civil engineering and architecture

Architecture - Apr 1
The global lockdown caused by the coronavirus has brought the shortcomings and social inequality inherent in modern housing into stark relief. This presents architects with an opportunity to learn some important lessons for their future work.
Architecture - Mar 13
Architecture

Claudia Breidbach was born without a left forearm. She now wears a powered prosthesis, which she will be using for the powered prosthetic arm race at Cybathlon 2020.

Environment - Civil Engineering - Jul 3, 2019
Environment - Civil Engineering

Researchers at EPFL have developed a method that uses artificial intelligence to design next-generation heat-pump compressors.

Architecture - Oct 8, 2019
Architecture

"I regard myself as a descendent of the true Modernists," a young Rem Koolhaas told Dutch journal wonen-TA/BK in 1978.

Social Sciences - Architecture - Nov 8, 2018
Social Sciences - Architecture

For the past 15 years, EPFL's Urban Sociology Laboratory has been showing students and researchers the value of incorporating social-science related concepts into engineering and architecture.


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Civil Engineering - 01.04
Faculty position in Sustainable Civil Engineering EPFL, Lausanne
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  • 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).