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    31.03.11 — Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship The Western Academy of Management awarded Anu Wadhwa and her co-authors the "Past Presidents Best Paper Award 2011" for their paper: "Being First or Making a Difference? A Study of U.S. Venture Capital Investments into the Clean Energy Sector". Read the whole article
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    31.03.11 — Mediacom Too much nitrogen is harmful to these fragile ecosystems, and could lead to the release into the atmosphere of large quantities of carbon dioxide, as emphasized in an article written by researchers at the Laboratory of Ecological Systems at EPFL, recently published in the journal New Phytologist. Read the whole article
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    30.03.11 — Laboratory for Environmental Biotechnology Six Master students started their Master project at LBE, five students from the SIE Section and one from the SSV Section. Two students, supervised by Prof. Christof Holliger, carry out their Master project in the Laboratory for Environmental Biotechnology, four students, supervised by Dr. Jean-Paul Schwitzguebel, carry out their Master project in a Company or University abroad. Read the whole article
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    30.03.11 — Research Office Projects Direct observation of the full transition from ballistic to diffusive Brownian motion in a liquid. Read the whole article
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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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    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