ETH Zürich

Type: Company
Name: ETH Zürich
Nationality: Switzerland
Web Address: http://www.ethz.ch/
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Scene Understanding in Smart Environments (31 July 2014)

Date: Thursday 31 July 2014Time: 2:00 p.m.Location: Erskine 315Contact: For further information regarding this event, please contact Dan (dongseong) Kim by sending email to dongseong.kim@canterbury.ac.nz or by calling 6433642987 ext: 8402RSVP: Please ... [Published University of Canterbury - 2 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Swiss-US Energy Innovation Days - Collaborations for a Greener Future

Switzerland and Massachusetts are alike in many ways. Both places share similar size and population numbers. We also share a lack of natural resources that can drive our economies, so we must rely on our ability to innovate in order to thrive economically. ... [Published Bostinno - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Wondrous Water Filters

• References: indiegogo and gizmag The DrinkPure is an inexpensive water filter that was conceived and developed by Jeremy Nussbaumer, a student at the ETH Zurich research institute in Switzerland. Nussbaumer created a prototype that weighs only 100 ... [Published Trend Hunter - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Eurpoean Universities to offer programmes in English to woo Indian students

The most favoured nations for Indian students to pursue quality higher education are US, UK, Australia and Canada.What attracts students to these nations are top-notch universities, wide range of courses offered, high paying jobs  and the important of ... [Published EGov Online - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

DrinkPure water filter shows promise for worldwide use

It's no secret that hundreds of millions of people around the world have little or no access to drinkable water. While a number of projects are aimed at getting filtration systems to those people, many of those systems require electricity , contain costly ... [Published Gizmag - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Does cost optimisation approximate the real-world energy transition?

AbstractModelling and even thinking about the future energy transition is often grounded in an assumption that economic rationale is the key driver of this transition. We know that the energy system is too complex to be steered to the least-cost state, ... [Published Imperial College London - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Researchers Develop Filter for Clean Drinking Water

We're living in times when a majority of the world's population does not have access to drinking water and the kind that is available is seriously questionable. In such a situation, any kind of development regarding water filtration is a reason to re ... [Published NDTV - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

ETH is dancing with Google Tango

A smartphone that can navigate you through a shopping centre and straight to the cereal aisle. A device that shows us how a sofa we have not yet purchased will actually look in our living room. Technology that can lead the blind much in the way that guide ... [Published ETH Life - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

A*STAR scientist is first Singaporean to receive international recognition from ‘Society in Science’ organisation

Every year, the organisation gives out 10 fellowships to outstanding scientists. These come with a grant to further each scientist's re. In recognition of Dr Wan's work, 'Society in Science' has awarded S$700,000 towards her re to tackle the global health ... [Published Noodls - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

A resounding success for vocational education and training at ETH Zurich

Mechanics ("Polymechaniker") play a key supportive role in research and development when it comes to manufacturing high-tech components or building prototypes of devices and systems. In ETH Zurich’s own workshops, for example, apprentice mechanics produce ... [Published ETH Life - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Sarah Springman to become Rector of ETH Zurich

Sarah Springman (Bild: Oliver Bartenschlager / ETH Zürich)Springman is the second woman to hold the office of Rector after Heidi Wunderli-Allenspach. Associate Vice President Equal Opportunities Renate Schubert is pleased that a woman will once again ... [Published ETH Life - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 6 reports

Mosquitoes Found To Have An Aromatic Attraction To Malaria Hosts

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe OnlineA new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has found that the parasite responsible for Malaria alters the scent of its mammalian host – causing it to become more attractive ... [Published Red Orbit - Jul 01 2014]

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"The only real verification that SmB6 is a topological Kondo insulator comes from directly measuring the electron spin and how it's affected in a Kondo insulator" , says Hugo Dil...
Federal Councillor Doris Leuthard provided opening remarks and discussed her passion to improve the way in which we live. "These are global issues, which only can be solved globally,” remarked Federal Councillor Leuthard. She reinforced the idea that in order for Switzerland to keep its momentum and to continue helping revolutionize similar cities around the world, collaboration is essential."
"Education is big business and several countries want to do everything they can to bring in students" Chopra says
Joseph, who like his brother had a cochlear implant during his teens, says: "When we were growing up, she devoted a tremendous amount of time at home teaching and reading to us and making sure we didn't fall behind in school. If we had deficits in our education because of difficulties coping at school, she would look for those deficits, read up on them and then help us to make up for the shortfall."

