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    22.05.17 — Environmental Chemistry Laboratory Professor Tamar Kohn, thesis director, and the whole LCE'team, congratulate Dr. Qingxia Zhong for her thesis on "Genotypic, phenotypic and mechanistic insights into viruses with resistance to common water disinfectants". Read the whole article
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    22.05.17 — Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience Silvia Marchesotti’s work investigating the brain networks involved in controlling an EEG-based brain-machine interface using fMRI has just been published in the journal Human Brain Mapping and has been selected for the cover page of the June 2017 issue. Read the whole article
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    22.05.17 — Mediacom EPFL students have developed a system that can detect when barn owls fly into and out of their nests, without disturbing the birds. Their invention could soon be installed in some of the 350 birdhouses that biologists have set up in the Swiss region of Broye. Read the whole article
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    20.05.17 — Structural Xploration Lab From Monday May 22nd to Friday May 26th Read the whole article
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    20.05.17 — Structural Xploration Lab May 19th, 2017. Read the whole article
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    19.05.17 — Mediacom This past week, 28 CubeSats were released from the International Space Station (ISS). Eight of them are running EPFL software that was originally developed for SwissCube. Read the whole article
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    19.05.17 — Massive open online courses Moocs A unique, massive open online course taught by a multi-disciplinary team of world-renowned scientists. Read the whole article
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    19.05.17 — Institute of Digital Humanities Vincent Buntinx is passionate about science and mathematics. After a licence (equivalent to a Master degree) in Physics and a master in Actuarial Science both obtained in Belgium, Vincent moved to Lausanne to work as an actuary in the field of health insurance. Four years later he returned to the field of academia and is now finalizing his thesis in Digital Humanities at EPFL in the DHLAB. Read the whole article
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    19.05.17 — Mediacom The Board of the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology has announced the appointment of three professors at EPFL. Read the whole article
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    19.05.17 — Library EPFL faculty members are constantly targets of scientific phishing apparently related to their scientific activity (research and publishing). Some tips to know what to do (and not to do) under such circumstances. Read the whole article