marble architecture power – a construction material with a history

Since antiquity, marble has stood for power and elevated status. Based on the Feliciani Collection, a repository of ancient Roman coloured marbles in possession of ETH Zurich, the latest story on Explora traces how marble and other decorative types of stone were deployed in different architectural epochs. Read more 


International awards for "Swiss World Atlas" and "Atlas of Switzerland - online"

We are proud that two atlases, developed at the Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation (IKG), have won several prizes at the "International Cartographic Conference" in Washington. Read more 


New Assistant Professor at IBI starting in January 2018

Daniel M. Hall (*1985), currently a doctoral student at Stanford University, California, USA, starts as Assistant Professor of Innovative and Industrial Construction. Read more 


R. G. Drysdale Award: The best paper on masonry research or education

We are proud to announce that the paper entitled «Hybrid Simulation with Dynamic Substructuring of Masonry Structures: A Numerical Study » by Giuseppe Abbiati, Gaetano Miraglia, Nebojsa Mojsilović and Bozidar Stojadinović received the «R. G. Drysdale Award: The best paper on masonry research or education» at the 13th Canadian Masonry Symposium (Halifax, June 4-7, 2017, Canada). Read more 


D-BAUG Workshop on «Natural Hazards», 8. June 2017

The D-BAUG workshop on «Natural Hazards»  to be held next Thursday, 8. June 2017 in HCI J3, ETH Hönggerberg. Read more 

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