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    09.04.18 — Mediacom The Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG), an international committee headed by an EPFL professor, has just unveiled JPEG XS. With this new format, the image-compression process uses less energy, and higher-quality images can be sent with low latency over broadband networks like 5G. JPEG XS will have applications in areas such as virtual reality, augmented reality, space imagery, self-driving cars and professional movie editing. Read the whole article
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    09.04.18 — Group of Coordination Chemistry A versatile route to homo- and hetero-bimetallic 5f–5f and 3d–5f complexes supported by a redox active ligand framework Read the whole article
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    08.04.18 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies To mark its 20th birthday, Le Temps newspaper brought out a special anniversary issue of its T magazine supplement entitled "2038, la vie dans 20 ans". Prof. Marilyne Andersen, head of the Laboratory of Integrated Performance in Design (LIPID) and Prof. Emmanuel Rey, head of the Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies (LAST), featured among experts interviewed on architectural topics. Read the whole article
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    08.04.18 — Bioinspired Projects Platform Join us on the 26th June 2018, 15-18h at EPFL BC building, 4th floor, room BC 420 . For a series of 4 talk on Bioinspired Robotics Read the whole article
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    06.04.18 — Computer-Human Interaction Lab for Learning & Instruction April 25, 2018, from 13:00 - 19:00, Institute Le Rosey, Rolle Read the whole article
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    05.04.18 — Institute of Physics The EPFL team of students representing Switzerland at the International Physicists' Tournament 2018 taking place right now in Moscow have reached the finale. This Saturday morning, they will confront the French and Brazilian teams in the final round of the competition. Read the whole article
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    05.04.18 — Mediacom EPFL spin-off Embion Technologies has developed a soluble fiber powder made from barley residue from the beer-making process that can be used to reduce the sucrose content of a wide range of foods. This by-product also appears to lower cholesterol levels and reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases. Read the whole article
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    04.04.18 — Soil Mechanics Laboratory Ce dimanche, 08.04.2018, la RTS rediffusera dès 10h00 dans l’émission « CQFD » l’entretien intitulé « Rencontre avec Lyesse Laloui » Read the whole article
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    04.04.18 — Computer-Human Interaction Lab for Learning & Instruction Thurday May 17, 14:15, RLC D1 661 Read the whole article
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    04.04.18 — Laboratory of Astrophysics An international team of astronomers, including researchers from EPFL, has detected the most distant individual star observed to date, located 9 billion light-years from Earth. This star, normally too weak to be seen, could be observed thanks to a gravitational lensing effect of a massive cluster of galaxies. Read the whole article