Past events

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — June 2019

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

    Welcome to the 26th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday June 13, 2019, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Andrea Grisafi (COSMO, EPFL) and Alberto Fabrizio (LCMD, EPFL) will present their research. The seminar is chaired by Kun-Han Lin.

  • AiiDA tutorial — May 2019

    May 21, 2019, 9:00 until May 24, 2019, 13:00, EPFL, Lausanne

    This 3.5-day tutorial is designed to get Master students, PhD students and Postdocs from the field of computational materials science started with writing reproducible workflows. Participants will be introduced to the state of the art in workflow management and high-throughput computations by experts in the field, and gain in-depth hands-on experience using a tool that they can directly apply to their own research.

  • Screening of Good Will Hunting - Third "Soirées CECAM/MARVEL" Movie Night

    May 20, 2019, from 18:30 until 22:00, EPFL, Auditorium BC420

    Join us to watch Good Will Hunting, the story of an unrecognized genius who, as part of an agreement after assaulting a police officer, becomes a client of a therapist and studies advanced mathematics with a renowned professor.  

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — May 2019

    May 09, 2019, from 12:15 until 13:30, EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the 25th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday May 9, 2019, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Leopold Talirz and Aliaksandr Yakutovich (LSMO/THEOS, EPFL) will present updates on MARVEL's Open Science Platform. The seminar is chaired by Edgar Engel.

  • Computer modelling for industrial applications: high-performance computing for formulation science

    May 08, 2019, from 17:30 until 19:00, EPFL

    As first event of the CECAM/MARVEL Mary Ann Mansigh conversation series, Massimo Noro, Business Development Director, Science and Technology at STFC Daresbury, will talk about computer modeling for industrial applications sharing his experience at Unilever and at STFC Daresbury.

  • Lecture "Molecular dynamics under (holonomic) constraints"

    Apr 30, 2019, from 17:00 until 19:45, BCH 2103, EPFL

    On April 30, MARVEL and CECAM are hosting the first lecture in the series "Classics in molecular and materials modeling" at EPFL.

  • Screening of Gravity - Second "Soirées CECAM/MARVEL" Movie Night

    Apr 15, 2019, from 18:30 until 22:00, EPFL, Auditorium BC420

    Join us to watch Gravity, the story of astronauts stranded in space after the mid-orbit destruction of their space shuttle and their attempt to return to Earth.  

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — April 2019

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

    Welcome to the 24th MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday April 11, 2019, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Giulio Imbalzano (COSMO, EPFL) and Thomas Bischoff (CSEA, EPFL) will present their research. The seminar is chaired by Michele Pizzochero.

  • Ig Nobel Award Tour Show 2019

    Mar 25, 2019, from 18:00 until 20:00, EPFL, Forum Rolex

    On Monday March 25, EPFL will welcome for the fourth 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.

  • AiiDA plugins migration workshop

    Mar 25, 2019, 14:00 until Mar 29, 2019, 13:00, EPFL

    The aim of this workshop is to directly support AiiDA plugin developers in the migration of their plugins to support both python 2 and python 3, as well as the changes introduced in AiiDA 1.0.

  • Julie Birenbaum - the light painting artist - at ETH Zurich

    Mar 21, 2019, 7:00 until Mar 28, 2019, 20:00, ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg, HPH Building, Entrance Hall

    The Materials Theory Group of ETH Zurich and the NCCR MARVEL have the pleasure to present Julie Birenbaum, the light painting artist, for a unique exhibition at ETH Zurich Hönggerberg.

  • Fix the leaky pipeline!

    Mar 18, 2019, from 9:45 until 15:30, Uni Bern, Kuppelraum

    Information event about the "Fix the leaky pipeline!" program on Monday 18 March 2019, 9:45-15:30 at the University of Berne, Kuppelraum.