ETH Podcast

The new podcast from ETH Zurich is here! The topics are as varied as the formats: In exciting background reports and expert talks we want to include everything that is thrilling, controversial, and fun about science and technology. ETH Zurich – Where the future begins! Our university for science and technology dates back to the year 1855, when the founders of modern-day Switzerland created it as a centre of innovation and knowledge. At ETH Zurich, students discover an ideal environment for independent thinking, researchers a climate which inspires top performance. Situated in the heart of Europe, yet forging connections all over the world, ETH Zurich is pioneering effective solutions to the global challenges of today and tomorrow. ETH Zurich has an excellent reputation in scientific circles: 21 Nobel laureates have studied, taught or researched here, and ETH regularly ranks as one of the world’s top universities.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 18m. Bisher sind 17 Folge(n) erschienen.
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episode 17: Joe Paradiso and his passion for sound


He built one of the largest modular synthesizers in the world: Joe Paradiso is Professor at the MIT Media Lab in Media Arts and Sciences, and he also plays an important role in the international scene of electronic music. Much of what Joe does today started in the 1980ies as a postdoc in the department of physics at ETH Zurich. While he was researching in Zurich in the daytime, he created sounds and started to build a synthesizer (the Paradiso Synth.) at night...


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   26m
 
 

episode 16: Two researchers - one family


Renana and Roi Poranne


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 2019-12-16  21m
 
 

episode 15: Quantum Engineering


And what it is


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 2019-11-10  16m
 
 

episode 14: Pioneering work


ETH Professor Nicola Spaldin


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 2019-10-08  20m
 
 

episode 13: How Talent Thrives


ETH hosts THE World Academic Summit


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 2019-09-09  32m
 
 

episode 12: Artificial Intelligence


Do we have to rethink intelligence in the context of AI?


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 2019-08-22  18m
 
 

episode 11: Insects on our plates


Grasshoppers, crickets and mealworms - our new food?


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 2019-07-18  20m
 
 

episode 10: Life on Mars


How to survive an extraterrestrial journey


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 2019-06-19  15m
 
 

episode 9: Fair algorithms


Which is fairer – human or machine?


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 2019-05-23  27m
 
 

episode 8: Small steps to peace


How to mediate conflicts


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 2019-04-25  14m
 
 
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