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    16.02.17 — Mediacom After long-awaited snowfall in January, parts of the Alps are now covered with fresh powder and happy skiers. But the Swiss side of the iconic mountain range had the driest December since record-keeping began over 150 years ago, and 2016 was the third year in a row with scarce snow over the Christmas period. A study published today in The Cryosphere, a journal of the European Geosciences Union, shows bare Alpine slopes could be a much more common sight in the future. Read the whole article
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    16.02.17 — IC in the news Joachim Muth, a Master student in IC School, who's passionate about network security and cryptography, discusses data security in the Whatsapp application in iGeneration. Read the whole article
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    16.02.17 — IC in the news Artmyn has signed a contract with Sotheby's, a world-renowned auction house. The IC spinn-off based in the Innovation Park has developed a system to digitize works of art from different points of view and with different lightings. Read the whole article
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    15.02.17 — Laboratory of Computational Science and Modelling Applications are open to participate in the ICTP Workshop on "Understanding Quantum Phenomena with Path Integrals: From Chemical Systems to Quantum Fluids and Solids", that will be held in Trieste on 3-7 July 2017. Read the whole article
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    15.02.17 — Mediacom An EPFL research project has developed a detailed profile of the sites selected to store radioactive waste from Swiss nuclear power plants. The project also helps identify sites that meet both safety and feasibility requirements. Read the whole article
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    14.02.17 — Geodetic Engineering Laboratory PhD Thesis Defence of Martin Rehak  Read the whole article
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    14.02.17 — Mediacom EPFL scientists have found a way to miniaturize frequency combs, realizing a new step toward miniaturization of such tools. Their device can measure light oscillations with a precision of 12 digits. Read the whole article
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    14.02.17 — EPFL Assembly An internal consultation is being held regarding EPFL’s 2017-2020 strategic plan. Read the whole article
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    14.02.17 — Library As part of the Printemps de la Poésie 2017, the EPFL Library organizes a round table in partnership with the Maison d'Ailleurs. "Quelle poésie pour l’humanité augmentée ? Alain Damasio, entre poésie et science-fiction". Wednesday 15th March - Rolex Forum - 7.30pm Read the whole article