• School of Engineering

    Laser additive manufacturing: listening for defects as they happen

    Researchers from EPFL have resolved a long-standing debate surrounding laser additive manufacturing processes with a pioneering approach to defect detection.

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  • School of Engineering

    A droplet-based photocatalytic process for hydrogen production

    School of Engineering professors Sophia Haussener and Esther Amstad have collaborated on a paper that describes renewable energy research supported by the faculty’s eSeed Initiative.

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  • School of Engineering

    The future of construction with more sustainable cement

    A new material developed at EPFL could change how we make cement forever — and cut 500 million tons of emissions by 2030.

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  • School of Engineering

    The rigorous mathematician at the service of material science

    Michael Herbst is a newly arrived tenure track professor with a joint affiliation between EPFL’s School of Engineering and School of Basic Sciences. What does he bring to both schools? The desire to bridge mathematics and material science with numerical models.

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  • School of Engineering

    EPFL will train students on sustainability

    Starting fall 2024, all EPFL first-year students will be required to take a core class in sustainability, and each department will introduce a sustainability-oriented Bachelor’s class (including one co-led by Tiffany Abitbol of STI’s Sustainable Materials Laboratory) and Master’s class with a focus on real-world applications. These changes…

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IMX Seminar Series – Cellulose-based self-organized helicoidal systems 26.2.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Maria Helena Godinho, NOVA University Lisbon, Portugal Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Materials Talking to Cells 4.3.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Tanja Weil, Director Max Planck Institute, Mainz Germany Place: Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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Inaugural lecture: With materials innovations into a sustainable future 5.3.2024 – 17:15 > 18:00 Speaker: Prof. Tanja Zimmermann Place: BM 5202 Category Inaugural lectures – Honorary Lecture Read more
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Inaugural lecture: Robust error-controlled materials simulations 13.3.2024 – 17:15 > 18:00 Speaker: Prof. Michael Herbst Place: ELA 1 Category Inaugural lectures – Honorary Lecture Read more
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Inaugural lecture: Creating Dynamic Quantum Materials 13.3.2024 – 18:00 > 18:45 Speaker: Prof. Gregor Jotzu Place: ELA 1 Category Inaugural lectures – Honorary Lecture Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Understanding electronic transport through local magnetic measurements 18.3.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Katja Nowack, Cornell University, Ithaca USA Place: Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Novel thermal probes of the many-body states in magic angle twisted bilayer graphene 25.3.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Dmitri Efetov, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, München Germany Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Innovating the Batteries of the Future 8.4.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Corsin Battaglia, EMPA/ETH/EPFL Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Analyzing Lignin and Cellulose – adding some new methods to an old case 15.4.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Antje Potthast, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna (BOKU) Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Emergent metastable states and their applications for memory devices in transition metal dichalcogenides 22.4.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Dragan Mihailovic, Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana Slovenia Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Probing singlet states in frustrated magnets with muons 29.4.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Stephen Blundell, Oxford University, UK Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Understanding Mechanisms for Creating Complex Materials with Built-In Cross-Coupled Responses 6.5.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Nicole A. Benedek, Cornell University, Ithaca USA Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – Ultrafast magnetism – terra incognita beyond the classical approximations 13.5.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Alexei V. Kimel, Radboud University, Netherlands Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more
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IMX Seminar Series – The Plant Age; Materials for the Future 27.5.2024 – 13:15 > 14:15 Speaker: Prof. Oded Shoseyov, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel Place: MXF 1 Category Conferences – Seminars Read more

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