Current and Future Events

  • Fix the leaky pipeline!

    March 22, 2018, from 9:45 until 15:30, SERI, Einsteinstr. 2, 3005 Berne

    Information event about the "Fix the leaky pipeline!" program on Thursday 22 March 2018, 9:45-15:30 at SERI – State Secretariat for Education, Research & Innovation – Einsteinstr. 2, 3005 Berne.

  • Ig Nobel Award Tour Show 2018

    March 27, 2018, from 18:00 until 20:00, EPFL, Forum Rolex

    Come and enjoy, laugh and think at the Ig Nobel Award Tour Show 2018 on Tuesday March 27 at 18:00 at EPFL, to discover how using a didgeridoo can treat obstructive sleep apnoea and snoring, to learn about some particular behavior of the mallard duck, and to find out when some people would be physically capable of running across the surface of a pond.

  • MARVEL site visit 2018

    April 10, 2018, 8:00 until April 11, 2018, 18:30, EPFL

    The third MARVEL site visit will take place at EPFL on April 10-11, 2018. At this occasion, the Review Panel —international board of evaluation of the NCCR MARVEL— will meet the members of the project. 

  • SwissCompanyMaker 2018

    April 17, 2018, 17:00 until April 25, 2018, 18:00, Schloss Köniz, Bern

    A fast-paced workshop for aspiring entrepreneurs in science and technology! Is my idea worth pursuing commercially? What are my next steps? Register before February 11, 2018.

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — April 2018

    April 19, 2018, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the 15th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday April 19, 2018, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Igor Reshetnyak (EPFL, CSEA) gives a presentation on 'Title to be announced' and Kun-Han Lin (EPFL, LCMD) on 'High-Throughput Screening of Novel 2D Support Materials for Catalysis'. The seminar is facilitated by Francesco Ambrosio.

  • PRACE-MaX Tutorial on high-throughput computations: general methods and applications using AiiDA @CINECA

    May 30, 2018, from 9:00 until 17:00, CINECA, Italy

    This tutorial is organized for 40 students, postdocs and researchers interested in applying high-throughput computations in their research and interested in learning how to use the AiiDA platform. Registration is open until April 16, 2018.

  • 2018 Workshop on Fortran Modernization for Scientific Applications (ForMoSA18)

    June 06, 2018, 9:00 until June 08, 2018, 15:00, University of Zurich

    The three days workshop is aimed at programmers, active in the development of a scientific application written in Fortran, who want to write modern code or modernize existing codes. It consists of lectures, invited speakers presentations, and practical hands-on sessions. The workshop is free of charge, registration is required before the end of April 2018.

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

    June 25, 2018, 9:00 until June 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.

  • MARVEL Junior Retreat 2018

    July 17, 2018, 12:00 until July 20, 2018, 12:00, venue be announced soon

    Please save the date! The organizing committee will communicate more details soon.

  • International Workshop on Computational Design and Discovery of Novel Materials

    September 10, 2018, 9:00 until September 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 now open.  The deadline for submitting abstracts is 30 April 2018

  • MARVEL Review and Retreat 2018

    September 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.