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    23.03.16 — Institute of Digital Humanities The Institute of Digital Humanities at EPFL launches its Master of Science in Digital Humanities - Read the whole article
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    23.03.16 — Mediacom EPFL researchers have developed a way to explore and optimize gold nanoparticles, which are used in medicine, biology and solar cells. Read the whole article
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    Innovation

    22.03.16 — Mediacom EPFL+ECAL Lab, Pro Senectute Vaud and the Fondation Leenaards have joined forces in an innovative initiative to use new technologies to enhance social interaction among seniors. Their goal is to develop a digital solution that will allow greater interaction among older people in “solidarity neighborhoods.” Preliminary results have shown that, despite widespread assumptions to the contrary, new interfaces can be developed to meet the needs of elderly users. Read the whole article
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    22.03.16 — Laboratory for Information and Inference Systems A paper entitled "Learning-Based Near-Optimal Area-Power Trade-offs in Hardware Design for Neural Signal Acquisition" by Cosimo Aprile, Luca Baldassarre, Vipul Gupta, Juhwan Yoo, Mahsa Shoaran, Yusuf Leblebici and Volkan Cevher has been accepted to the 26th edition of GLSVLSI. The conference will take place in Boston/USA from 18-20 May 2016. Read the whole article
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    22.03.16 — Stream Biofilm and Ecosystem Research Laboratory SBER publishes new paper on stream biofilm ecology and biogeochemistry in Nature Reviews Microbiology. Read the whole article
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    22.03.16 — Swiss Space Center The Swiss Space Center proposes a UCS- a Universities Competition for Space. Bachelor and Masters students are welcome to participate and organize teams-project. (Engineering background is NOT mandatory). Read the whole article
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    22.03.16 — Learning Algorithms and Systems Laboratory canal_acronyme: LASA Echoes of the DRC at Humanoids 2015 Read the whole article
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    22.03.16 — Equal Opportunities Office In Switzerland, women are a minority in the field of science and research, particularly in academic careers. Only 18% of universities are headed by women. Their representation in public and private research also remains often below the European average. Read the whole article
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    22.03.16 — Digital Humanities Laboratory Le DHLAB, Le Temps et la Bibliothèque nationale suisse se sont associés pour lancer un nouveau site de consultation des archives numérisées du Temps (comprenant la Gazette de Lausanne et le Journal de Genève). Read the whole article
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    21.03.16 — Laboratory of Experimental Rock Mechanics Prof. Alexandre Schubnel is associate researcher at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, and associate professor at the Laboratoire de Géologie of Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, France. Read the whole article