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    22.03.17 — Microsystems Laboratory Congratulations to Marco Grisi and co-authors for their publication in Scientific Reports entitled "NMR spectroscopy of single sub-nL ova with inductive ultra-compact single-chip probes". Read the whole article
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    22.03.17 — Global Health Institute Suzanne is an administrative assistant and has just joined Prof. Stewart Cole's (UPCOL) and Prof. John McKinney's (UPKIN) labs. Read the whole article
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    22.03.17 — Mediacom “Is this your sister?” That’s the kind of question asked by image-recognition systems, which are becoming increasingly prevalent in our everyday devices. They may soon be used for tumor detection and genomics, too. These systems rely on what is known as “deep-learning” architectures – an exciting new development in artificial learning. But EPFL researchers have revealed just how sensitive these systems actually are: a tiny universal perturbation applied across an image can throw off even the most sophisticated algorithms. Read the whole article
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    21.03.17 — Library The EPFL Library's fund provides a financial support for Open Access Conference publication. Read the whole article
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    21.03.17 — Urban Sociology Laboratory A study on the mobility of adolescents from the Laboratory of Urban Sociology (LaSUR) on the basis of a preparatory work of the Social Media Lab, which probed the social networks, reveals that the under 18 retain a very positive image of the car . Read the whole article
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    21.03.17 — Institute for Area and Global Studies 01.03.2017 - Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM): students step into the world of intercontinental diplomacy for a day Read the whole article
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    21.03.17 — Mediacom Through an exhibition and two semester-long courses, EPFL is paying tribute to a forgotten art: that of making buildings out of earth. The aim is to demonstrate how this age-old technique can still play a role in contemporary architecture. Read the whole article
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    20.03.17 — Research Office The NCCR MARVEL and EPFL organise the Ig Nobel Award Tour Show on Tuesday 21 March, 18:00-20:00, at the Forum Rolex. Read the whole article
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    20.03.17 — Mediacom The Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition (ACE) reached Cape Town on Sunday, 19 March, completing its three-month voyage around the great white continent. But the scientific adventure has only just begun: it’s now time to analyze all the data that was collected. This will improve our understanding of the effects of global warming on the Southern Ocean and the broader implications for our planet as a whole. Read the whole article
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    20.03.17 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies Organized jointly by the Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies (LAST) and the Photovoltaics and Thin Film Electronics Laboratory (PV-Lab), the second ACTIVE INTERFACES PhD Seminar will take place on Wednesday 29 March 2017 at 10:15 am in the IDEAS space (LE 0 10). Read the whole article