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    today — Hydraulic Constructions Laboratory Damit die 162 grossen Talsperren in der Schweiz sicher betrieben werden können, braucht es Bauwerke zur Hochwasserentlastung, die bei extremen Regenfällen ein unkontrolliertes Überlaufen der Stauseen verhindern. Die ETH Lausanne (EPFL) hat eine neue Methode entwickelt, mit der sich die Gefahren durch ausserordentliche Hochwasserereingisse besser abschätzen lassen. Read the whole article
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    today — Mediacom At this year’s EPFL Information Days, Pascal Vuilliomenet, an EPFL project manager for sports innovation, gave would-be students a cross-disciplinary talk on the latest technological advancements in his field. Read the whole article
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    today — Transportation Center On November 21st, during the Digital Day, the "social" robot of the Visual Intelligence Laboratory for Transport was one of the VIPs. Read the whole article
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    today — Spin Orbit Interaction Spectroscopy It is with great pleasure that we welcome Eduardo to the group. He will be working on spin effects in transition metal oxides and other novel materials. Read the whole article
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    today — Building 2050 "LCA based exploration method for the early stages of low carbon buidling design": Thomas Jusselme's thesis in 3 minutes. Read the whole article
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    today — Mediacom In order to gain insight into how lakes breathe, EPFL scientists have studied oxygen depletion in the depths of Lake Geneva – the first time such research has been carried out. By collecting key data, they were able to enhance their understanding of the lake's ecosystem and how it is likely to evolve over time. Read the whole article
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    yesterday — Molecular engineering of optoelectronic nanomaterials Lab with a thesis entitled "Demonstration and Characterization of Ladder-Type Conjugated Polymer Photoanode for Direct Light-Driven Water Oxidation" Read the whole article
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    yesterday — Photovoltaics and Thin Film Electronics Laboratory PVLab (EPFL) and CSEM are finalists of the Science in Video Competition organized by the Material Research Society. Read the whole article
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    yesterday — IC in the news Interview of IC Professor Edouard Bugnion on RTS. The majority of apps on our smartphones use clouds. Some of them have been able to develop very quickly as a result of the possibility of renting resources in the cloud. Consequently, data security has become the number one topic of the moment. Read the whole article
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    yesterday — Institute of Mechanical Engineering The numerical prediction of two-phase flows is generally difficult Read the whole article