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...
252 km/h on skis

252 km/h on skis

Simone Origone (world record holder in 2015, 252.632 km/h), Jonathan Moret (Switzerland record holder, 250.170 km/h), and Ricardo Adarraga (Spain record holder, 240.642 km/h) were in the subsonic wind tunnel from our school (hepia HES-SO Geneva) with us last week. It...
WindShape @ BostonGlobe-MIT-Harvard HUBWeek

WindShape @ BostonGlobe-MIT-Harvard HUBWeek

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

HydroContest

The Swiss Team from HES-SO Fribourg wins the light boat competition. HydroContest is an international student competition organized by Hydros.ch, to sensibilize younger generations to energy efficiency concepts in marine transportation. Students from Fribourg...