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    Research

    29.08.18 — Environmental Microbiology Lab Congratulations to Zezhen for being awarded a Japanese-Swiss Young Researchers Exchange Award. Read the whole article
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    Innovation

    29.08.18 — Mediacom Pristem SA, a company spun off from EPFL’s EssentialTech program, has raised CHF 14 million of new capital in a first round. The funding will enable it to put its prototype of a robust digital radiology system, appropriate for both industrialized and low income countries, into full-scale production. Read the whole article
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    29.08.18 — STI | School of Engineering Bill Curtin, head of the Laboratory for Multiscale Mechanics Modeling (LAMMM), has been elected a Fellow in Solid Mechanics by the European Mechanics Society for his " seminal contributions in modeling of mechanical behavior of materials from quantum to continuum scales, especially for predictive models of metal plasticity and composite failure, and concurrent multiscale methods." Read the whole article
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    29.08.18 — Composite Construction Laboratory The Composite Construction Laboratory hosted the 12th International Conference on Sandwich Structures, ICSS-12, from 19 to 22 August. Read the whole article
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    28.08.18 — STI | School of Engineering A paper co-authored by Ali Saeidi, a doctoral student at the Nanoelectronic Devices Laboratory (NANOLAB), has won the 2017 Electron Devices Society George E. Smith Award. The paper is entitled "Negative Capacitance as Performance Booster for Tunnel FETs and MOSFETs: An Experimental Study”. Read the whole article
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    Education

    28.08.18 — Massive open online courses Moocs MOOCs now allow you to create a personlized and international bacherlor or master curriculum Read the whole article
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    Innovation

    28.08.18 — SCCER - Future Swiss Electrical Infrastructure At the recent call of SFOE Grid program, 7 out of 9 approved projects were from SCCER-FURIES partners. This summer series of news will be dedicated to the short description of these projects. Read the whole article
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    28.08.18 — Mediacom In the summer of 2019, the GreenLAnd Circumnavigation Expedition (GLACE) will make its way around the island of Greenland. The aim of the trip, which is being run by the Swiss Polar Institute, is to collect data from the ground, air and ocean in order to study the effects of global warming. A call for project submissions has been launched within the scientific community. Read the whole article
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    Research

    28.08.18 — Economics and Management of Innovation Dr. Fabiana Visentin and PhD Student Charles Ayoubi have a new publication forthcoming in Research Policy on the benefits of applying for grants, co-authored with Michele Pezzoni.  Read the whole article
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    28.08.18 — Chair of Innovation and IP Policy Gaétan de Rassenfosse has been awarded a grant by the SNSF to study how digital technologies will affect the future of innovation. Read the whole article