Dr. Mattia Gazzola, former doctoral student in Prof. Petros Koumoutsakos’ group and postdoctoral fellow at the Harvard University, has been promoted to Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois at Champaign, USA.
Mirko Meboldt is honoured for an innovative teaching concept
For the first time, ETH Zurich has presented its KITE Award for innovative teaching concepts. The university recognised ETH Professor Mirko Meboldt for his “Innovation Project” and “Leading Engineering Projects and Coaching Design Teams” courses.
Poster Prize at PARTEC 2016
Georgios Kelesidis, doctoral student in Prof. Sotiris E. Pratsinis' group, received a Poster Prize at PARTEC 2016, the International Congress on Particle Technology, 19 - 21 April 2016, Nuremberg, Germany.
ECCOMAS PhD Award 2016
Dr. Ursula Rasthofer, postdoctoral researcher in Prof. Petros Koumoutsakos' group, will be the recipient of the ECCOMAS PhD Award 2016 for her Doctoral thesis at TU Munich under the supervision of Dr. Volker Gravemeier and Prof. Wolfgang Wall.
Electricity Storage via Adiabatic Air Compression
The SNF-funded project "Electricity Storage via Adiabatic Air Compression" of Prof. Aldo Steinfeld's group was featured at the Swiss Energy Research Conference on 14 April in Lucerne. The project head, Dr. Andreas Haselbacher, described the technology and the status of the pilot demonstration in a tunnel in Biasca. The concept is explained in the video.