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    01.09.09 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering To explain and understand the impact of physical constraints on stem cell dynamics in general, and in the cornea in particular, our lab contributed expertise in geometric modeling and visualization to the existing procedures and experiments in professor Yann Barrandon's laboratory in the School of Life Sciences. Read the whole article
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    01.09.09 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "Das Heer der Fliegen" published in Wunderwelt Wisse Read the whole article
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    01.09.09 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "Robots Reveal Insights into Evolution" published in Physorg Read the whole article
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    01.09.09 — Laboratory of Intelligent Systems Click here to read the article titled "Robots, Too, Help Researchers Understand Cooperation" published in Science Read the whole article
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    15.08.09 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering Urban renewal is not just about – building, renovating and improving traffic flow; in contemporary cities the complex human dimension must also be taken into account if revitalization projects are to succeed. Read the whole article
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    13.08.09 — Mediacom Although the final results have not yet been issued, eight young EPFL scientists have just heard that they are to be awarded an ERC Starting Grant – great news for the start of the 2009-2010 academic year! ERC (the European Research Council) is a structure established in 2005 to complement the funding activities of other classical European agencies. It supports fundamental or applied research programmes in two different categories: ERC Starting Grants for young investigators and ERC Advanced Grants. Read the whole article
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    12.08.09 — Mediacom For the first time ever, a Swiss national is taking up the position of Secretary General of the World Energy Council (WEC). A Professor at the EPFL Energy Systems Management Chair, over the past eight years Christoph Frei has concurrently been working at the World Economic Forum as Senior Director for energy security, anticorruption and climate change. Read the whole article
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    05.08.09 — Mediacom When you feel you are being touched, usually someone or something is physically touching you and you perceive that your "self" is located in the same place as your body.  Read the whole article
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    01.08.09 — ENAC | Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering The FP6 project TOCSIN, directed by the Economics and Environmental Management Laboratory (REME), evaluated climate change mitigation options in China and India. In particular, it investigated the strategic dimensions of cooperation in research, development and tech transfer, and the challenge of creating incentives to encourage developing countries to participate in post-2012 greenhouse gas emissions reductions. Read the whole article
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    22.07.09 — Transportation Center At its meeting on July 8-9 2009, the Board of the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology appointed Nikolas Geroliminis a tenure-track assistant professor of transportation engineering at the School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering. Read the whole article