Past events

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — October 2018

    Oct 04, 2018, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the 18th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday October 4, 2018, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Benjamin Meyer (EPFL, LCMD) gives a presentation on 'Revealing the interplay between covalent and non-covalent interactions in organic molecular crystals under pressure with DORI' and Binglun Yin (EPFL, LAMMM) on 'First-principles-based prediction of yield strength in the RhIrNiPdPtCu high entropy alloy'. The seminar is chaired by Davide Campi.

  • 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. 

  • Workshop - Artificial intelligence applied to chemistry and materials science

    Sep 28, 2018, from 9:00 until 17:00, Institut de Chimie et des Matériaux Paris-Est, Thiais, France

    This workshop aims to bring together French and European actors on the theme of artificial intelligence (AI) applied to chemistry and materials science. With both general and specific presentations, this meeting will be an opportunity to define the state of the art about applications of AI in fields like solid-state chemistry.

  • Hot-Topic MRS webinar on Data-Centric Science for Materials Innovation

    Sep 26, 2018, from 12:00 until 13:30, online (ET)

    The talks in this webinar will complement the MRS Bulletin issue, and an interactive Q&A will be held with each of the speakers following their talks.

  • MARVEL Review and Retreat 2018

    Sep 12, 2018, from 12:45 until 18:30, 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. For registering, please see the instructions below.

  • Hot-Topic MRS webinar on Machine Learning, AI, and Data-Driven Materials Development and Design

    Sep 12, 2018, from 12:00 until 13:30, online (ET)

    This webinar is a precursor of Symposium GI01, Machine Learning, AI, and Data-Driven Materials Development and Design, to be held during the 2018 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit in Boston.

  • 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 Distinguished Lecture — Sally Price

    Sep 06, 2018, from 16:15 until 17:15, EPFL, Room MXF1

    Thursday September 6, 2018, 16:15 pm, EPFL, Room MXF1, Prof. Sally Price (University College London, UK), Can we predict how pharmaceuticals will crystallize?

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Workshop — Writing a good paper

    Jul 05, 2018, from 13:30 until 17:30, EPFL, room CM 1 104

    This workshop, facilitated by Dr Gareth Tribello who is Lecturer in Atomistic Simulation at Queen's University Belfast, is open to NCCR MARVEL PhD students and postdocs, and to their colleagues in research groups associated to MARVEL. There are 30 seats, available on a first come first serve basis. Registration closes on Friday June 29, 2018.

  • 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.