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    19.06.17 — Prizes and awards Prof. Giovanni de Micheli, head of the Integrated Systems Laboratory LSI (IC/STI), has been elected "Foreign Honorary Member" of the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS), in the Computer Sciences section. This Honor Society based in Cambridge, Massachusetts convenes leaders from the academic, business, and government sectors to address critical challenges facing our global society. The Academy investigates global issues and proposes solutions to world leaders. Read the whole article
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    19.06.17 — Chair of Innovation and IP Policy The Chair of Innovation and IP Policy (IIPP) of Prof. G. de Rassenfosse will organise a workshop on the use of scientific publication data in social science research. Read the whole article
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    19.06.17 — Environmental Remote Sensing Laboratory LTE is pleased to inform you that the Board of the Foundation "Luce Grivat" has awarded its 2017 prize of CHF 5'000.- to Jacopo GRAZIOLI for his PhD thesis "Polarimetric weather radar: from signal processing to microphysical retrievals". This prize will be awarded during the ENAC Research Day 2017. The jury appreciated topic addressed, the scientific approach and the quality of the dissertation. Congratulations! Read the whole article
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    19.06.17 — Transportation Center Riccardo Scarinci, post-doc at the Transport and Mobility Laboratory, is one of the 12 winners of the European Transport Innovation Challenge 2017 with his feasibility study of accelerating moving walkways. Read the whole article
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    19.06.17 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies From June 2 to 3, 2017, the architectural design studios of the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) opened their doors to the public. Entitled "Ubiquitous Exhibition", this event was conceived as a simultaneous exhibition of each design studio work during the past academic year. In this context, the studio of Prof. Emmanuel Rey presented the work done at different scales on the specific theme of the creation of new peri-urban neighborhoods. Read the whole article
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    19.06.17 — Mediacom From 1 to 3 September 2017, EPFL's Ecublens campus will host the first-ever EPFL Drone Days. This event, which will include the Swiss drone racing championship, a robotics showcase and related conferences, is expected to attract a broad public. Read the whole article
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    19.06.17 — Laboratory of Nanobiotechnology Rouge FM Radio hosts interview Benjamin and Esra about LNB "living photovoltaic" technology.. Read the whole article
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    18.06.17 — Urban Sociology Laboratory The railway company reacts by offering cars and electric bicycles included in its subscriptions. Vincent Kaufmann Professor of Urban Sociology gives his opinion on the issue on the RTS téléjournal. Read the whole article
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    16.06.17 — Urban Sociology Laboratory Vincent Kaufmann, director of LASUR, and Ander Audikana, a researcher at the University of Deusto, wrote a paper on free circulation, from its main principles to its implementation. Read the whole article