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    30.08.18 — Mediacom EPFL architecture students have come up with novel ways to unlock the potential of a former industrial site in Saint-Aubin. The site is opening its doors to the public for the first time on 1 and 2 September as part of the European Heritage Days event. Read the whole article
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    29.08.18 — Mediacom Scientists have designed a three-stepped recipe for regenerating electro-physiologically active nerve fibers across complete spinal cord lesions in rodents. Rehabilitation is still required to make these new nerve fibers functional for walking. The results appear in today’s issue of Nature Letters. Read the whole article
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    29.08.18 — Library Connected devices, geolocation, trackers, browsing history, social networks... The report is without call: you are permanently tracked by your connected devices. And the digital data you leave behind is used and sold by data brokers. Want to regain control over your personal data? EPFL Library offers you a Data Detox cure. Read the whole article
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    29.08.18 — Mediacom EPFL Innovation Park is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and its track record speaks for itself. Building A was officially opened in 1993 and has since been joined by 12 others. That building is today being renamed to honor the memory of Claudine and Bernard Vittoz, who founded EPFL Science Park and were generous benefactors. Read the whole article
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    29.08.18 — Library EPFL Library invites you to a meeting between information specialists on Tuesday 9 October 2018, from 14:00 to 17:30 at the Rolex Learning Center on topic "Academic libraries in an Open Science context: services for researchers". Read the whole article
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    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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    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