Past events

  • AI & Gender: A Practical Human Rights Toolbox

    Feb 13, 2020, from 10:00 until 14:00, EPFL, Room BI AO 448

    On Feb 13, 2020, the Digital Humanities Institute in collaboration with the Equal Opportunities Office  at EPFL will host a 3-hour practical, agile and interactive workshop "AI & Gender: A Human Rights Toolbox" for students on the EPFL Campus.

  • Panel Discussion: "Scientific research in industry: What you want to know"

    Feb 06, 2020, from 16:30 until 18:00, CM4, EPFL

    A PhD or post-doc?  You are probably considering  a possible career in industry but don't know much about research in industry. So, on February 6, the NCCR MARVEL will host a panel discussion to help you learn more. Participation is free of charge, but, for organizational purposes and because of limited space, we ask that you register by Monday, 3 February, 2020 using this form. 

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — January 2020

    Jan 17, 2020, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the 30th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Friday January 17, 2020, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Veronika Jurásková (LCMD, EPFL) and Iurii Timrov (THEOS, EPFL) will present their research. The seminar will be chaired by Maria Fumanal.

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — December 2019

    Dec 06, 2019, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the 29th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Friday December 6, 2019, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Kristians Cernevics (C3MP, EPFL) and Olga Syzgantseva (LSMO, EPFL) will present their research. The seminar will be chaired by Markus Stricker.

  • MARVEL Distinguished Lecture / EPFL campus lecture — Giulia Galli

    Nov 13, 2019, from 16:15 until 17:15, EPFL, Forum Rolex

    The 19th NCCR MARVEL Distinguished Lecture – also an EPFL campus lecture – will be given by Prof. Giulia Galli, University of Chicago, with whom we will be "Marveling at materials through in-silico lenses".

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — November 2019

    Nov 08, 2019, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the 28th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Friday November 8, 2019, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Markus Stricker (LAMMM, EPFL) and Stefano Falletta (CSEA, EPFL) will present their research. The seminar will be chaired by Giuliana Materzanini.

  • Digital in our daily lives in a high school in Porrentruy

    Oct 30, 2019, from 9:00 until 17:00

    MARVEL will be present at the thematic day organized by EPFL at the Lycée Cantonal of Porrentruy on October 30, 2019. Entitled "Digital in our daily lives, today and tomorrow" this day on the theme of digital education is offered by the EPFL Education Promotion Service to the students and teachers of this high school.

  • Seminar on Hidden, Entangled and Resonating Orders

    Oct 18, 2019, from 15:15 until 17:00, EPFL

    Nicola Spaldin, ETH Zurich professor, NCCR MARVEL project leader and recent winner of the 2019 Marcel Benoist prize—the "Swiss Nobel Prize"—for her groundbreaking research on multiferroics will give a seminar on  "Hidden, Entangled and Resonating Orders" in Room CE15 at EPFL on Friday, 18 October.  

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — October 2019

    Oct 11, 2019, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the 27th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Friday October 11, 2019, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Maria Fumanal (LSMO/LCMD, EPFL and IBM) and Thibault Sohier (THEOS, EPFL) will present their research. The seminar will be chaired by Stefano Falletta.

  • CCMX-MARVEL Materials Science Day 2019

    Oct 08, 2019, from 9:00 until 17:30, Welle 7, Bern

    NCCR MARVEL and CCMX, the Competence Centre for Materials Science and Technology, are co-organizing their third Materials Science Day where both experimental and modeling approaches will be addressed. The morning will be dedicated to MARVEL projects related to Materials for Energy, including modeling and first experimental validation. During the afternoon, we will present progress with ongoing CCMX Materials Challenges. Participants from industry and academia are welcome to discover new projects, make new contacts and initiate collaborations.

  • EPFL Open House 2019

    Sep 14, 2019, 10:00 until Sep 15, 2019, 17:00

    To celebrate EPFL's 50th anniversary, there will be a special open house over the weekend of 14–15 September 2019. This family-friendly event will be free of charge and open to anyone with an interest in science – from children on up! MARVEL will be part of the adventure.

  • MARVEL Review and Retreat 2019

    Sep 05, 2019, 9:00 until Sep 06, 2019, 18:00, EPFL, Lausanne

    The sixth MARVEL Review and Retreat will take place on September 5-6, 2019. The event will gather all MARVEL members, group leaders as well as postdocs and students. On Thursday, all projects will be presented for evaluation by the MARVEL Scientific Advisory Board, with a poster session being held during lunch and in the evening. On Friday, the morning will be devoted to the presentation of the Open Science Platform and the HPC platform.