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Replicative lifespan in Saccharomyces cerevisia... [Published PNAS - Jul 29 2014]
Phenotypic bistability in Escherichia coli's ce... [Published Molecular Systems Biology - Jul 28 2014]
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Eurpoean Universities to offer programmes in En... [Published EGov Online - Jul 28 2014]
European Union universities woo Indian students... [Published Times of India - Jul 27 2014]
Propeller-shaped molecules give 2D polymers lif... [Published RSC - Jul 27 2014]
S'pore mum's tough love helps sons to excel in ... [Published Asiaone - Jul 27 2014]
DrinkPure water filter shows promise for worldw... [Published Gizmag - Jul 25 2014]
Innovative Filter to Provide Unlimited Clean Water [Published AZoCleantech - Jul 25 2014]
Does cost optimisation approximate the real-wor... [Published Imperial College London - Jul 25 2014]
The world's knowledge factory [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 25 2014]
Researchers Develop Filter for Clean Drinking W... [Published NDTV - Jul 24 2014]
New tiny water filter that attaches to any bottle [Published The Freepress Journal - Jul 24 2014]
Screw filter on bottle and drink clean water [Published ProKerala.com - Jul 24 2014]
Vicon customers to take center stage at SIGGRAP... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 23 2014]
ETH is dancing with Google Tango [Published ETH Life - Jul 23 2014]
Greek students to carry out experiment at CERN ... [Published eKathimerini.com - Jul 22 2014]
Director of Indian Institute of Technology, Del... [Published Government of Mauritius - Jul 22 2014]
Medical Robotics Market Will Grow $3,764 Millio... [Published SBWire - Jul 22 2014]
Conference Showcases UCSB’s Actuarial Program [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 22 2014]
Through MIT's Nuclear Goggles [Published Daily Kos - Jul 20 2014]
The story of computers [Published Sunday Observer - Jul 19 2014]
RUAG camera bound for the ISS [Published Noodls - Jul 18 2014]
PrP structural variation and prion susceptibili... [Published PNAS - Jul 18 2014]
Double-deckers not right fit for S'pore roads? [Published MyPaper.sg - Jul 18 2014]
A*STAR scientist is first Singaporean to receiv... [Published Noodls - Jul 17 2014]
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Video: EULER – Different Levels of Virtualizati... [Published insideHPC - Jul 17 2014]
In this video from the Forum on Cloud Computing and Virtualization for HPC, Christian Bolliger from ETH Zurich presents: EULER - Different Levels of Virtualization on an HPC-Cluster. ...
Video Friday: Craziest Robot Head, Sphero Trick... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Jul 11 2014]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Image: Wroclaw University of Technology The expressive Emys robot head. The downside of skipping a Video Friday like we did last week is that you didn't get a Video Friday last week. The upside of skipping ...
Own your own data [Published MIT News feed - Jul 09 2014]
Cellphone metadata has been in the news quite a bit lately, but the National Security Agency isn’t the only organization that collects information about people’s online behavior. Newly downloaded cellphone apps routinely ask to access your location information, ...
How to know if you’re learning the right progra... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 25 2014]
GUEST POST Image Credit: Photobank gallery/Shutterstock It’s a question more and more people are beginning to ask themselves: Which programming language should I learn first? With hundreds of options to choose from, it is understandably easy for beginners ...
Study Compares Solar Power Near Equal to Nuclear [Published New Energy and Fuel - Jun 24 2014]
According to a study published in the journal Nature Climate Change concentrated solar power (CSP) could supply a substantial amount of current energy demand. The idea seems to be justify supplying a large fraction of the power supply in a decarbonized ...
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BioVersys and SARomics Biostructures join effor... [Published SARomics Biostructures AB - Feb 05 2014]
Scientists "Burst" Supercomputing Record with B... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 18 2013]
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