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    13.12.17 — Chair for Green Economy and Resource Governance Prof. Bruno Oberle attended the Fifth Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) Annual Conference on the topic of Sustainable Infrastructure, as the plenary chair of regulation for sustainable infrastructure.  Read the whole article
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    13.12.17 — Library The EPFL Library has recently launched a new website providing EPFL research community with useful information and concrete tools to foster research data management practices: researchdata.epfl.ch. Read the whole article
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    12.12.17 — Cooperation The foundation of the Indo-Swiss Collaboration in Biotechnology was laid by two enthusiastic scientists with a keen interest in biotechnological research in 1974: the Swiss Professor Armin Fiechter, founder of the at that time new institute of biotechnology at the ETH Zurich and the Indian Professor TK Ghosh, Professor of the Biochemical Engineering Research Centre, at the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi (IITD). Read the whole article
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    12.12.17 — Research Office ‘EuroTechPostdoc’ programme provides international research and career development opportunities for 80 young, high-potential researchers over two calls for applications. Ten postdoctoral fellowship positions will be offered in 2018 at each of the EuroTech Universities - Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) and Technical University of Munich (TUM). Read the whole article
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    12.12.17 — Interdisciplinary Laboratory of Performance-Integrated Design On 7 November, Marilyne Andersen, laureate of The Daylight Award for Research 2016, alongside Steven Holl, laureate for Design, gave a lecture at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich) on her daylighting work that she has been developing with her research team at LIPID since 2010, and before that at MIT. Read the whole article
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    12.12.17 — Chair for Green Economy and Resource Governance GERG research scientist Dr. Darya Gerasimenko delivered a speech on social innovation for Circular Economy at the 26. Kölner Abfalltage Forum “Circular Economy 2017 – Expectation and Reality”.  Read the whole article
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    12.12.17 — Institute of Digital Humanities DHI and the DHLAB are happy to congratulate Vincent Buntinx for passing his PhD. Read the whole article
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    12.12.17 — Laboratory of Astrophysics The mystery of chemical anomalies in clusters: where do we stand after 30 years from their discovery? Read the whole article
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    12.12.17 — Cooperation In 2016, the International Committee of the Red Cross and the EPFL launched a joint research and development program: the Humanitarian Tech Hub. As part of this collaboration, an ambitious project, called Agilis, aiming to develop an affordable dynamic prosthetic foot has made promising progress. Gregory Huot (GH), the EPFL engineer in charge of the project Agilis and Dikolela Kalubi (DK), the ICRC engineer in charge of the partnership between ICRC & EPFL tell us more about it Read the whole article
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    12.12.17 — Massive open online courses Moocs Plasma Physics Applications: Learn about plasma applications from nuclear fusion powering the sun, to making integrated circuits, to generating electricity. Read the whole article