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    Prof. Mancini awarded the Sinergia Grant

    27.08.14 - Swiss Finance Institute Congratulations to Professors Loriano Mancini (Swiss Finance Institute@EPFL), Harald Hau (University of Geneva), Norman Schürhoff (University of Lausanne), Angelo Ranaldo and Jan Wrampelmeyer (University of St. Gallen) who have been awarded the prestigious Sinergia Grant from the Swiss National Fund of CHF 2.1m for their project “The Empirics of Financial Stability”.

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    Dismantling Ships and the Trajectory of Steel

    27.08.14 - Mediacom Summer series, student work (8): Tell me how you dismantle a ship, and I'll tell how a region can prosper from its steel! This could be the motto of this master’s cycle at ENAC during which the projects of two civil engineering students gathered extensive data on the largest dismantling port in the world: Alang in India.

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    Paul Bottinelli's paper accepted to Africacrypt 2014

    25.08.14 - IC - Student awards and publications Paul Bottinelli, who has collaborated with the Security and Cryptography Laboratory (LASEC), headed by Prof. Serge Vaudenay, had his paper accepted to Africacrypt 2014. The title of the paper is "Breaking the IOC Authenticated Encryption Mode". It was written together with Reza Reyhanitabar and Serge Vaudenay.

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    Inkjet Printed Superparamagnetic Polymer Composite Hemispheres

    25.08.14 - Microsystems Laboratory Congratulations to Loic Jacot-Descombes, Massimo Mastrangeli and Maurizio R. Gullo who co-authored a nice paper in collaboration with ETH that also made it to the cover page of Nanoscale

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    Smartphones set out to decipher a cryptographic system

    25.08.14 - Mediacom While carrying out her master thesis on computer science, Ramasamy Gowthami participated in the creation of an Android app by means of which users get together to crack a modern cryptographic code.

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    "Davantage de femmes dans les sciences : mobilisons-nous !"

    25.08.14 - Equal Opportunities Office Article in French published by the "Tribune de Genève" the 19th of August

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    Signal amplification through cavity optomechanics

    22.08.14 - SB | Basic Sciences EPFL researchers have developed a theoretical method that uses optomechanics to amplify weak signals.

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    A better understanding of cell to cell communication

    22.08.14 - Mediacom Researchers of the ISREC Institute at the School of Life Sciences, EPFL, have deciphered the mechanism whereby some microRNAs are retained in the cell while others are secreted and delivered to neighboring cells.

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    The foreign language of microRNAs

    21.08.14 - SV | Life Sciences Researchers of the ISREC Institute at the School of Life Sciences, EPFL, have deciphered the mechanism whereby some microRNAs are retained in the cell while others are secreted and delivered to neighboring cells.

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    Successful PhD Defense of Deedar NABI

    21.08.14 - Environmental Chemistry Modeling Laboratory Congratulations to Deedar Nabi for successfully defending his PhD on August 20th ! His doctoral thesis was conducted on the topic "Estimating Environmental Partitioning, Transport, and Uptake Properties for Nonpolar Chemicals Using GC×GC".

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