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26 September 2022

David Abbink in various media

12 September 2022

Riender Happee appointed Professor in Motion Comfort in Automated Driving

Riender Happee appointed Professor in Motion Comfort in Automated Driving

Riender Happee has been appointed Professor in Motion Comfort in Automated Driving at the department of Cognitive Robotics, section Intelligent Vehicles. Happee’s research focuses on motion perception and motion comfort as key factors in the acceptance of vehicle automation.

05 July 2022

Three Vidi’s for faculty 3mE

Three Vidi’s for faculty 3mE

The Dutch Research Council has awarded 101 experienced researchers a Vidi grant worth 800,000 euros. Eight Vidis go to top researchers from Delft, of which no fewer than three researchers work at the 3mE faculty: Michael Wiertlewski, Willem Haverkort and Kim Batselier. The grant enables them to develop their own innovative line of research and set up their own research group in the coming five years.

28 June 2022

The first Robotics Engineer graduated cum laude!

16 June 2022

Michaël Wiertlewski in various media

25 May 2022

Laurence Willemet wins the Best Thesis Award from the Eurohaptics Society

11 April 2022

Feeling things by touching the screen of your smartphone

Feeling things by touching the screen of your smartphone

Imagine you could feel the brush strokes of Van Gogh, the fur of your beloved pet on a zoom call, fabrics in online shopping or tissues in medical images. Yasemin Vardar, assistant professor at the department of Cognitive Robotics (CoR), wants to enable this breakthrough by developing friction-modulation haptic displays. This week she received Veni funding from NWO for her research idea.

21 March 2022

David Abbink, Timo Melman en Niek Beckers in various media

17 March 2022

ERC Grants for Daniel Tam and Javier Alonso-Mora

ERC Grants for Daniel Tam and Javier Alonso-Mora

Javier Alonso-Mora at the Department of Cognitive Robotics (CoR) has been awarded a European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant, while Daniel Tam at the Department of Process and Energy (P&E) has been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant.

24 February 2022

TU Delft develops a car that can ‘look into the future’ with smart eco mode

TU Delft develops a car that can ‘look into the future’ with smart eco mode

Together with Renault, Delft robot engineers developed the Proactive Eco Mode, a new system that enables drivers to reach the desired speed faster, based on predictions of the future, while maintaining the eco fuel benefits. They have successfully demonstrated the system on French roads.

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