Maryna Viazovska, explorer of mathematical dimensions
Summer Series: Science as a vocation. Maryna Viazovska, who holds the Chair of Number Theory at EPFL, has resolved the problem of sphere packing in 8 and 24 dimensions.
A secure, decentralized search engine for journalists
An EPFL laboratory has developed Datashare Network, a decentralized search engine paired with a secure messaging system that allows investigative journalists to exchange information securely and anonymously. An scientific article on this subject will be presented during the Usenix Security Symposium which will be held online from August 12 to 14.
Andrea Ablasser wins the Leenaards Foundation's 2020 Science Prize
EPFL Professor Andrea Ablasser shares the Prize with Professor Michel Gilliet from the CHUV. Their project aims to gain insight into the causes and effects of an overactive innate immune system in people with autoimmune diseases.