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    26.01.11 — Mediacom Wallpaper*, the “bible” in the areas of design and fashion, has named the Rolex Learning Center the best new public building of 2010. Two EPFL doctoral students in architecture have also been distinguished among the international candidates. Read the whole article
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    25.01.11 — Staff Portal On December 6th, 2010, the EPFL Direction has approved the administrative and financial management rules for European Projects funded by the 7th Framework Program (FP7). Read the whole article
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    25.01.11 — SV | Life Sciences Our warm congratulations to Bruno Lemaître, Awardee of the 2010 Liliane Bettencourt Prize for Life Sciences, in recognition of his outstanding research on modern immunobiology... Read the whole article
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    25.01.11 — Mediacom No fewer than seventy prizes are awarded each year to EPFL students, mainly to those who have completed their master degrees, but also to those who have obtained their bachelor. Although the monetary value of the prizes is not very high, the document they receive is worth gold when included in their CV. Read the whole article
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    25.01.11 — Nanophotonics and Metrology The electric field enhancement associated with detailed structure within novel optical antenna nanostructures is modeled using the surface integral equation technique in the context of surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS). The antennae comprise random arrays of vertically aligned, multiwalled carbon nanotubes dressed with highly granular Ag. Different types of “hot-spot” underpinning the SERS are identified, but contrasting characteristics are revealed. Those at the outer edges of the Ag grains are antenna driven with field enhancement amplified in antenna antinodes while intergrain hotspots are largely independent of antenna activity. Hot-spots between the tops of antennae leaning towards each other also appear to benefit from antenna amplification. Read the whole article
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    24.01.11 — SV | Life Sciences Wulfram Gerstner and to Didier Trono who are among the top senior scientists selected by the European Research Council to get one of these prestigious 'Advanced Grants'. Read the whole article
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    24.01.11 — Geographic Information Systems Laboratory A global view of livestock biodiversity: experiences and lessons from wildlife biodiversity management Read the whole article
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    24.01.11 — SV A warm welcome to Miguel Nicolelis and Oliver Hantschel, recently appointed at the School of Life Sciences by the ETH Board... Read the whole article
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    24.01.11 — Mediacom The Roman Conquest, the Black Death and the discovery of America – by modifying the nature of the forests – have had a significant impact on the environment. These are the findings of EPFL scientists who have researched our long history of emitting carbon into the environment. Read the whole article
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    24.01.11 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "Robots get ready for mass markets" published in Science Business Read the whole article