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    02.08.11 — Mediacom The m1 metro line between Lausanne-Flon and EPFL will be closed for alterations from Monday August 8 to Wednesday August 17. Read the whole article
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    01.08.11 — Entrepreneurship and Technology Commercialization Chair Prof. Marc Gruber receives the 3rd prize in the 2011 EBS Innovation Management Best Paper Competition Read the whole article
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    01.08.11 — CDM | Management of Technology Prof. Marc Gruber receives the 3rd prize in the 2011 EBS Innovation Management Best Paper Competition Read the whole article
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    01.08.11 — Environmental Engineering Under the right conditions, the sludge of bacterial and protozoan organisms which are used to remove carbon, nitrogen, and phosphate from water in wastewater treatment plants will aggregate into solid granules. Read the whole article
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    29.07.11 — SB | Basic Sciences Professor Tatsuya Nakada, head of EPFL’s High Energy Physics Laboratory, has been appointed secretary of the European Strategy Session of Council. It’s a pivotal role for coordinating research policy in particle physics at the European level. Read the whole article
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    28.07.11 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering Around the world, cities are growing as people leave the countryside to participate in urban life. Anxious to sustain and improve the quality of living in their cities, urban developers are beginning to look down, not up, for buildable space. A recent article in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ) explores this underground expansion, highlighting the role played by Professor Aurèle Parriaux of the EPFL's GEOLEP lab in studying out how to include the underground in urban land-use planning. Read the whole article
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    28.07.11 — WingX Members of the Faculty of 1000 (F1000) rank the Bioinformatics article on "GeneNetWeaver: In silico benchmark generation and performance profiling of network inference methods" among the top 2% of published articles in biology and medicine. Read the whole article
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    27.07.11 — Mediacom Many substances and nutrients are exchanged across the cell membrane. EPFL scientists have developed a method to observe these exchanges, by taking a highly accurate count of the number of proteins found there. Their research has just been published in the Journal Plos One. Read the whole article
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    27.07.11 — Mediacom Luca Ortelli is the new director of the Institute of Architecture and the City in EPFL’s School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC). He succeeds professor Bruno Marchand. Energy and habitat issues will be the centerpiece of research that he plans to lead during the four coming years in collaboration with various ENAC laboratories. Read the whole article
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    25.07.11 — Mediacom A research platform partially funded by the Swiss Federal Office of Energy has been established at EPFL. It will provide a comprehensive tool for optimizing electricity management and commercialization within Switzerland and with neighboring countries. Read the whole article