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    The foreign language of microRNAs

    today - 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

    today - 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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    AAAI 2014 Video Competition Award

    today - NCCR-Robotics ASL's (ETH) "How to engineer a dog" won the AAAI Video Competition 2014 Best Robot Video Award.

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    Summer Student

    today - Prof. Meylan's Lab Anna Vybornova

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    Summer Student

    today - Prof. Meylan's Lab Hélène Garcia

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    EPFL – the Swiss champion for aluminum recycling

    yesterday - Staff Portal With 642.4 tons of household trash (2013 figures) and 14000 employees spread across around 70 buildings, trash collection isn’t just a question of cosmetics on the EPFL campus. The team of janitors has been presented with the IGORA award for the collection and careful sorting of metals.

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    WEB - Show off your best profile picture on your web profile

    yesterday - WEB + Information Services KIS Freshly coming back from holidays in the sun (or something close to it)? Take the opportunity of this new academic year to update your personal web page in the EPFL online directory. Display your academic path and/or the list of your publications in order to show off your best online profile.

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    Quenching one's thirst for knowledge by studying beer foam

    yesterday - Mediacom Summer Series - Student Work (6): For his master's thesis, Pierre-François Conzelmann, mechanical engineering student, wanted to understand the reason behind the formation of a “foam volcano” after tapping the neck of a bottle of beer. He studied the phenomenon with a high-speed camera and compared it to the outcome of applying the same action to sparkling water.

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    [Reminder] SNSF Advanced Researchers'Day is approaching (03.09.2014)

    19.08.14 - Research Office On 3 September 2014, the SNSF will welcome advanced researchers from all over Switzerland.

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    Mobility at the heart of urban sociology

    19.08.14 - ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering Three years after the publication of “Re-Thinking the City – Urban Dynamics and Motility,” an augmented French translation has been published under the title “Retour sur la ville.”

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