Block Courses

Block Courses

Advanced Manufacturing (edoc)

Courses
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Programs
 
Lecturers
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Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (a) - Fall semester    (Block course Fall 2019 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(a) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (c) - Spring semester    (Block course Spring 2020 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(c) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Product lifecycle management - concepts methods and tools    (Next time :January 13 to 28, 2020)
MGT-707 
EDRS 
Oral presentation
4
 
 
 
 
Advanced experimental methods in condensed matter and nanophysics    (Next time: Spring (Block course) (Stuttgart - Germany))
PHYS-630 
EDPY 
Kern  
Oral
2
 

Architecture and Sciences of the City (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
AR-606 
EDAR 
Lami  
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Biennial / Manifesta : from discourse to agency    (This year only. From: 8th October 2019 to 9th October 2019)
AR-607 
EDAR 
Term paper
2
 
 
 
 
Effervescences : exploration des épistémologies plurielles de la recherche    (Ce cours consiste en trois journées d'étude organisées dans le cadre du partenariat HEAD-EDAR Le public sera composé de doctorant.e.s mais aussi de chercheur.euse.s confirmé.e.s)
AR-661 
EDAR 
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
Existenzminimum: 90 years since the 2nd CIAM    (Bilingual course (French/English))
AR-608 
EDAR 
Term paper
1
 
 
 
 
AR-650 
EDAR 
Multiple
2
 
 
 
 
AR-651 
EDAR 
 
Multiple
2
 

Biotechnology and Bioengineering (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Responsible Conduct in Biomedical Research    (Next time: Fall 2019)
BIO-664(A) 
EDBB 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Responsible Conduct in Biomedical Research    (Next time: Spring 2020)
BIO-664(B) 
EDBB 
Multiple
1
 

Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Basic and advanced NMR - Level 1 A (EPFL)    (Next time: January 2020 (Block))
CH-601(x) 
EDCH 
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Basic and advanced NMR - Level 1 B (Sion)    (Next time: Fall 2019)
CH-601(y) 
EDCH 
Bornet  
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Basic and advanced NMR - Level 2 (EPFL)    (Next time: February 2020 (Block))
CH-703 
EDCH 
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
ChE-803 
EDCH 
Buonsanti
Various lecturers  
Written & Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Chemical Probes for Imaging in Biology    (Next time : March 2020 )
CH-634 
EDCH 
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Efficient Synthetic Routes Towards Bioactive Molecules    (Next time: Winter 2020 (Block))
CH-620 
EDCH 
Cramer  
Multiple
2
 
 
 
 
CH-707 
EDCH 
Multiple
2
 
 
 
 
CH-709 
EDCH 
Multiple
2
 
 
 
 
Information literacy for chemists    (Next time: Fall 2019)
ENG-619 
EDCH 
Borel  
Project report
0
 
 
 
 
Oral
3
 
 
 
 
CH-604 
EDCH 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Scientific Writing (3) (Sion)    (postponed until « Fall 2020 » )
ENG-613(3) 
EDCH 
Bless  
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Scientific Writing (EDCH) (1) (Fall)    (Next time: Fall 2019 (Block))
ENG-613(1) 
EDCH 
Bless  
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Scientific Writing (EDCH) (2) (Spring)    (Next time :Spring 2020)
ENG-613(2) 
EDCH 
Bless  
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Multiple
2
 

Civil and Environmental Engineering (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Fracture Mechanics and Fatigue of Structures    (Every two years/ Next time: oct/nov 2019 (Block course). Minimum 5 inscrits)
CIVIL-704 
EDCE 
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
CIVIL-606 
EDCE 
Oral presentation
2
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (c) - Spring semester    (Block course Spring 2020 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(c) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 

Computational and Quantitative Biology (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Summer School on Quantitative biology: bridging the gap between computational and experimental approaches    (Next time: 16.09.19 - 20.09.19 Registration via : http://quantbio2019.epfl.ch)
BIOENG-800 
EDCB 
Maerkl  
Oral presentation
2
 

Computer and Communication Sciences (edoc)

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Programs
 
Lecturers
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Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Information theoretic methods in statistics and computer science    (Next time: From Nov. 13, 2019 to Dec. 16, 2019)
COM-620 
EDIC 
Term paper
2
 

