Simone Origone @ Mach 0.25

Simone Origone @ Mach 0.25

Simone Origone is speed skiing World Champion 2019. He was in our wind tunnel a few months ago for the little tweaks needed to be at the top. The speed world record could not be beaten as the track had to be shortened because of rough...
WindShape @ CES 2019

WindShape @ CES 2019

WindShape, a startup from our laboratory at HES-SO, has been invited by Switzerland to showcase its wind & weather technology for drones at CES 2019 in Las Vegas (January 8-11). WindShape is being supported by the State of Geneva, House of Switzerland, and the...
Let it Snow

Let it Snow

hepia and WindShape were at WSL Laboratory for Avalanches and Snow Research SLF to test out the feasibility of running a WindShaper at cold temperatures (-10 degrees Celsius) and seed dendritic snow (produced artificially by SLF) on a free-flying...
WindShape at NCCR Robotics Day

WindShape at NCCR Robotics Day

WindShape (a startup from our lab at HES-SO Geneva – hepia) was invited at NCCR Robotics, where the top robotic technologies in Switzerland were showcased. National Counselor, Philippe LEUBA, had a chance of witnessing the caldron of innovations, in particular...
WindShape @ BostonGlobe-MIT-Harvard HUBWeek

WindShape @ BostonGlobe-MIT-Harvard HUBWeek

WindShape  (a startup from our lab at HES-SO Geneva Рhepia) is showcasing its wind & weather facility in Boston during HUBWeek 2018 Рan innovation festival that was started 4 years ago by MIT, Harvard, and The Boston Globe among others.     Find...