Maximizing 21st century technologies for knowledge
A new data-intensive discipline has emerged at the intersection between astronomy/astrophysics, applied computer science and advanced statistics: 'astroinformatics'. Read more
Next grand challenge of computing: How to reinvent the internet?
Trustworthiness is paramount in an 'always online' world. Prof. Adrian Perrig proposes nothing less than a new internal design for a simple, safe and reliable internet. Read more
ETH Zurich as a brand
"University" and "brand" are terms which can definitely be compatible. This article reconsiders the strengths, values and differentiators of one's own university and department. Read more
50 years of programming
On May 12, 1964, ETH bought its first computer: the CDC 1604-A, a machine from Control Data. This was also the start for students to learn programming. Read more (German)
Philanthropy and capitalism: shape giving-back cultures
"I strongly believe that this form of direct corporate giving connects the bright talents and Avaloq to a higher quality than other forms of educational investment," says Mr. Francisco Fernandez. Read more
Google and ETH: ingenious tech giant meets leading 'knowledge broker'
Good companies are hard to find; good people with the highest potential can be even harder. For years, Google and ETH have partnered to achieve the maximum impact and value of their research. Read more