IIE research units pioneer adaptation to environmental changes as part of sustainable design. Our emphasis is on translational science based upon rigorous understanding our environment, seamless integration of data and models, humans as integral parts of environmental systems, and development of novel, leading-edge technologies. More…
Virtual Workshop on Molecular Simulations of Atmospheric Systems
02-04 June 2020 (on Zoom). Experts in the fields of molecular simulations and aerosol/cloud processes will gather to discuss research and set up a roadmap of past developments and future perspectives.
Trapped in Arctic ice to study the climate
Sarah Dirren, the time of an interview for the CQFD program of RTS la Première (start at 10:34 of the recording), takes you to the Arctic aboard the Polarstern, a ship that drifts from the Fall 2019.
IIE labs involved "It's time to take the ecological crisis seriously"
In an opinion piece published in Le Temps, a group of 120 scientists – including 13 from EPFL’s School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC) – offer a timely reminder of how our disregard for nature is to blame for the COVID-19 pandemic.