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The paper “The Distributed Flight Array” by Dr. Raymond Oung and Prof. Raffaello D’Andrea was selected as one of three best papers for the IFAC Mechatronics Paper Prize for 2011-2013.

Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control | Prof. Raffaello D'Andrea


ETH Zurich and ETH spin-off company Verity Studios AG have teamed up with Cirque du Soleil to demonstrate the value of technology to entertain and delight us.

ETH-News Article | Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control | Prof. Raffaello D'Andrea | Verity Studios AG | Cirque du Soleil


Dr. Thomas Vetter, former doctoral student with Prof. Mazzotti, has been appointed Assistant Professor at the University of Manchester as of September 1, 2014.


The ETH Board appointed 15 new professors at ETH Zurich, among them Dr. Dirk Mohr (*1976) as Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Computational Modelling of Materials in Manufacturing and Dr. Christopher Onder (*1961) as Adjunct Professor.

ETH-News Article


Izabela Kuder, Doctoral student in Prof. Paolo Ermannis group, was awarded with the prize for the Best Student Paper Competition at the ASME Conference 2014 for her contribution entitled “Static Design of a Selective Compliance Morphing Wing Profile Based on Integrated Variable Stiffness Bi-Stable Components”.

ASME Conference | Laboratory of Composite Materials and Adaptive Structures | Prof. Paolo Ermanni


Under the „TOP 100 Swiss Startups 2014“, the spin-off company Climeworks from Prof. Aldo Steinfeld’s group was recognized as one of the top 10.

Audi is interested in the research of Climeworks and has a cooperation with them.

ETH-News Article (German) | SRF | Climeworks


What are robots up to when their overseer, ETH Vice-President and robotic researcher Roland Siegwart, is out of the office? The youth tv station “joiz" reports.

ETH-News Article (German) | Videos #1, #7, #9, #10, #12 (German)| Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Systems | Autonomous Systems Lab | Prof. Roland Siegwart


The Sepios team showed a great performance at the NIWeek. On Thursday, August 7, at the Keynote speech, they presented their project to an audience of nearly 4000 people.

Photostream | Video (Thursday, August 7)| Award Ceremony


Dr. Jonathan Scheffe, research associate in the group of Prof. Steinfeld, was appointed Assistant Professor at the University of Florida, USA as of September 1, 2014.


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