Digital Humanities Institute (DHI)
The Digital Humanities Institute (DHI) was created to foster research and to offer strong educational programs in the growing fields of Digital Humanities. Our institute seeks to provide international leadership in digital humanities research and education. Our Master of Science in Digital Humanities is an example of this, as it is a unique feature that very few schools offer around the globe.
“We need to deconstruct the spontaneous philosophy of engineers”
After conducting postdoc research at EPFL for three and a half years, Simon Dumas Primbault is now heading to Marseille, France, to take up a position as a tenure track professor in open science for the humanities and social sciences. We spoke with Primbault, an engineer by training who later became a science historian, about how he’d like to see engineering students reflect on their education and their profession.
Teasing out the structure of free polyphony
Christoph Finkensiep used a combination of music theory and computational modeling to shed light on the generative processes behind music.