civil engineering and architecture

Civil Engineering Jun 15
Civil Engineering
Heat waves are increasing worldwide - and that includes Switzerland. Cities in particular suffer as a result: the temperature difference between city and countryside can amount to several degrees. A new water tunnel at Empa could help to alleviate these urban heat islands in the future - for example by cities ensuring lower temperatures locally through vegetation, water surfaces and brighter materials and creating space for wind to aerate cities better.
Environment - Architecture May 1
Environment - Architecture

European public spaces are becoming more original, but also more homogeneous. The author of an architecture thesis, written at EPFL, explains this paradox and calls on critics and public authorities to do something about it.

Environment - Architecture Apr 24
Environment - Architecture

As cities grow at an ever-faster pace, concerns about global warming rise and fossil fuels become increasingly scarce, cities will have to adopt more sustainable energy solutions.

Currently 7 jobs in fields Civil Engineering, Architecture.
Selected Jobs
Civil Engineering - 30.05
Postdoctoral Position in Innovative and Industrial Construction Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Civil Engineering - 15.03
PhD Candidate/in Modellierung und Optimierung des Materialabtrags beim Diamant-Kernbohren von Stahlarmiertem... Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Architecture - 21.12.2017
ENAC - 3 open PhD positions in structural engineering EPFL, Lausanne
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civil engineering and architecture

Universities

Associations

  • The Plattform Zukunft Bau unites the societies of civil engineering, the institutes of the federal institutes of technology ETH and the universities of applied sciences (only in German and French).
  • Bauen Schweiz, umbrella organisation of the Swiss building sector (only in German and French).