Past events

  • MARVEL topical sessions at the SPS-ÖPG meeting

    Aug 21, 2017, 9:00 until Aug 25, 2017, 17:00, CERN, then Centre International de Conférences de Genève (CICG) in Geneva

    MARVEL organizes topical sessions on “Correlated-Electron Physics in Transition-Metal Oxides” and on “Emergent phenomena in novel low-dimensional materials” at the Joint Annual Meeting of the Swiss and Austrian Physical Societies (SPS-ÖPG 2017), to be held in Geneva on August 21-25, 2017.

  • MARVEL Distinguished Lecture — Steven G. Louie

    Jul 21, 2017, from 11:15 until 12:15, EPFL, MXF1

    Friday July 21, 2017, 11:15 am, EPFL, Room MXF1, Prof.  Steven G. Louie (University of California at Berkeley), The Fascinating Quantum World of Two-dimensional Materials: Interaction and Topological Effects

  • CP2K User Tutorial 2017

    Jul 12, 2017, 10:00 until Jul 14, 2017, 16:00, UZH, Zurich

    The CP2K User Tutorial 2017 on “Advanced ab-initio MD methods” will be held on July 12-14, 2017 at University of Zurich (Campus Irchel). The goal of this CP2K tutorial is to provide to experienced researchers and students in the field of molecular simulations a survey of the most relevant computational MD tools implemented within the CP2K program package.

  • MARVEL Junior Retreat 2017

    Jul 03, 2017, 15:00 until Jul 06, 2017, 12:30, Hotel Paladina, near Lugano

    The third MARVEL Junior Retreat is organized from July 3 to 6, 2017, @  Hotel Paladina in Pura-Lugano. Registration deadline: May 21, 2017.

  • The PASC17 Conference

    Jun 26, 2017, 9:00 until Jun 28, 2017, 17:00, Palazzo dei Congressi, Lugano

    The Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing (PASC) Conference, co-sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS), will be held from June 26 to 28, 2017 at Palazzo dei Congressi, located in Lugano, Switzerland.

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — June 2017

    Jun 08, 2017, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the eighth MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday June 8, 2017, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Francesco Ambrosio (EPFL, CSEA) gives a presentation on 'Redox levels in aqueous solution: theory and applications' and Leonid Kahle (EPFL, THEOS) on 'High-throughput search for novel Li-ion solid-state conductors'. The seminar is facilitated by Ariadni Boziki.

  • MARVEL Distinguished Lecture — Annabella Selloni

    May 16, 2017, from 16:15 until 17:15, EPFL, MXF1

    Tuesday May 16, 2017, 4:15 pm, EPFL MXF-1,  Prof.  Annabella Selloni (Princeton University), Photocatalysis on TiO2: insights from simulations

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — May 2017

    May 11, 2017, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the seventh MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday May 11, 2017, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Piero Gasparotto (EPFL, COSMO) gives a presentation on 'Probabilistic Analysis of Molecular Motifs' and Ariadni Boziki (EPFL, LCBC) on 'Phase discovery of organic-inorganic halide perovskites'. The seminar is facilitated by Sandip De.

  • MARVEL site visit 2017

    Apr 25, 2017, 8:00 until Apr 26, 2017, 18:00, EPFL

    The third MARVEL site visit will take place at EPFL on April 25-26, 2017.

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — April 2017

    Apr 06, 2017, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the sixth MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday April 6, 2017, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Vamshi Mohan Katukuri (EPFL, C3MP) gives a presentation on 'Material realization of Kitaev model on honeycomb lattice' and Quang Van Nguyen (EPFL, LIONS) on 'Quantum properties prediction from optimization point of view'. The seminar is facilitated by Fernando Gargiulo.

  • Fix the leaky pipeline!

    Mar 30, 2017, from 10:45 until 17:00, SERI, Einsteinstr. 2, 3005 Berne

    Information event about the "Fix the leaky pipeline!" program on Thursday 30 March 2017, 9:45-16:00 at SERI – State Secretariat for Education, Research & Innovation – Einsteinstr. 2, 3005 Berne.

  • Ig Nobel Award Tour Show 2017

    Mar 21, 2017, from 18:00 until 20:00, EPFL, Forum Rolex

    On Tuesday March 21, EPFL will welcome for the second 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.