EDOC General and external courses

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Programs
 
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Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Entrepreneurial Opportunity Identification and Exploitation    (The course will be given in 2 blocks: Block 1 - Nov 11-13, 14:00-19:00 Block 2 - Dec 9-11, 14:00-19:00 Registration via IS-Academia Portal )
ENG-632 
EDOC-GE 
Oral presentation
2
 

Electrical Engineering (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Decentralized and Distributed Control    (Next time: 1-5 June 2020)
EE-734 
EDEE 
Oral presentation
2
 
 
 
 
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Optimal control    (Next time : Spring 2020)
EE-715 
EDEE 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
MICRO-614 
EDMI 
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Energy Autonomous Wireless Smart Systems    (February 10 to 14, 2020)
MICRO-617 
EDMI 
Multiple
3
 
 
 
 
Nanoscale MOSFETs and beyond CMOS devices    (November 13 to 15, 2020)
MICRO-611 
EDMI 
Oral
1
 

Energy (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
ENG-634 
EDEY 
Dujic
Paolone
Rufer
Various lecturers  
Project report
2
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (a) - Fall semester    (Block course Fall 2019 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(a) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (c) - Spring semester    (Block course Spring 2020 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(c) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Life cycle assessment in energy systems    (MA3 only (pas donné en 2019-20))
ENV-510 
SIE 
 
 
Written
3
 

Management of technology (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Microeconomics    (+ Sept. 16 from 11:00-15:00)
MGT-621 
EDMT 
Weber  
Written
4
 
 
 
 
Qualitative Research Methods    (+ Sept. 16 from 09:00-15:00)
MGT-603 
EDMT 
Finger  
Multiple
4
 
 
 
 
Multiple
4
 
 
 
 
Field Research Project A    (For EDMT External Students only)
MGT-690(A) 
EDMT 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Field Research Project B    (For EDMT External Students only)
MGT-690(B) 
EDMT 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Written
4
 
 
 
 
Multiple
4
 

Materials Science and Engineering (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
CCMX Advanced Course - Instrumented Nanoindentation    (Next time 25 - 27 September, 2019)
MSE-656 
EDMX 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
Oral presentation
2
 
 
 
 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
MSE-629 
EDMX 
Written
2
 
 
 
 
MSE-658 
EDMX 
Mischler
Various lecturers  
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
Introduction to scanning electron microscopy microanalysis techniques    (Next time: from 11 to 13 December 2019)
MSE-659 
EDMX 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
Laser Materials Processing    (Next time: 2019-2020)
MSE-662 
EDMX 
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Multiple
1
 
 
 
 
MSE-643 
EDMX 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
MSE-663 
EDMX 
Casati
Various lecturers  
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Project report
2
 
 
 
 
MSE-665 
EDMX 
Georget
Various lecturers  
Written
1
 

Mechanics (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (a) - Fall semester    (Block course Fall 2019 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(a) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (c) - Spring semester    (Block course Spring 2020 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(c) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 

Microsystems and Microelectronics (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Advanced analog IC design    (August 26 to 30, 2019)
MICRO-700 
EDMI 
Kayal  
Written & Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Advanced topics in micro- and nanomanufacturing: top-down meets bottom-up    (Every 2 years. Next time: 02.09.2019 -06.09.2019)
MICRO-724 
EDMI 
Brugger
Invited lecturers
Mastrangeli
Perez-Murano  
Multiple
2
 
 
 
 
MICRO-614 
EDMI 
Project report
1
 
 
 
 
Energy Autonomous Wireless Smart Systems    (February 10 to 14, 2020)
MICRO-617 
EDMI 
Multiple
3
 
 
 
 
IC design for robustness    (August 26 to 30, 2019)
MICRO-704 
EDMI 
Kayal  
Written & Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Introduction to Finite Element Modelling in Microsystems    (From: 22.08.2019 to: 23.08.2019)
MICRO-628 
EDMI 
Quack  
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
Microstructuring of glass    (Next time in Spring 2021)
MICRO-707 
EDMI 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
MOOC: Micro and Nanofabrication (MEMS)    (September 18 to November 16, 2019)
MICRO-621 
EDMI 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Nanoscale MOSFETs and beyond CMOS devices    (November 13 to 15, 2020)
MICRO-611 
EDMI 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Optical MEMS and micro-optics    (November 18 to 21, 2019)
MICRO-605 
EDMI 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Power management    (August 26 to 30, 2019)
MICRO-709 
EDMI 
Kayal  
Written & Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Scaling in MEMS    (August 20 & 21, 2019)
MICRO-606 
EDMI 
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
Soft Microsystems Processing and Devices    (Next time in September 2020)
MICRO-618 
EDMI 
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
MICRO-720 
EDMI 
Kayal  
Written
2
 
