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Physics - Event - 16.06.2022
An ever more powerful ultrafast laser flash
An ever more powerful ultrafast laser flash
The Time-Frequency Laboratory (LTF) of the University of Neuchâtel has just achieved a new performance in the field of ultrafast lasers.

Environment - Event - 15.06.2022
Sustainable Investments by Private Banks Are Becoming Almost Standard Practice
Private banks across Europe are meeting more client demands, new regulations and pressure from stakeholders with better qualified advisors.

Innovation - Economics / Business - 14.06.2022
Technology transfer activities to industry on the rise at USI
With USI Transfer in 2021, the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) and its affiliated institutions registered 40 new research contracts and 150 new agreements about technology transfer and 8 new patent applications filed.

Environment - 14.06.2022
Drone collects water samples autonomously
Drone collects water samples autonomously
In the future, drones could open up new possibilities for taking water samples fully automatically in remote areas.

Environment - Politics - 13.06.2022

Life Sciences - Health - 13.06.2022
Spotlight on FMIers: Iskra Katic
At first glance, Caenorhabditis elegans , or C. elegans for short, isn't exactly awe-inspiring.

Linguistics / Literature - 13.06.2022
Words that wound, words that heal - Interview with Sara Greco
The conference " Domestic Violence and Language ", offered as part of "Convergence and Distance," a cultural project devised by the USI Faculty of Communication, Culture and Society, has been held in the USI Auditorium on 16 May.

Health - Pharmacology - 10.06.2022

Environment - 10.06.2022
Sustainable solutions from a concrete canoe
Sustainable solutions from a concrete canoe
This weekend, students from ETH Zurich won the sustainability prize at the 18 th concrete canoe regatta in Brandenburg with their boat "TruchETH".

Astronomy / Space Science - Research Management - 10.06.2022
Gaia maps the Milky Way in three dimensions
Gaia maps the Milky Way in three dimensions
The European data processing and analysis consortium for Gaia, in which the UNIGE participates, publishes its third catalogue of data. A colossal amount of new information about our galaxy. The European consortium for the data processing and analysis of the Gaia satellite, led by the European Space Agency (ESA), has published its third catalogue.

Agronomy / Food Science - Environment - 10.06.2022
When it comes to food, less is often more
For Achim Walter, it-s time we take responsibility for what we eat. As consumers, we have a right to demand a food system that serves the environment, promotes health and protects those in less affluent circumstances.

Environment - 09.06.2022
Comic Report: Research with Faeces at Eawag
Comic Report: Research with Faeces at Eawag
Eawag's research is usually reported on in scientific papers and media articles. Rather unusual, however, is the form of a comic. Illustrator Celine Künzle took a close-up look at Eawag's research with faeces and recorded her impressions in the recently-published comic report. The comic reportage "Researching with faeces" is one of a total of four contributions by Celine Künzle for the current issue of the comic magazine Strapazin.

Research Management - Campus - 08.06.2022

Health - Pharmacology - 08.06.2022
Major US award for Bern and Geneva researchers
Major US award for Bern and Geneva researchers
A prestigious grant from the USA goes to the biomedical scientist Sven Rottenberg, University of Bern, and the clinical scientist Intidhar Labidi-Galy, University of Geneva and University Hospital of Geneva.

Economics / Business - Campus - 07.06.2022
EPFL students acquire a taste for entrepreneurship
EPFL students acquire a taste for entrepreneurship
In 2018, EPFL introduced a program whereby highly motivated Master's students can create a startup for their Master's projects.

Innovation - 07.06.2022

Innovation - Computer Science - 02.06.2022
Perfect privacy technology and chasing rainbows
Perfect privacy technology and chasing rainbows
From banking to communication our modern, daily lives are driven by data with ongoing concerns over privacy. Now, a new EPFL paper argues that many promises made around privacy-preserving mechanisms will never be fulfilled and that we need to accept these inherent limits and not chase the impossible.

Environment - 02.06.2022

Physics - Event - 02.06.2022

Mathematics - 31.05.2022
Simple questions, difficult answers | ETH Zurich
Simple questions, difficult answers | ETH Zurich
Oliver Janzer is a mathematician who specialises in graphs - that is, collections of nodes that may or may not be connected, such as Facebook users.

Innovation - 31.05.2022

Music - Event - 30.05.2022
When doing research is like playing jazz
When doing research is like playing jazz
From exploring the nature of creativity to turning a building into an instrument, a unique collaboration between EPFL's Digital and Cognitive Musicology Lab (DCML) and celebrated jazz pianist Michael Wollny aims to push the boundaries of music theory.

Life Sciences - Health - 30.05.2022
First genomic sequencing of Monkeypox in Switzerland
First genomic sequencing of Monkeypox in Switzerland
The Geneva Centre for Emerging Viral Diseases (UNIGE / HUG) shares the first sequencing results of the monkeypox genome from Switzerland.

Transport - Environment - 27.05.2022
Synfuels: A solution for historic vehicles?
Synfuels: A solution for historic vehicles?
Synthetic fuels can make a contribution to achieving climate targets. But can they be used in conventional combustion engines without any problems? This question is being investigated by Empa in collaboration with the Swiss car importer AMAG.

Astronomy / Space Science - 27.05.2022

Mechanical Engineering - 26.05.2022

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science - 25.05.2022
Radio astronomy to foster Swiss research and industry
Radio astronomy to foster Swiss research and industry
By becoming a member of the SKA Observatory (SKAO), the largest and most ambitious radio astronomy collaboration in the world, Switzerland intends to foster Swiss research and industry while contributing to an international initiative that promises to revolutionize our understanding of the Universe.

Architecture - 25.05.2022

Environment - 25.05.2022

Politics - History / Archeology - 25.05.2022

Astronomy / Space Science - 24.05.2022

Pharmacology - Health - 24.05.2022
Turning drug discovery into speed dating
Turning drug discovery into speed dating
EPFL spin-off ArcoScreen has developed a platform that turns the discovery of new drugs for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, diabetes and cancer from a marathon into a sprint. The firm's microfluidic readout system assesses the response of G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) to new substances, delivering significant time and financial gains for pharmaceutical companies.

Innovation - Materials Science - 24.05.2022
Research in the service of Switzerland
Research in the service of Switzerland
"How to best serve Switzerland" - that is the question behind numerous research projects and innovations from the institutions of the ETH Domain, said Michael Hengartner, President of the ETH Board, on the fringes of the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Mechanical Engineering - 24.05.2022

Environment - Life Sciences - 23.05.2022
A state-of-the-art solution for hydrocephalus
Nature is not a -nice to have it-s our life support system. Dwindling biodiversity endangers the very foundation of our existence.

Innovation - 20.05.2022

Media - Environment - 20.05.2022
We Are ETH-Podcast: Philippe Kahn
Translating research results for society requires resources. Either we pay someone to make it work - or we pay as a society if it turns out not to work.

Life Sciences - Physics - 20.05.2022
Appointment of EPFL professors
Appointment of EPFL professors
The Board of the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology has announced the appointment of professors at EPFL.

Environment - Campus - 20.05.2022

Environment - Campus - 20.05.2022