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    14.10.10 — Transportation Center The CATS project aims to develop a new urban transport service based on a new generation vehicle. Its major innovation is the utilisation of a single type of vehicle for two different usages: individual use or collective transport. Read the whole article
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    14.10.10 — Environmental Engineering The 2010 Latsis conference will take place from 17 to 20 October 2010 and will focus on ecohydrology and sustainable water resources use, both topics of burning actuality. This conference will bring together international experts and young researchers of the surface hydrology, soil and plant ecology, environmental complexity, water resource management fields, in a setting highly suitable for scientific discussion and interaction (which has become typically impossible at large scale conferences). Read the whole article
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    14.10.10 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies After Jean Nouvel, Françoise-Hélène Jourda, Philippe Madec and André De Herde, Professor Emmanuel Rey, of the Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies (LAST), has been chosen to chair the Jury of the 5th edition of the Contest "L'Esquisse verte" in Paris. Read the whole article
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    14.10.10 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies Several projects of the architectural firm Bauart, of which Professor Emmanuel Rey is a partner, are part of an exhibition in the frame of the “Green Building Congress 2010” in Chennai, India. Read the whole article
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    14.10.10 — Civil Engineering Apply for MAS Tunnelling 2011 (Deadline: December 2010) Read the whole article
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    14.10.10 — Research Office Projects Mutual antagonism between the Anaphase Promoting Complex and the Spindle Assembly Checkpoint contributes to mitotic timing in C. elegans. Read the whole article
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    14.10.10 — Mediacom The EPFL Laboratory of Semiconductor Materials has developed a novel nanowire based heterostructure adding new advanced functionalities. In collaboration with the University of Barcelona they have now published their results on ACS Nano journal. Read the whole article
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    13.10.10 — Mediacom How can we reduce the power consumption of computers? Scientists at EPFL are exploring “dark silicon”. Read the whole article
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    12.10.10 — Solar Energy and Building Physics Laboratory Anidolic daylighting systems and nanotechnologies for solar energy conversion developed at the EPFL Solar Energy and Building Physics Lab (LESO-PB) were presented and documented in the program Il Giardino di Albert (Albert's Garden) by Swiss Italian Television on Oct. 10, 2010 (RSI1). Read the whole article
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    11.10.10 — Mediacom The Magistrale 2010 took place in the marquee installed on the Place Cosandey. In one of the highlights of the ceremony, Jerry Yang, co-founder of Yahoo, received a doctorat honoris causa from his former teacher, Giovanni de Micheli, who is now a researcher at EPFL. Read the whole article