- Biogenic carbonate paleo-proxy reliability
- Metabolic processes in symbiotic marine organisms (and how these processes are affected by global climate change)
- Plant photosynthesis and starch formation
- Brain metabolism
The LGB is equipped with a NanoSIMS N50L instrument.
Lausanne Racing Team unveils an electric racing car
EPFL is set to make its debut in Formula Student this year, pitting a brand-new electric racing car developed by Lausanne Racing Team – and unveiled at an event at the Rolex Learning Center on Tuesday, 9 April – against other universities in races held across Europe.
A research center to protect the Red Sea ecosystem
Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis, Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA), announced on Tuesday Switzerland's support for EPFL's project to create a "Transnational Red Sea Research Center". The project is based on EPFL research on corals in the Gulf of Aqaba.
New fab lab combines creativity with skills development
Thanks to an ENAC initiative, students now have a fully-equipped workshop called SKIL where they can carry out research projects on their own, with the guidance of professors. This new makerspace, which encourages creativity and hands-on learning, will be inaugurated on 24 September.