ASL's AtlantikSolar UAV breaks world endurance record with 81 hour flight
On Friday, 17 July, the AtlantikSolar team with Philipp Oettershagen, doctoral student in Prof. Roland Siegwart’s team, has broken the world record with his project AtlantikSolar for the longest solar-powered unmanned aerial vehicle flight in its weight category (under 50 kg).
Making it easier to analyse proteins
Less time, fewer errors and simpler to perform. That is what is promised by this new approach to analysing proteins in the lab. Tina Hovestadt received a Pioneer Fellowship from ETH Zurich for this project.
6 professors at ETH Zurich appointed
At its meeting of 8/9 July 2015, the ETH Board appointed six professors at ETH Zurich in accordance with the application submitted by ETH Zurich President Lino Guzzella.
Engineering Week at the ETH Zurich
During the Engineering Week pupils from “Kantonsschule am Burggraben St. Gallen” designed, programmed and evaluated an injection simulator for spinal anesthesia. The spinal anesthesia is a challenge in the practical work and hard to practice for medical students. In order to provide better practice facilities, the pupils developed a new solution, which simulates the insertion of the needle for spinal anesthesia on a model.