Tour of High Schools 2020

 

In February 2020, the Tunisian chapter again organised a tour of high schools to promote EPFL. They visited four high schools (Lycée Pilote Bourguiba, Lycée Pilote de Sousse, Lycée Pilote Menzah8 et Lycée Gustave Flaubert) and met around a hundred students.

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Visit of the School of Changins

 

(This event was in French) Ce sont 30 alumni qui se sont réunis le 16 janvier 2020 pour la visite de l’École d’Ingénieurs de Changins. Conrad Briguet, Directeur de l’école a tout d’abord présenté dans le grand auditoire les missions de cette institution unique en son genre en Suisse et l’une des rares écoles dans… Read more »

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Tour of the Signal Processing Laboratory 5

 

On January 28, 2020, the alumni discovered the EPFL Signal Processing Laboratory 5, directed by Prof. Jean-Philippe Thiran. The following research topics were presented during the visit: Neural networks to reconstruct ultra-fast and higher quality ultrasound images Magnetic resonance imaging for in vivo analysis of brain connectivity Super-resolution: how to create very high-resolution video images… Read more »

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Visit of the water research institute Eawag in Dübendorf

 

On January 23rd, 2020, the EPFL Alumni Eastern Switzerland chapter organized a guided tour, in English and French, of the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag).  This tour was an opportunity to visit the aquaticum, a cutting edge water treatment laboratory, and the market building dedicated to research on wastewater treament. The… Read more »

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Conference in Shanghai: TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE SPACE ECOSYSTEM:

 

On January 14th, 2020, and for their first reunion of the year, alumni living in Shanghai gathered for an insightful lecture with Prof. Jean-Paul Kneib, Director of EPFL Space Center (eSpace). He addressed the looming crisis with space debris and potential solutions, while introducing the Clean Space One project, a Swiss initiative to clean space. The… Read more »

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