29.06.15EPFL has teamed up with Swiss and Cameroonian partners to address major issues like stabilizing the country’s existing grid, improving energy efficiency and developing hydroelectric potential.
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26.06.15Four aluminum plates tilted skyward transform the vault of the Rolex Learning Center into a giant screen. EPFL researchers used the so-called “caustic” effect of reflection to create bright shapes that morph and move with time and season.
24.06.15Using a telepresence system developed at EPFL, 19 people – including nine quadriplegics – were able to remotely control a robot located in one of the university laboratories. This multi-year research project aims to give a measure of independence to paralysed people. This technology has shown that it works well and is easy to use.
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