
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    01.12.14 — IC - Prizes & Awards Professor Edouard Bugnion has been awarded a Best Paper at OSDI 2014 for his paper "A Protected Dataplane Operating System for High Throughput and Low Latency". Read the whole article
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    01.12.14 — IC - Prizes & Awards Thiên-Duyên Lisa Nguyen Quang Do has received the ISSS Excellence Award 2014 for her Master thesis "Mobile Application Security Through Static and Dynamic Analysis", judged one of the best two Swiss theses in IT security in the past academic year. Read the whole article
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    Innovation

    01.12.14 — Solar Energy and Building Physics Laboratory Design a sustainable campus able to host 2400 students with the highest standards of education (Florimont Institute of Geneva), and consuming half the energy used by standard buildings? And if the campus is built in a hot environment, such as the city of Dubai, where summer temperatures reach 49 °C? The challenge has been launched by Swiss International School of Dubai, who has commissioned an energy efficient campus that will open its doors in September 2015. Read the whole article
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    01.12.14 — PHD Integrated Approaches to Energy Systems Read the whole article
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    Epfl

    01.12.14 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies The "Passerelle du Millénaire" (Millennium Gateway) developed by Bauart, of which Prof. Emmanuel Rey from the Laboratory of Architecture and sustainable development (LAST) is partner, was rewarded by the 2014 Swiss Award for Pedestrian Infrastructures ("Flâneur d’Or 2014"). This realization, which forms part of Ecoparc neighborhood, aims at fostering sustainable mobility in the framework of a significant urban regeneration process. Read the whole article
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    Campus Life

    01.12.14 — IC | Computer and Communication Sciences The IC School of Computer and Communication Sciences held its Open House Day on Saturday, November 22, 2014 to commemorate two historical milestones for its two teaching Sections: the Computer Science Section has been around for thirty years and the Communication Systems Section for twenty. Visitors responding to the anonymous feedback form expressed their satisfaction with the wide range of different activities proposed, the smooth organization, the warm welcome and above all the easy-to-understand and very informative explanations given by researchers, who were able to adapt their speech to all age groups and convey their passion to everyone. Read the whole article
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    Research

    30.11.14 — Swiss Plasma Center CRPP Researchers have demonstrated the influence of the turbulent structures present in the plasma on the diffusion of fast particles injected into the plasma. Read the whole article
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    28.11.14 — SV | Life Sciences Congratulations to Prof. Ablasser who was among the four EPFL researchers getting, recently, an SNSF Starting Grants. 145 Researchers submitted their SNSF Starting Grants project proposals in March 2014. This transitional measure of the SNSF offered the Swiss research community an adequate substitute for ERC grants. Read the whole article