Prof. Krisitna Shea and her team won theBest Paper Award 2015 in the categorie Inaugural ASME AM3D (Additive Manufacturing + 3D Printing) for the paper titled "Optimization of Additive Manufactured Multi-Material Lattice Structures Using Generalized Optimality Criteria".
Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Professor Pratsinis was elected Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, the highest grade of membership, for his distinctive professional achievements and accomplishments. He will receive the Fellow pin & plaque at the Annual Meeting of AIChE on Tuesday November 10 in Salt Lake City, UT, USA.
Cybathlon practice session a success
Zurich will host the first Cybathlon in autumn 2016, bringing together physically impaired people from all over the world to compete against each other using the latest assistive technologies. ETH Zurich welcomed 30 of the participating teams from 15 countries to complete a practice session at the Swiss Arena in Kloten.
DanceBot – A robot that dances to your favorite song
As part of Pro Juventutes “Ferienplausch”, 20 children aged between 10 and 14 visited ETH Zurich for a DanceBot workshop. During the project, they soldered, constructed, styled, and programmed the DanceBots with support of Prof. Siegwart’s team and students from ETH Zurich. At the end of the workshop, the robots were dancing and blinking to the children’s favorite songs. NG