PhD Candidates / Researchers

This section specifically concerns PhD candidates and researchers and covers scientific publications. Information on teaching activities can be found in the Instructors section. The basic rules regarding citation, valid for students, researchers, and instructors, are considered to be well known and are not repeated here. 

 

In short

At EPFL, a doctoral thesis belongs to its author. 

A scientific publication generally belongs to the publisher (v economic rights).

Inventions and software made by PhD students or researchers belong to EPFL.

Scientific data are not protected.

Similarity check is available at EPFL through iThenticate.