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Talks & events

21 February 2017, Seminar

MaP "Additive Manufacturing" Lecture Series - "AM: A Reality Check"

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21 February 2017, Seminar

Frontiers in Energy Research - Fast Li+ ion conducting garnets: The key to safe and compact energy storage?

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28 February 2017, Seminar

Frontiers in Energy Research - Adaptive Photovoltaic Architecture

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28 February 2017, Seminar

MaP "Additive Manufacturing" Lecture Series - "High Resolution Electrohydrodynamic AM Technologies"

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Students' information events

13 February 2017 - 30 April 2017, Students' event

CAS Mobilität der Zukunft: Technologie-Potenziale

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27 February 2017, Students' event

Specialized Master’s Program Nuclear Engineering

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27 February 2017, Students' event

Specialized Master’s Program Micro and Nanosystems

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2 March 2017, Students' event

Prüfungsblock 1 nicht bestanden

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In the media

06.02.2017

Knowledge about 4D printing is highly sought after

With 4D printing, objects from the 3D printer change their shape over time and reconfigure themselves in response to the environment. Kristina Shea, Professor of Engineering, Design and Computing, and her group are researching 4D printing techniques. An SRF 2 "Science Magazine" report. Read more 

01.02.2017

Foreign objects wrapped in foil

Heart pacemakers or breast implants are often encapsulated in a thick layer of fibrotic tissue. Hylomorph, a spin-off of the Laboratory of Thermodynamics in Emerging Technologies (LTNT), has developed a cellulose film that reduces the formation of fibrosis. An article in the "Tages-Anzeiger". Read more 


News

21.02.2017

Innovation cannot be taught; it must be learned

ETH President Lino Guzzella welcomed Alexander van der Bellen to the University on Friday, where the Austrian President was shown how ETH is encouraging innovation. Read more 

13.02.2017

Prof. Dennis M. Kochmann joins D-MAVT

Prof. Dennis M. Kochmann, currently Professor at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), will join the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering (D-MAVT) as Professor of Mechanics and Materials in April 2017. Read more 

13.02.2017

R&D 100 Award 2016 for simulation software

Nek5000, a software for the simulation of fluid flow and combustion, received the prestigious R&D 100 Award 2016. A team of researchers lead by Dr. Christos Frouzakis and Prof. Konstantin Boulouchos at the Laboratory of Aerothermochemistry and Combustion Systems (LAV) has participated in the development of the software. Read more 

30.01.2017

Temperature sensor for artificial skin

The capacity to detect temperature changes is an important function of the human skin. Researchers at ETH Zurich have now developed a highly sensitive and, at the same time, flexible temperature sensor, which could soon be used in prosthetic limbs and robotic arms. Read more 

27.01.2017

Home-made skis on the slopes

ETH Zurich held a ski workshop for undergraduate students for the first time. Over a six-week period, the participants built their own sustainable skis, from designing them on the computer to testing them out on the slopes. Read more 

26.01.2017

“We need a decentralisation of the Internet”

Tim Berners-Lee, the father of the World Wide Web, has had a substantial impact on our lives. While his invention was a resounding success and the Internet has developed unexpectedly fast, he is anything but satisfied with today's situation. Read more 


 
 
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