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    15.10.09 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering Architecture is coming out of the studio and into the computer room, generating exciting new organic forms based on scientific models of the natural world. Read the whole article
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    15.10.09 — Laboratory of Photonics and Quantum Measurements In collaboration with Prof. Kotthaus' group at LMU Munich We have realized a near-field cavity optomechanical system. Read the whole article
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    08.10.09 — Mediacom Johan Auwerx from EPFL has received the Danone International Prize for Nutrition for his research in molecular nutrition. More precisely, his studies focus on the mechanism of shedding of fat from adipose tissue, thereby paving the way for new preventive and therapeutic strategies to combat obesity and cardiometabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes and hypertension. Read the whole article
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    06.10.09 — Mediacom One of the four University Latsis Prizes for 2009 was given to Elie Bou-Zeid, from Laboratory of Environmental Fluid Dynamics and Hydrology, on October 5th. He has been recognized for his work done on numerical simulations of the outer layer of the atmosphere.Professor Bou-Zeid earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Environmental and Water Resources Engineering from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. He then joined the Johns Hopkins University in 2000 were he got his Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering in 2005. He then spent three years at the EPFL before joining Princeton University. Read the whole article
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    01.10.09 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering This architectural research and building project was undertaken by the students and collaborators of the "Digital Design and Production" course. The goal of the project was to experiment with digital production tools in the creation of a “mini-cinema” for the Centre D'Art Neuchâtel (CAN) at the Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival (NIFFF). Read the whole article
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    25.09.09 — Mediacom Nokia Research Center is launching a free Qt crash course for the EPFL students this semester. Read the whole article
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    22.09.09 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "WOW! thats.. cool?" published in Let's Make Robots Read the whole article
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    21.09.09 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "For evolving robots, deception is in the genes" published in Ars Technica Read the whole article
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    20.09.09 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "To Win the Evolutionary Race, Robots Learn to Deceive" published in Discover Read the whole article
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    19.09.09 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "Is there an 'i' in robot?" published in Chris KP Read the whole article