image: EPFL researcher Lefteris Kokoris-Kogias

The Move Toward a Decentralized Internet

All our conscious decisions are focused on the extent of control exercised by the stakeholders. This applies to developing a new project, nurturing a new company, or even building communities. Traditionally, the overarching drive in such activities has been the...
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image: EPFL researcher Mahsa Taziki

Trade-off Between Utility and Privacy: Is It Really Inevitable?

In this age of online marketing, e-commerce companies have turned into mega advertisers on the Internet. They use web browsers and mobile apps as their hidden eye to target personalized offers based on browsing and buying habits of the user. However, by yielding to an...
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Martin Jaggi on RTS

Swiss Radio and TV Station RTS 1 Hosts Martin Jaggi

Martin Jaggi was invited by the Swiss Radio and TV Station RTS 1 to discuss artificial intelligence algorithms and biases. The program in French can be found...
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image: SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne

David Atienza Chairs a Successful DATE 2017 Conference

David Atienza chaired a very successful 20th edition of the Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE) Conference at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne from March 27th to 31st, 2017. The Conference, which was held in Lausanne for the first time from its...
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Research

Analytics & Applications

We are investigating new stochastic theories and analytics including statistical learning techniques, machine training and inference systems and their applications to IoT, social media and big data platforms.

Cloud Data Management

We are investigating technologies to maximize efficiency with in-memory data services, in-situ query processing on streamed data, and on-demand query engine customization using multi-objective compiler optimization.

Sustainable Data Centers

We are investigating a three-pronged approach to holistic data platforms and datacenter efficiency: vertical integration to minimize data-movement; specialization to optimize work per service; and approximation to tailor work for output quality.

Trustworthy Platforms & Systems

We are investigating technologies spanning from decentralized trust and cryptography to robustness and resiliency of natural processes to strengthen security, privacy and trust in data platforms and systems.

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