May 16, 2017
ESA BIC Switzerland Info Event
Information session on European Space Agency Business Incubation Center, Switzerland
Launch ideas. Push gravity.
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Aug 29, 2016
Space Week in India
SPACE WEEK AND SWISS PAVILION AT BANGALORE SPACE EXPO 2016
• CEOs, COOs and CTOs of Swiss startups and SMEs
• Researchers from universities, federal institutes, universities of applied sciences working on space technology and applicati ...
May 26, 2016
L'assemblée générale de Callista, le club d'astronomie EPFL-UNIL est ouverte à tous. Rejoignez-nous pour en apprendre plus sur nous et découvrir nos activités! Si le temps le permet, la réunion sera suivie d'une observation du soleil.Read more
May 2, 2016
Be a star in ESA's Universe - Space Career Event
Are you fascinated by Space ?
The Swiss Space Center, together with the University of Neuchâtel, the Swiss Space Office, ESA and local industry players active in space business, are organizing an interactive evening just for you.
Career opportunitie ...
Apr 26, 2016
Fly Your Idea To Space
Would you like to get involved in more hands-on activities?
Do you want to take your research to the next level and learn from European Space Agency experts?
We have the answers for you: apply now to the European Space Agency programmes for Universit ...
Mar 16, 2016
Trace Gas Orbiter Launch Event: The Search for Life on Mars
To celebrate the launch to Mars of the Trace Gas Orbiter Satellite via the ExoMars programme (launch day March 14th), the Space Engineering Center (eSpace) invites you to a seminar at the EPFL, with an apero offered by eSpace after the presentation.
Mar 15, 2016
ETH Zürich Space Career Day 2016
The Swiss Space Center organises a half-day workshop on Space careers at ETH Zurich on Tuesday 15 March 2016 from 13:30 to 16:30 for Bachelor students in their last year, Master students and PhD students.
Speakers from the Swiss Space Office, Space i ...
Mar 5, 2016
Swiss Water Rocket Challenge
Techno Challenge® Lausanne organises with the support of eSpace, The Swiss Space Center and Aeropoly the first Water Rocket Championship of Switzerland. It is a unique opportunity to live an amazing experience.
Participation is free and open to ever ...
Feb 16, 2016
Space Technologies Studies 2014: Results
The Swiss Space Center will organise for the third time an event dedicated to the presentations of results achieved by the consortium selected in the frame of our national activity “Mesures de Positionnement” funded and implemented by the Swiss Space ...Read more
Feb 11, 2016
Swiss Cosmology Days
The Swiss Cosmology Days are yearly meetings aimed at promoting communication and exchanges amongst Cosmologists working in Switzerland. They offer a national platform for scientists to present their research, lead exciting discussions and enable clo ...Read more
Dec 3, 2015
Annual Meeting of the Swiss Space Center
The annual meeting is free and open to all public this year.
Swiss Space Center Activities & Projects
Prof. Volker Gass, Director of the Swiss Space Center
Message from the Board of Directors
Mr. Daniel Neuenschwander, Director of the SERI/Swiss ...
Nov 13, 2015
Spectacle The Moon Race
Revivez l'histoire de la course à la lune en présence de plusieurs pionniers de l'espace, lors d'une conférence-spectacle historique le vendredi 13 novembre 2015 au SwisTech Convention Center à Lausanne.
Ils se nomment Buzz Aldrin, pilote du module l ...
Nov 12, 2015
Space Entrepreneurship - How is space conquered today?
Despite complexity of the extreme outer space conditions, the inaccessibility of satellites in operation, the long run to generate revenue, entrepreneurs continue to dream big and far ahead.
Why is space entrepreneurship so present today after years ...
Oct 21, 2015
Qu'est-ce qui se passe là-haut ? Une exploration croquante de l'espace
Le Swiss Space Center, le Secrétariat d’Etat à la formation et Migros Pourcent Culturel organisent un atelier "croquant" sur l'espace pour les jeunes de 12 à 16 ans.
Si l'espace te passione alors dépêche-toi et saisis l'occasion de partir à sa découv ...
Oct 6, 2015
EPFL World Space Week Event
In order to celebrate the World Space Week at EPFL, the Swiss Space Center, eSpace, Callista, Aeropoly and ELSE propose to all Space enthusiasts to meet on Tuesday evening and participate to the following activities:
17:00 – 17:30 Brief presentations ...
