Past events

  • MARVEL site visit 2016

    from 19 to April 20 2016 at EPFL

    The second MARVEL site visit will take place at EPFL on April 19-20, 2016.

  • Ig Nobel Award Tour Show

    March 23 2016 at EPFL, Forum Rolex

    On March 23, EPFL will welcome for the first time the Ig Nobel Award Tour Show, with Marc Abrahams and a line-up of Ig Nobel Prize winners, with the support of the NCCR MARVEL.

  • MARVEL Distinguished Lecture — Gerbrand Ceder

    January 25 2016 at EPFL, MXF1

    Monday January 25, 2016, 5:15 pm, EPFL MXF-1, with live broadcast at ETHZ HIT E51 auditorium, Prof. Gerbrand Ceder (University of California at Berkeley, USA), The Materials Genome and the Transformation of Materials Science and Engineering

  • EPFL Scientastic Festival 2015

    November 21 2015 at EPFL

    MARVEL will be present at Scientastic, the EPFL Science Festival, on Saturday November 21, 2015.

  • MARVEL Distinguished Lecture — Pierre Villars

    November 11 2015 at EPFL, MXF1

    Wednesday November 11, 2015, 4:15 pm, EPFL MXF-1, Dr. Pierre Villars (MPDS, Vitznau, Switzerland), The MARVEL Initiative and the Integration of the Fifth Paradigm of Science

  • AiiDA tutorial and coding days

    from 2 to November 6 2015 at EPFL, Lausanne

    A tutorial on AiiDA will be held on November 2 and 3, 2015 at EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland); this tutorial will be followed, from November 4 to 6, by three days on coding for interested pluging developers. 

  • MARVEL supports the MMDL International Workshop

    from 26 to October 30 2015 at MMDL, Moscow, Russia

    The First International Symposium and Workshop on  “Electronic Structure Theory for the Accelerated Design of Structural Materials” takes place in Moscow at National University of Science and Technology "MISIS” from 26-30 October 2015. 

  • 2nd Experimental verification workshop

    October 23 2015 at Empa, Dübendorf

    The second “experimental verification” workshop of the NCCR MARVEL will be held at Empa, Dübendorf, on October 23, 2015.

  • MARVEL will be present at the CSCS open days

    October 17 2015 at CSCS, Lugano

    The CSCS - the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre - in Lugano is pleased to invite the public on Saturday October 17, 2015, from 10:00 to 16:00 to discover the mysteries of science revealed by its supercomputers.

  • Negotiation workshop for women in science — students & postdocs — EPFL

    October 16 2015 at EPFL

    On Friday October 16, female PhD students and postdocs are invited to a negotiation workshop facilitated by Nancy Houfek.

  • Negotiation workshop for women in science — students & postdocs — ETHZ

    October 14 2015 at ETHZ

    On Wednesday October 14, female PhD students and postdocs are invited to a negotiation workshop facilitated by Nancy Houfek.

  • MARVEL Distinguished Lecture — Leonid Levitov

    October 13 2015 at EPFL, MXF1

    Tuesday October 13, 2015, 4:15 pm, EPFL MXF-1, Prof. Leonid Levitov (MIT, Cambridge, USA), Atomic Collapse in graphene