Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, EPFL

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Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, EPFL   link
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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Computer Science - Feb 24
Computer Science
Largo Films, an EPFL spin-off, unveiled its data-assisted movie-making software to producers and other movie-industry specialists today at the Berlin Film Festival. Largo's program uses artificial intelligence to generate recommendations for just about every stage of the filmmaking process - from putting together a script and soundtrack to selecting the actors and emotional register - all in just a few minutes.
Psychology - Feb 21

What if the key to conveying complex scientific concepts like self-consciousness was to bring art and science together? From 25 February to 1 March, EPFL ArtLab will play host to the Immersive Lab, which offers visitors an interactive, multisensory experience.

Life Sciences - Feb 20
Life Sciences

In a breakthrough for Parkinson's disease, scientists at EPFL have reconstructing the process by which Lewy bodies form in the brain of patients.

Life Sciences - Feb 19
Life Sciences

Scientists from EPFL (Switzerland) have extended performance modelling techniques to the field of computational brain science.

Mechanical Engineering - Feb 21

An experiment by EPFL researchers has confirmed a theory that has been used in mechanics for over half a century - despite never having been fully validated. The team could now use the theory in bolder and more innovative ways in their quest to develop ever better energy systems.

Innovation - Feb 19
Innovation

Four Swiss companies, including three EPFL spin-offs - Flyability, Kandou and Nexthink - will be featured among Europe's top 50 high-tech scale-ups at this year's Tech Tour Growth Summit.

Health - Feb 18

Flies belonging to the genus Drosophila combat oxidative stress by removing excess fat from their blood. This remarkable mechanism proves that evolution has no shortage of answers to a problem that affects all life on Earth.







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