Category: ENAC

PhD Student to investigate the microbial control of waterborne viruses

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The Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry (LCE) in the Environmental Engineering Institute, EPFL, is seeking a PhD student to investigate the microbial control of waterborne viruses Our group is interested in waterborne viruses, which threaten public health with a range of diseases from diarrhea to hepatitis and meningitis. Viruses enter natural water bodies via the discharge (…)

ENAC – PhD Position in Personalized Thermal Comfort

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The Laboratory of Integrated Comfort Engineering (ICE) at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) is seeking a Ph.D. candidate to work on the Personalized and Localized Thermal Conditioning considering human well-being dimension in Fribourg/Freiburg, Switzerland. The project combines human thermo-physiology and thermodynamics between the environment and the human body parts to search for new ways of providing acceptable personalized comfort at (…)

ENAC – PhD position to investigate microbial nitrogen cycling in an aquifer in Vietnam

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We are offering a 100% PhD researcher position to investigate microbial nitrogen cycling for a duration of 4 years at the Environmental Microbiology Laboratory (EML), School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC), at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland. The focus at EML is on microbiology with numerous projects dedicated (…)

ENAC – PhD position to investigate the product(s) of microbial uranium reduction

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We are offering a 100% PhD researcher position to investigate the products of microbial uranium reduction for a duration of 4 years at the Environmental Microbiology Laboratory (EML), School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC), at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland. EML has a strong record in uranium biogeochemistry (…)

ENAC – PhD position to investigate nanoscale transformation of uranium by magnetite

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We are offering a 100% PhD researcher position to investigate nanoscale transformation of uranium by magnetite for a duration of 4 years at the Environmental Microbiology Laboratory (EML), School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC), at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland. EML has a strong record in uranium biogeochemistry (…)

ENAC – Two PhD positions – Large-scale Habitat Suitability Mapping with Machine Learning

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Your mission As a PhD student, you will investigate the potential of deep learning models for describing the suitability of habitats to host animal and vegetal species. In particular, you will develop models based on remote sensing data to model habitats where species can be found and prosper. To do so, you will leverage large-scale (…)

ENAC – Two PhD positions – Migration and Urban Demography in the Global South

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Two fully-funded 4-year PhD positions in the Laboratory of Urban Demography (URBDEMO) at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale of Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland We are looking for talented Master’s graduates with a strong interest in urban demography and related interdisciplinary issues, and with high potential to improve our understanding of the patterns, drivers and consequences of migration (…)

ENAC – Two Ph.D. student positions – Geomechanics for engineered geological barriers

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 Your mission: The Laboratory of Soil Mechanics (LMS) at the School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering at EPFL Switzerland is seeking 2 Ph.D. students to enhance our geomechanical knowledge and predictive capabilities of the mechanical behavior of engineered geological barriers. The 2 Ph.D. students will have to gain insights into the mechanical behavior of (…)

ENAC – PhD position in Plant Ecophysiology and Species Interactions

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The Plant Ecology Research Laboratory PERL in the Institute of Environmental Engineering at EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland) is offering a PhD position in plant ecophysiology starting in April 2022. PERL studies the impact of plant biodiversity loss on ecosystem functions and services and the physiological processes involved in plant responses to climatic stress. The PhD will (…)

ENAC – PhD student to model the occurrence of pathogenic viruses in Lake Geneva and the associated public health risks

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The Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry (LCE) in the Environmental Engineering Institute, EPFL, is seeking a PhD student to model the occurrence of pathogenic viruses in Lake Geneva and the associated public health risks Our group is interested in waterborne viruses, which threaten public health with a range of diseases from diarrhea to hepatitis and meningitis. (…)