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    22.02.18 — EPFL Fribourg After its success at the international Solar Decathlon 2017 competition in Denver, USA, the NeighborHub is coming back to life at the smart living lab in Fribourg. The Swiss solar house, designed by the students and professors of four schools (EPFL, HEIA-FR, HEAD and UNIFR), is being rebuilt on the blueFACTORY site. The NeighborHub offers alternatives that brings citizens together to encourage them to go towards a more sustainable future. It will open its doors to the public on 28 and 29 April 2018 and thematic visits will follow. Read the whole article
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    21.02.18 — Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics Laboratory Two EPFL students completed their Master project in seismic engineering Read the whole article
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    21.02.18 — Microsystems Laboratory Congratulations to Yuliya Lisunova and co-authors for their publication in Microelectronic Engineering "Combination of thermal scanning probe lithography and ion etching to fabricate 3D silicon nanopatterns with extremely smooth surface". Read the whole article
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    21.02.18 — Laboratory of Experimental Rock Mechanics Federica Paglilunga, Nina Urfer, and Salvatore D'Urso have joined the LEMR to continue their studies in Geomechanics.  Read the whole article
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    21.02.18 — International Institute for the management of Logistics Congratulations to the new graduates of the Executive Master in Global Supply Chain Management and the Executive Certificate in Healthcare Supply Chain Management who obtained their diplomas and certificates from the IML (International Institute for the management of Logistics) and the College of Management of Technology at EPFL in December 2017. Read the whole article
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    21.02.18 — Library For the start of the semester of Spring 2018, the EPFL Library is putting Mathematics in the spotlight and offers from Wednesday, February 21, a selection of documents at the Espace Découverte "Mathematics and Music", as well as an exhibition of Ancient Books "Les Mathématiques sous toutes leurs formes". Read the whole article
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    21.02.18 — Mediacom A class from the Auguste-Piccard high school in Lausanne spent half a day conducting a chemistry experiment in an EPFL lab. The purpose of this practical was to get the students interested in higher-level chemistry and strengthen ties between EPFL and local high schools. Read the whole article
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    21.02.18 — SV | Life Sciences EPFL scientists have found that the activity of proprotein covertases, the enzymes that turn-on proteins, is regulated by the location of the enzyme inside the cell. Published in Cell Reports, the study uses a novel biosensor, CLIP, and has significant implications for cancer treatment. Read the whole article
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    20.02.18 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies In an article published in the international journal "Sustainable Cities and Society", the Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies (LAST) presents results of the research project URBIUS, a multi-criteria assessment methodology integrated into a Geographic Information System (GIS) promoting decision support for the sustainable urban renewal of existing neighborhoods. Read the whole article
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    20.02.18 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies The modulart.ch platform, an online magazine dedicated to the design of modular buildings, made a report on the research project entitled "Composite City Lifting". Developed by an interdisciplinary team bringing together three EPFL laboratories and several private partners, this project provides an original solution for buildings heightening. Read the whole article