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    18.09.18 — SB | Basic Sciences EPFL Chemistry Professor Xile Hu has won the 2018 Resonate Award from Caltech for his work on for developing abundant and non-precious metal catalysts for sustainable synthesis of added-value chemicals and cost-effective production of solar fuels. Read the whole article
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    18.09.18 — Center for Neuroprosthetics CNRS Scientist and senior researcher in Prof O. Blanke Laboratory, Nathan Faivre will start his ERC project "The motor hypothesis for self-monitoring: A new framework to understand and treat metacognitive failures." in 2019 in collaboration with the CNP. Read the whole article
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    18.09.18 — Mediacom The Welcome Day for new students was held at EPFL’s SwissTech Convention Center this past Friday. President Martin Vetterli offered some advice to those set to embark on five years of study this coming Tuesday. Read the whole article
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    18.09.18 — Institute of Digital Humanities The Digital Humanities Section at EPFL welcomed its new DH Master students. Read the whole article
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    18.09.18 — Chair of Innovation and IP Policy Dr. Orion Penner wins the highly prestigious 2018 Eugene Garfield Award for Innovation in Citation Analysis at the 23rd Science and Technology Indicators Conference in Leiden, Netherlands. The announcement was made by Clarivate Analytics, the provider of Web of Science. Read the whole article
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    18.09.18 — Urban Sociology Laboratory To make nightclubs and local residents live together, "it is necessary to show urban and spatial intelligence to avoid certain disturbances", Luca Pattaroni from EPFL Laboratory of Urban Sociology told "La Liberté". Read the whole article
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    18.09.18 — Mediacom To coincide with the new academic year, EPFL is launching Learning Companion. This new app aims to improve the way students learn, and allow teachers to address students’ difficulties more effectively. Read the whole article
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    17.09.18 — Mediacom EPFL chemists have developed a method that can significantly increase the yield of sugars from plants, improving the production of renewable fuels, chemicals, and materials. Read the whole article
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    17.09.18 — Microsystems Laboratory Mohammad Mahdi Kiaee, Ph.D. student at LMIS-1, presented his poster about Inkjet-printing of a polymer composite for gas sensing application at Eurosensors 2018 in Graz, Austria. Read the whole article
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    17.09.18 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering The 2018 Daylight Award Ceremony will be held at EPFL’s Rolex Learning Center on 27 September 2018. Chairing the jury this year is Marilyne Andersen, winner of the 2016 Daylight Award for Research and head of EPFL’s Laboratory of Integrated Performance in Design. Read the whole article