Christoph Merten

EPFL STI IBI-STI LBMM
MED 1 2815 (Bâtiment MED)
Station 9
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Life Sciences Engineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Biotechnology and Bioengineering

Courses

Scientific literature analysis in bioengineering

Students are given the means to dig effectively into modern scientific literature in the multidisciplinary field of bioengineering. The method relies on granting sufficient time to become familiar with the background and hypotheses, on effective support during the analysis and on oral assessment.

Entrepreneurship in the life sciences

Based on real-world examples, hypothetical or own inventions, students are provided with a skill set for translating scientific innovation into a convincing investor pitch (including a comprehensive slide deck on all relevant aspects) and applications for funding of a startup project