natural sciences

natural sciences

Earth Sciences - Aug 13
Earth Sciences
A unique project is linking in-situ measurements with natural hazards research. For the past ten years, a network of wireless sensors on the Matterhorn's Hörnli ridge has been constantly streaming measurement data on the condition of steep rock faces, permafrost and prevailing climate. The project leader, Jan Beutel, reviews progress to date.
Materials Science - Jul 29

A team of EPFL researchers has set itself the lofty goal of building the biggest-ever database that digitizes the visual appearance of all natural and synthetic materials in the world.

Environment - Jul 29
Environment

ETH researchers have succeeded in elucidating how and at what rate steel corrodes in a variety of porous materials.


Selected Jobs
Astronomy/Space Science - 09.08
Executive Manager (EPFL Space Center) EPFL, Lausanne
Astronomy/Space Science - 09.08
Postdoctoral position in Space Logistics (EPFL Space Center) EPFL, Lausanne
Mathematics - 07.08
Faculty Position in Applied Mathematics EPFL, Lausanne
Mathematics - 07.08
Faculty Position in Mathematics EPFL, Lausanne
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The following sections give you an overview of activities in natural sciences in Switzerland.