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    26.04.17 — IC in the news The daily newspaper Agefi quotes the research project of the Image and Visual Representation Laboratory, which aimes to hide images in video sequences. The images are invisible to the human eye but not to a camera. Read the whole article
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    26.04.17 — IC in the news Jean-Pierre Hubaux, from the Computer Communications and Applications Laboratory 1, is working on a system to secure genomic data by making it unreadable for anyone who does not own the encryption key. Read the whole article
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    26.04.17 — Mediacom Nearly 80% of the battery power in smartwatches is used up by the heart-rate monitor. But a new generation of sensors developed by EPFL startup ActLight consumes five times less energy. They have been tested and calibrated, and are now ready to be mass-produced for use in new models. Read the whole article
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    25.04.17 — Mediacom A team of EPFL and CSEM researchers in Neuchâtel presents in Nature Energy a new astonishing method of creating crystalline solar cells with electrical contacts at the rear, suppressing all shadowing at the front. Thanks to the new inexpensive approach, the fabrication process is strongly simplified with efficiencies in the laboratory already surpassing 23%. Read the whole article
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    25.04.17 — Urban Sociology Laboratory While the number of cars decreases in the city, a reflection is engaged on the cities of the after-car. Les Echos asked Vincent Kaufmann, director of the Laboratory of Urban Sociology his opinion. Read the whole article
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    25.04.17 — Corporate Strategy Innovation Chair Dr. Olivier Waeber obtained his PhD on March 31st, 2017 under the supervision of Prof. Christopher Tucci. His Thesis is entitled" Diving into the dynamics of product evolution: Analyzing technological discontinuities during the era of incremental change and cognitive convergence on a dominant design​​". Read the whole article
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    25.04.17 — EPFL Assembly Students are encouraged to stand as candidates and to vote in the elections for the Faculty/College councils and for the School Assembly. Read the whole article
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    25.04.17 — Integrated Design Architecture and Sustainability The next IDEAS LUNCH will take place on Wednesday 03 May 2017 at 12:30 in the IDEAS space (LE 0 10). Read the whole article
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    25.04.17 — Sustainable campus Since 2003, the EPFL has been conducting an annual mobility survey. In 2017, the survey will take place between Tuesday, 25 April and Sunday 7 May, 2017. Read the whole article
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    24.04.17 — Science Outreach Department The EPFL’s bus "Science interests me! " welcomes the general public as well as classes from 24 to 26 April 2017 in Bern. Read the whole article