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    28.09.18 — Photovoltaics and Thin Film Electronics Laboratory On the occasion of the 35th EU Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference EU PVSEC in Brussels 2018, numerous awardees of the prestigious Becquerel Prize, awarded annually at the EU PVSEC for excellence in solar PV research, passed a resolution to build up large-scale European PV production along the entire value chain. Read the whole article
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    28.09.18 — Mediacom Nearly 10% of elementary school students have trouble learning to write, with potentially lasting consequences on their education. EPFL researchers have developed a software program that can analyze these children’s writing disabilities and their causes with unparalleled precision. Read the whole article
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    27.09.18 — Mediacom The Board of the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology has announced the appointment of four professors at EPFL. Read the whole article
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    27.09.18 — SB | Basic Sciences A paper by Dr Magalí Lingenfelder has been included in the Royal Society of Chemistry’s “100 Women of Chemistry” themed collection. Read the whole article
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    27.09.18 — CDM | Management of Technology The College of Management of Technology helps you understand the news: Prof. Luisa Lambertini, professor of Macroeconomics and International finance explains the Trade War, as it is currently happening between the United States and China. Read the whole article
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    27.09.18 — Network Industry Management & e-governance Prof. Matthias Finger and PhD Student Maxime Audoin are the editors of a new book entitled "The Governance of Smart Transportation Systems. Read the whole article
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    27.09.18 — Solar Energy and Building Physics Laboratory Facade and roof integrated solar systems provide more and more of our electricity and hot water, but what place can they take in urban areas of historical and architectural relevance? In his doctoral thesis, defended on 14 September 2018, Pietro Florio, MArch of Politecnico di Torino, explored their urban integration potential as a function of insolation, urban context sensitivity and visibility. Read the whole article
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    26.09.18 — Urban Sociology Laboratory David Richner (graduate in architecture, left) was awarded the LITRA 2018 Prize at the 82nd LITRA General Assembly in Bern for his master project entitled "Le paysage en vitrine – Repenser la ville par les infrastructures de mobilité". Co-directed at EPFL by Vincent Kaufmann, Director of the Urban Sociology Laboratory, and Inès Lamunière, Director of the Laboratory of Architecture and Urban Mobility, his thesis proposes an alternative to reduce urban sprawl, taking a fresh look at the gap between the city and the countryside. Read the whole article
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    26.09.18 — Laboratory of Nanobiotechnology Welcome Hashem! Read the whole article
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    26.09.18 — Institute of Mechanical Engineering Reacting flow instabilities in gas turbine and aeroengine combustion chambers must be understood and controlled in order to ensure safe and reliable operation and to increase the systems performances. Read the whole article