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    19.08.11 — Mediacom EPFL has designed an architectural project intended to welcome the audience and performers at the St Prex Classics festival. The stage and the tiered seating, entirely made of wood, will be covered by a 25-meter helium hemisphere. The potential of this invention, in particular for tourism, extends well beyond this particular event. Read the whole article
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    18.08.11 — Staff Portal Post campus will be exceptionally closed Friday, August 19, reopening Monday, August 22 .It will be located in temporary premises in the vicinity of existing space at the Piccard Avenue. Post will be open from 9h to 17h non-stop. Read the whole article
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    17.08.11 — SB | Basic Sciences A tunable frequency comb with frequencies spanning beyond the first harmonic (from 990 to 2170 nm) has been demonstrated for the first time in a continuous wave laser pumped microresonator. Read the whole article
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    17.08.11 — Mediacom Microscopy technique used to observe activity of neurons like never before. Read the whole article
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    16.08.11 — CDM | Management of Technology Prof. Anu Wadhwa won a Best Paper Award of the Business Policy & Strategy division of the Academy of Management 2011 for her article: "Growth Options And Exit Decisions: Does External Venturing Generate Discontinuous Strategic Renewal? " Read the whole article
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    16.08.11 — Steel Structures Laboratory The workshop discussed solutions for FAbricated STeel houses in developing regions for fast rebuilding. Read the whole article
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    15.08.11 — Civil Engineering In a research project funded by EPFL’s campus in Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, scientists and engineers from the Composite Construction Laboratory are working on a new generation of structural building components, composed of a polyurethane foam layer sandwiched between two layers of glass-fiber reinforced polymers. Read the whole article
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    15.08.11 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "Robot 'Mission Impossible' wins video prize" published in The New Scientist Tech. The article features the video "Swarmanoid, The Movie" that just received the AAAI-2011 Best Video Award at the San Francisco annual event. Read the whole article
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    11.08.11 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems LIS have just won a Botsker (Robot Oscar) at the New York Film Academy Robot Film Festival. The movie, filmed in 2008, won its award in the category Scientifically Hardcore: "to celebrate both the artistry of filmmaking and the presentation of scientific innovation. Read the whole article
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    10.08.11 — Brain Mind Institute The 5th BMI retreat took place this year in Villars from June 6-7. Read the whole article