Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, EPFL

Station 1, 1015 Lausanne
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, EPFL  
Location: Lausanne
Affiliation: Conseil des EPF / ETH Rat
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EPFL is one of the two federal technical schools (university) in Switzerland. Like the ETH in Zurich, it has three missions: education of students, scientific research and technology transfer. EPFL is located near Lausanne on the shores of the Lake Geneva. It has a campus of more than 10,000 people. The school stimulates collaboration between students, professors, researchers and entrepreneurs. These daily interactions give rise to new and work in science, technology and architecture.

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Innovation - Sep 23
Innovation
In its latest funding round, Kandou Bus has raised 56 million dollars - mainly from Swiss investors. The proceeds will allow the specialist in high-speed, low-power connectivity to market a new component needed for the development of USB-C plugs that are compatible with the recently approved USB4 specification.
Environment - Sep 23
Environment

A pioneering study carried out at EPFL shows that the amount of daylight in a room can influence our thermal comfort and how well we tolerate heat or cold.

Environment - Sep 19
Environment

Archizoom is bringing "Faraway So Close" to Switzerland. This thought-provoking exhibition explores Bangladesh through the architectural universes of the URBANA practice and architect Kashef Chowdhury.

Event - Sep 15
Event

The EPFL campus was full of fun this weekend during the Open House organised for the School's 50 th anniversary.

Computer Science - Sep 20
Computer Science

Deepfakes - or fake videos produced to look real through the use of artificial intelligence - pose a growing challenge.

Health - Sep 18
Health

Scientists at EPFL's Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research have discovered a signaling pathway that breast tumors exploit to metastasize to the brain.

Health - Sep 12
Health

EPFL scientists have helped develop a microscopic glass device that doctors could use to inject medicine into retinal veins with unprecedented accuracy.







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