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    30.03.11 — Mediacom The lens of the eye, the only transparent part of the human body, is made up of proteins that still hold many mysteries for medical scientists. In order to solve them, it’s necessary to eventually understand both the eye itself and eye diseases. Giuseppe Foffi’s team has been studying the physical properties of our human lens, and their findings have just been published. Read the whole article
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    Education

    29.03.11 — Transportation and Mobility Laboratory The course "Discrete Choice Analysis: Predicting Demand and Market Shares" took place March 20-24, 2011 and gathered 38 participants. Read the whole article
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    29.03.11 — Transportation and Mobility Laboratory Carolina Osorio received the Graduate Student Best Paper Award from the Transportation Research Forum.  Read the whole article
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    29.03.11 — Prizes and awards The Leenaards Foundations awards two scientists in the field of cancer immunotherapies. Read the whole article
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    29.03.11 — SV | Life Sciences Our warm congratulations to Prof. Melody A. Swartz, Head of the Laboratory of Lymphatic and Cancer Bioengineering, at the EPFL School of Life Sciences who, together with Prof. Stephanie Hugues, Department of Pathology and Immunology at the University of Geneva are the winners of one of the 2011 scientific Prizes awarded by the famous Leenaards Foundation... Read the whole article
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    29.03.11 — Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship Dr. Carina Lomberg has been hired by University of Bern as a assistant professor as of April 2011. Read the whole article
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    Campus Life

    29.03.11 — Mediacom The involvement of two start-ups from EPFL will give some unusual perspectives on the remains of the imposing Roman villa uncovered within the perimeter of the Congress Center building site. Sensefly used its drones to make several aerial photos; Pix4d will aggregate them in order to generate a full-scale view of the buildings that may have belonged to a man named Dorinius. Read the whole article
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    28.03.11 — Research Office Projects Probing the Dynamics of Spontaneous Quantum Vortices in Polariton Superfluids. Read the whole article
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    28.03.11 — IC | Computer and Communication Sciences NOMINATION: Five questions for Martin Vetterli, Dean of the School of Computer and Communication Sciences since March 1st 2011, succeeding Willy Zwaenepoel who held the position since 2002. Read the whole article
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    28.03.11 — SV | Life Sciences On the occasion of the recent World Tuberculosis Day (24 March 2011), Dr Neeraj Dhar, senior scientist within the research group of Prof. John McKinney received the "2011 Swiss TB Award" from the Swiss Foundation for Tuberculosis Research... Read the whole article