Oct 5, 2015
The general assembly of Callista, the EPFL-UNIL astronomy club is open to all. Join us to learn more about our activities! The assembly will be followed by a demonstration of our telescopes.Read more
Sep 17, 2015
Space Robots and Micro-Satellites in Tohoku University
In this talk, past and recent activities on space robotics research and microsat development, conducted by Prof. Kazuya Yoshida in Tohoku University, Japan and his colleagues, are introduced. His research activities cover dynamics and control of spac ...Read more
Sep 7, 2015
Adaptive Distributed Systems for Space Exploration: Present and Future
In this talk, Dr. Quadrelli will emphasize the need for adaptivity in four key categories of distributed autonomous systems for space exploration (Multiple, Multi-physics, ission-level, Multi-scale). One category has to do with adaptivity and system ...Read more
Aug 25, 2015
Hubble, the Astronomer, the Telescope, and the Science
This lecture will first address the contributions of Edwin Hubble to astronomy. Between 1920 and 1930, me made some fundamental discoveries in astronomy. He established that the Universe is much bigger that the Milky Way Galaxy, ad that the whole Uni ...Read more
Aug 25, 2015
Caltech's Space Structures Laboratory
Professor Sergio Pellegrino will present his recent work on deployable space structures at the California Institute of Technology
Bio: Joyce and Kent Kresa Professor of Aeronautics and Professor of Civil Engineering; Jet Propulsion Laboratory Senior ...
Aug 24, 2015
EPFL International Space Summer Camp
You are a Space Enthusiast?
You would like to know more about the Russian, Swiss or Chinese Space Programmes?
You always dreamed to meet cosmonauts, astronauts or taikonauts and visit space facilities?
Then you should attend one of the three joint Sp ...
Jun 8, 2015
Euclid Consortium Meeting 2015
Annual Consortium Meeting of the Euclid Mission. Euclid is one of the selected M-class missions in the ESA Cosmic Vision 2015-2025 programme. Euclid is a space mission designed to map the geometry of the dark Universe. Its primary objectives are the ...Read more
Jun 5, 2015
eSpace model rocket launch
From April 13th to 16th, 30 students participated in the first eSpace rocket challenge, learning about the basics of rocketry and putting their engineering skills to the test. The fabricated rockets will be launched in a public competition event, at ...Read more
May 26, 2015
L’assemblée générale de Callista est ouverte à tous. Rejoignez-nous afin de nous connaître et de découvrir les activités du club!Read more
May 7, 2015
De la relativité générale au Big Bang
Entre 1905 et 1915, Einstein a créé la physique moderne par ses travaux sur la relativité et les quanta. Parmi les bouleversements conceptuels inaugurés par lui figurent les trous noirs, les ondes gravitationnelles, l’univers en expansion et les modè ...Read more
Mar 24, 2015
Flight testing: from flight jets to Solar impulse
Claude Nicollier will give a talk intitled " Flight testing: from flight jets to Solar impulse".
The conference is organised by Aeropoly.
Mar 20, 2015
Public observation between 9h30 and 11h30 from the North-West corner of the Rolex Learning Center
Mar 20, 2015
Observation de l’éclipse partielle du Soleil
Le 20 mars 2015 aura lieu une éclipse partielle du soleil. Celle-ci sera visible depuis Lausanne de 9h20 à 11h40 avec son maximum à 10h30. Callista, le club d’astronomie de l’EPFL organise une observation de l’évènement sur le campus au coin nord-oue ...Read more
Mar 19, 2015
Space Summer Camps
You are a Space Enthusiast? You would like to know more about the Russian, Swiss or Chinese Space Programmes? You always dreamed to meet cosmonauts, astronauts or taikonauts and visit space facilities?
Then you should attend one of the three joint Sp ...
Mar 17, 2015
Space Career Day
The Swiss Space Center is organising a half-day workshop on Space Careers at ETHZ on 17 March 2015 from 13:30 to 16:30 for Bachelor students in their last year, Master students and PhD students.
Speakers from the Swiss Space Office, Swiss industries ...
Mar 10, 2015
A lesson on Gravity
Introduction by Prof. Patrick Aebischer, President of EPFL
Honorary Lecture of Claude Nicollier: "A lesson on Gravity"
This lecture will outline major steps in the understanding of the concept of gravity, with the names of Galileo, Newton, an ...
Feb 24, 2015
NASA Science: Looking Outward, Inward and Homeward
Dr. Ellen Stofan, NASA's Chief Scientist since 2013, will speak about the NASA's research that is pushing the boundaries of our knowledge concerning Earth, the Solar System, and the universe.
This event is organised with the support of the Embassy of ...
Feb 19, 2015
Quantum Field Theory Methods in Gravity and Cosmology (see description for announcements)
Next (and last) lecture will take place on May 28, usual time
Thursdays from 10.15 to 13.00 at BSP 727
The course will address several topics in the modern theory of gravity and cosmology, which involve in an essential way the quantum properties of f ...
Feb 6, 2015
Geospatial data modelling using machine learning algorithmsRead more
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