EPFL engineers introduce a new approach for recycling plastics
Two EPFL engineers have come up with a revolutionary new method for tackling plastic pollution by harnessing the inner workings of proteins. The result? A whole new way of looking at plastic recycling.
Welcome Rüdiger Urbanke as new IC School Dean!
At a Dean handover ceremony last night Professor Rüdiger Urbanke, an expert in powerful channel coding methods, has taken the helm of EPFL’s School of Computer and Communications Sciences (IC) from Professor James Larus, after an eight-year tenure.
The metamorphoses of a committed student
In the five years that she has been at EPFL, Camille Montemagni has changed a lot. A very gifted and adaptable individual, she has gone from being a troubled teenager to playing a key role in protecting the mental health of students – and she has found this volunteer work very therapeutic.
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Campus Lecture with Shoshana Zuboff
In Conversation on The Age of Surveillance Capitalism Monday September 27, 6:00-7:15pm Shoshana Zuboff, Author, of The Age of Surveillance Capitalism, Harvard Business School Professor Emerita We are living in the…
With: Shoshana Zuboff, Hanna Henkel, Carmela Troncoso, Edouard Bugnion, Mirko Bischofberger
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