Integrative Food and Nutrition Center
Together with our partners we collaborate to develop new technologies that contribute in solving our global food challenges.
Engineering & Processing
Metabolism & nutrition
Sensing & monitoring data
Machine learning & AI
Complex systems simulation
Robotics & photonics
Sensors & tracking
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Our planet’s resources are under enormous pressure. A swelling global population coupled with geopolitical and social tensions is fueling climate change, whittling away biodiversity and challenging modern lifestyles […] We must act now to redesign the world’s food systems – how we produce, process, ship and buy the food we eat – to make them more ecologically responsible.
Dec 13th & 14th: Horizon Europe info day – Cluster 6
The European Commission is informing on the upcoming 2023/24 calls in Food, Bioeconomy, Natural resources, Agriculture and Environment during this online information event. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the call topics that will be published shortly!
Edible drone for emergency scenarios
It may not be the tastiest meal ever flown, but EPFL researchers have developed an edible drone designed to serve as life-sustaining nutrition for people stranded in emergency situations.
Nov 29th: Training on EU R&I Funding Opportunities
You’ve certainly heard about the large EU Framework Programme for R&I, Horizon Europe. If you don’t really know how to access funds being based in Switzerland, join this online event to get an overview of the programme.
IFNC is an interdisciplinary center attached to the EPFL Vice Presidency for Academic Affairs (VPA), Centers and Platforms
Associate Vice President – Anna Fontcuberta i Morral
- Scientific Director – Francesco Stellacci
- Executive Director – Christian Schwab