Current and Future Events

  • Education Seminar — Scott Auerbach

    Jun 21, 2018, from 16:00 until 17:15, EPFL, room MED 2 1124 (CoViz2)

    Thursday June 21, 2018, 16:00 pm, EPFL, Room MED 2 1124 (CoViz2), Scott Auerbach, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, UMass Amherst, USA. Interdisciplinary Learning via Real World Problems: The Agonies and Ecstasies of the UMass iCons Program

  • 2018 High-school students summer camp

    Jun 25, 2018, 9:00 until Jul 06, 2018, 13:00, EPFL, Lausanne

    The 2-week camp entitled "From atoms to computers — Discovering scientific programming"  is open to teenagers aged 16 to 19 years old, corresponding to the last two years of high-school, with no high-level in maths or physics prerequisite and no prior programming knowledge required. Half of the seats are reserved for young women.

  • CECAM/Psi-k School - Path Integral Quantum Mechanics: From the Basics to the Latest Developments

    Jun 25, 2018, 9:00 until Jun 29, 2018, 17:00, CECAM HQ in Lausanne, Switzerland

    As with all CECAM events, there are no conference fees, but it is essential that students apply soon, as only a limited number of seats can be offered. Due to generous funding from CECAM, Psi-k, and MARVEL, organizers will be able to provide partial funding to cover travel or accommodation to some participants. Review of applications for funding will begin on March 2nd, 2018 and will continue until all funding has been allocated.

  • The PASC18 Conference

    Jul 02, 2018, 14:00 until Jul 04, 2018, 14:00, Congress Center, Basel

    The Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing (PASC) Conference is an interdisciplinary conference in high performance computing organized by the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS) that brings together domain science, applied mathematics and computer science - where computer science is focused on enabling the realization of scientific computation. PASC18, the fifth annual PASC Conference, is co-sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the PASC structuring project. It is held from July 2 to 4, 2018 at the Congress Center Basel in Basel, Switzerland.

  • MARVEL Junior Retreat 2018

    Jul 17, 2018, 12:00 until Jul 20, 2018, 12:00, Hotel Alpenblick in Fieschertal (VS)

    The fourth MARVEL Junior Retreat is organized from July 17 to 20, 2018, @  Hotel Alpenblick in Fieschertal. Registration is still open through the dedicated website.

  • Two MARVEL sessions at the 2018 SPS Annual Meeting!

    Aug 28, 2018, 10:00 until Aug 31, 2018, 19:00, EPFL

    The next annual SPS meeting is organized in collaboration with the Swiss Institute of Particle Physics (CHIPP) and the NCCR MARVEL (Computational Design and Discovery of Novel Materials). The program will consist of the approved mix of plenary talks, topical sessions and poster exhibition. Abstract submission is EXTENDED until Sunday May 13, 2018.

  • International Workshop on Computational Design and Discovery of Novel Materials

    Sep 10, 2018, 9:00 until Sep 12, 2018, 12:40, EPFL

    Visit the COMDI 2018 website! The International Workshop on Computational Design and Discovery of Novel Materials, open to the international community active in the field of MARVEL, will take place on September 10-12, 2018 at the SwissTech Convention Center, Lausanne. Registration is extended until 20 June 2018.

  • MARVEL Review and Retreat 2018

    Sep 12, 2018, from 13:00 until 18:00, SwissTech Convention Center, EPFL

    The fifth MARVEL Review and Retreat, gathering all MARVEL members, will take place just after the International Workshop on Computational Design and Discovery of Novel Materials (COMDI 2018), on Wed. September 12, 2018 afternoon.

  • CCMX – NCCR MARVEL Materials Science Day 2018

    Oct 04, 2018, from 9:40 until 17:00, Welle 7, Bern

    Make sure to network with colleagues from the materials science scene in Switzerland! The NCCR MARVEL and CCMX are co-organizing their second Materials Science day, featuring both experimental and modelling approaches to current challenges in materials science.