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XProjets, the École Polytechnique's junior enterprise, has demonstrated its ability to take part in large-scale missions with a high technological impact by sending a Polytechnique bicorn hat into space.
From September 27 to October 1st, students at the École Polytechnique are taking action during a week of Ecological Awareness at l’X (SREX). Conferences, workshops, activities and debates will be organized throughout the week on the issues of the environment and the ecological transition.
The new SIRTA was inaugurated on 17 September 2021. It now covers a 2.5 hectares area on the École Polytechnique campus. This research and teaching site will also be open to the general public, who will be able to discover climate and environmental sciences.
The Ecole Polytechnique's X-Up incubation program for deeptech early stage startups launch its call for applications from September 20 to November 15, 2021. Roberta Camera, in charge of the X-Up incubation program, talked to Dixit.
Easy to use in the laboratory, CRISPR/Cas9 is a tool for altering the DNA of cells at precise locations. Each year, the "Personalised reconstruction of the tumour process" sponsorship teaches its mechanisms through new application cases of the evolution of a healthy cell into a cancer cell.
An immersive audio game has been developed at the Centre for Applied Mathematics. It places the player in the shoes of a Jedi knight where the smartphone becomes a lightsaber. The prototype of this game will be demonstrated at the next Fête de la science.
Launched in July, Polytechnique Ventures has already completed its third investment. After Néolithe and Okomera, Polytechnique Ventures is supporting Silina, which specializes in microelectronics for imaging systems.
Recharging lithium batteries is a major challenge for the railway sector. Ahmed Shokry, a research engineer at X within the "AI and Positive Maintenance" research initiative, is exploring the use of artificial neural networks to optimise battery recharging and extend their life and reliability.
Launched in 2016, the Master of Science and Technology in Data Science for Business taught jointly by École Polytechnique and HEC Paris ranks third out of 120 comparable programs worldwide for its first ranking by QS.
In August, the National Ignition Facility in the USA announced a record in inertial confinement fusion. France Culture's "La Méthode scientifique" programme looked into the subject, with contributions from researchers at the Intense Lasers Laboratory and the Centre for Theoretical Physics.
Centered on “Science and Technology Innovation for a Sustainable Future”, the third part of the virtual roundtable series brought together students, research professors, and university administrators from U7+ member universities worldwide.
Two groups of students presented their Collective Scientific Projects at the Artificial Intelligence Platform, a major conference in this field of research. These projects, carried out with the Chair of Science and Video Games, focused on dialogue generation and on the control of creature movement by neural networks.
Charles Marteau has been awarded a prize by the French Physical Society for his thesis, which addresses the theories of gravitation in a space-time with a boundary, thanks to the holographic principle.