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    05.09.18 — EPFL Fribourg Dolaana Khovalyg was appointed Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Energy and Building Systems Technology at the School for Architecture, Civil, and Environmental Engineering (ENAC) at EPFL and Head of the Thermal Engineering for the Built Environment Laboratory (TEBEL) at the smart living lab in Fribourg as of 01.09.2018. Read the whole article
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    04.09.18 — 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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    04.09.18 — Institute of Mechanical Engineering The elastic properties of materials are determined by a few material constants such as the Young’s modulus. Read the whole article
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    04.09.18 — Institute of Digital Humanities The Digital Humanities Institute (DHI) announced the appointment of Prof. Daniel Gatica-Perez as the new Director of the Digital Humanities Section (SoDH) at EPFL. The section is in charge of the Master of Science in Digital Humanities program. Read the whole article
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    04.09.18 — EssentialTech What if weight and height of a child could be determined from a photo… Read the whole article
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    04.09.18 — Mediacom Summer series. Student project (9/9). By using artificial intelligence to comb through the vast array of published research and detect the findings most relevant for invention, engineers can magnify their creative ability and invent faster and more disruptively than has been previously possible. This is the approach that Ana Manasovska helped develop as a Master’s student at EPFL, and the one used by creative Artificial Intelligence firm Iprova, based at EPFL’s Innovation Park, to come up with a wide range of inventions. Manasovska, whose Master’s research involved testing different phrase recognition methods, now works for the firm. Read the whole article
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    04.09.18 — Resilient Steel Structures Laboratory At the conference CICE2018 in Paris, the International Institute for FRP in Construction (IIFC) elected as best paper a contribution co-authored by PhD Ardalan Hosseini. Read the whole article
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    03.09.18 — Laboratory for Information and Inference Systems On Friday 24th of June 2018, Cosimo Aprile, a PhD student at LIONS lab, successfully defended his PhD thesis. The thesis, entitled Learning-Based Hardware design for Data Acquisition Systems was supervised by Prof. Volkan Cevher and Prof. Yusuf Leblebici. Read the whole article
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    03.09.18 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering Andrew Barry, currently the head of EPFL’s Environmental Engineering Institute, was appointed dean ad interim of ENAC effective 1 September 2018. He replaces Marilyne Andersen, who stepped down after a five-year tenure marked by a number of successful initiatives. Read the whole article
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    03.09.18 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering We took a look back at Marilyne Andersen’s five-year tenure as dean of EPFL’s School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC), a post she held from September 2013 to August 2018. Read the whole article