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Medicine - Agronomy Jan 17
Medicine - Agronomy
In Switzerland, 5,500 operations to combat morbid obesity are conducted every year. Gastric bypasses and sleeve gastrectomy operations perform similarly: patients lose two-thirds of their excess weight in the long term, as researchers from the University of Basel at the St. Claraspital report in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).
Medicine - Agronomy Jan 17

EPFL scientists have discovered a novel role for bile acids: converting energy-storing white fat depots into energy-expending beige fat.

Architecture - Computer Science Jan 15
Architecture - Computer Science

Better thermal insulation means lower heating costs - but this should not be at the expense of exciting architecture.

Currently 21 jobs in fields Agronomy/Food Science, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Electroengineering/Microtechnics, Mechanical Engineering/Mechanics.
Selected Jobs
Mechanical Engineering - 04.01
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in 80-100% Schweizerischer Nationalfonds (SNF), Bern
Mechanical Engineering - 29.12.2017
Research Associate (PhD Student): Phase Change Dispersion (100%) Hochschule Luzern, Horw/Lucerne
Agronomy/Food Science - 11.01
Doktorandin / Doktorand in Agrarökonomie Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Physics/Materials Science - 10.01
PhD Candidate on ’Hygromechanical behavior of archeological wood consolidated with PEG’ Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Earth Sciences - 08.01
PhD position to investigate solute transport in fractures using Laser-Induced Fluorescence (LIF) combined... Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Employers of the Week
Schweizerischer Nationalfonds (SNF)
Hochschule Luzern
Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, EPFL
Continuing education for scientists and academics
Earth Sciences »» 01.02.2018
Energy geostructures analysis and design EPFL, Lausanne
Business/Economics »» 01.03.2018
Gouvernance de l’information en organisation, protection des données University of Geneva
Chemistry »» 07.05.2018
Gestion des risques et dangers chimiques au laboratoire EPFL, Lausanne