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    Campus Life

    23.11.11 — Industrial Energy Systems Laboratory Professor Daniel Favrat, director of the Industrial Energy Systems Laboratory (LENI), has recently been elected to the executive committee of the World Federation of Engineering Organisations (WFEO). This election follows his major contribution in successfully presiding the program committee of the 4th World Engineers Convention that met last September in Geneva some 1800 participants from more than 80 nations. This new role comes in addition to his role as vice-chair of the standing energy committee of this federation, which he has held since 2007. Read the whole article
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    Education

    23.11.11 — IC - Prizes & Awards News in brief Read the whole article
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    Research

    23.11.11 — Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship Michel Jaccard, Head of International Affairs and Accreditation and Lecturer at the College of Management of Technology was awarded a price for his book "Objectif qualité - Introduction aux systèmes de management de performance et de durabilité". Read the whole article
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    Innovation

    23.11.11 — Mediacom Electronics could be 100 times less energy-hungry thanks to a quantum phenomenon known as the tunnel effect - by 2017 in consumer electronics Read the whole article
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    Education

    22.11.11 — Swiss Space Center On top of the approximately 80 positions available ESA-wide, there should be additional openings for women to promote a better gender equality at ESA.There should be some extra vacancies to promote ESA careers in Switzerland and Germany, all at YGT level. Read the whole article
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    Research

    22.11.11 — Mediacom For fifty years, mathematicians have grappled with a so-called “fixed point” theorem. An EPFL-based team has now found an elegant, one-page solution that opens up new perspectives in physics and economics. Read the whole article
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    Epfl

    22.11.11 — SB | Basic Sciences Professor Rolf Gruetter, has joined the restricted circle of ESMRMB Fellows. Read the whole article
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    Research

    22.11.11 — Research Office Projects In vivo loading increases mechanical properties of scaffold by affecting bone formation and bone resorption rates. Read the whole article
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    Education

    21.11.11 — Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship 16 Directors of India Post participated in the Executive Training Program delivered for the third time by the Chair Management of Network Industries of Prof. Matthias Finger. Read the whole article
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    18.11.11 — Mediacom It was an era of massive construction projects - dams, roads, and bridges – and many felt there was a need to better understand and control the behavior of the soil and rock underpinnings of all these infrastructures. Thus, in 1935, the Soil and Rock Mechanics Laboratories were created. Today, they’re celebrating their 75th birthday. Read the whole article