 
 
 
Theoretical Microfluidics    (Next time in April 2021)
MICRO-718 
EDMI 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Written
2
 

Molecular Life Sciences (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Practical - Ablasser Lab    (Next time: Spring 2019 - January)
BIO-603(AA) 
EDMS 
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
BIO-603(TL) 
EDMS 
Tang  
Multiple
1
 

Neuroscience (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
Responsible Conduct in Biomedical Research    (Next time: Fall 2019)
BIO-664(A) 
EDBB 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Summer School on Neurophysiology for Neural and Biomedical Engineering (2017)    (From 20/8 to 26/8/2017 - Zermatt (Switzerland))
BIOENG-803 
EDNE 
Micera  
Oral presentation
2
 

Photonics (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Deep Learning for Optical Imaging    (Spring 2020 to be confirmed)
MICRO-723 
EDPO 
Multiple
2
 
 
 
 
Modern photovoltaic technologies    (Next time block course June 1-5, 2020)
PHYS-609 
EDPO 
Oral presentation
2
 
 
 
 
Nonlinear fibre optics    (Next time Fall 2020 - To be confirmed)
PHYS-607 
EDPO 
Oral presentation
2
 
 
 
 
Optical Design    (Registration closed - Contact EDPO)
MICRO-627 
EDPO 
Scharf  
Written & Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Optical Laboratories    (Last time in 2018, not planed yet)
MICRO-625 
EDPO 
Scharf  
Multiple
3
 
 
 
 
Optics and technology of liquid crystal displays    (Next time: Spring 2020 - To be confirmed )
PHYS-611 
EDPO 
Scharf  
Oral
3
 
 
 
 
Silicon Photonics Design    (Registration closed - Contact EDPO)
MICRO-629 
EDPO 
Invited lecturers
Quack  
Written
1
 
 
 
 
Advanced experimental methods in condensed matter and nanophysics    (Next time: Spring (Block course) (Stuttgart - Germany))
PHYS-630 
EDPY 
Kern  
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Optical MEMS and micro-optics    (November 18 to 21, 2019)
MICRO-605 
EDMI 
Oral
1
 
 
 
 
Principles and Practicals in X-Ray Scattering    (Next time to be confirmed)
PHYS-622 
EDPY 
Vacat  
Oral
4
 
 
 
 
Using Mathematica to analyse and model experimental data    (Next time: Spring (Block course) )
PHYS-625 
EDPY 
Multiple
2
 

Physics (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Advanced Accelerator Concepts    (Next time: Fall)
PHYS-750 
EDPY 
Written
1
 
 
 
 
Advanced experimental methods in condensed matter and nanophysics    (Next time: Spring (Block course) (Stuttgart - Germany))
PHYS-630 
EDPY 
Kern  
Oral
2
 
 
 
 
Control and Operation of Tokamaks (Tokamak Plasma Control)    (Next time: Spring 2020 (Block course))
PHYS-734 
EDPY 
Oral presentation
2
 
 
 
 
Parallel programming    ( Next time: Fall (Block course))
PHYS-743 
EDPY 
Multiple
3
 
 
 
 
Written
2
 
 
 
 
Principles of Single Molecule Biophysics and its Applications    (Next time: From 08.10.2018 to 11.10.2018)
PHYS-804 
EDPY 
Oral presentation
1
 
 
 
 
Using Mathematica to analyse and model experimental data    (Next time: Spring (Block course) )
PHYS-625 
EDPY 
Multiple
2
 
 
 
 
Neural Networks to Analyze Biological Image Data    (From 21 to 24 October 2019 - Registration by email to [email protected] (Last deadline: 17 October 2019, 18:00))
PHYS-810 
EDPY 
Oral
2
 

Robotics, Control and Intelligent Systems (edoc)

Courses
Code
 
Programs
 
Lecturers
Exam
 
Credits
 
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (a) - Fall semester    (Block course Fall 2019 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(a) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Design of experiments (c) - Spring semester    (Block course Spring 2020 (including a 2 days optional pre-course on Matlab))
ENG-606(c) 
EDRS 
Project report
4
 
 
 
 
Product lifecycle management - concepts methods and tools    (Next time :January 13 to 28, 2020)
MGT-707 
EDRS 
Oral presentation
4