Emeritus Professor Heinz Stoewer awarded IEEE Simon Ramo Medal 2018
The IEEE has recently announced that Heinz Stoewer, Emeritus Professor Space Systems Engineering at TU Delft, has been awarded the IEEE Simon Ramo Medal 2018.
Royal Netherlands Airforce to go into space – with a little help from TU Delft
On Thursday 30 November 2017 Lieutenant General Dennis Luyt, the Commander of the Royal Netherlands Air Force, signed a contract with the satellite company ISIS, NLR and the department of Space Engineering at TU Delft.
Aerodynamics researchers win ‘best paper award’ AIAA
Aerodynamics researchers, Koen de Groot, Jacopo Serpieri and Marios Kotsonis have, together with their co-author Fabio Pinna of the von Kármán Institute for Fluid Dynamics, been awarded the AIAA Fluid Dynamics Best Paper Award of the 2016 AIAA Aviation and 2017 AIAA SciTech Forums and Expositions for their paper “Secondary Stability Analysis of Crossflow Vortices using BiGlobal Theory on PIV Base Flows.”
2018 TMS-AIME Mathewson Award for Sybrand van der Zwaag
The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) has awarded Professor of Novel Aerospace Materials Sybrand van der Zwaag, his colleague at the faculty of Applied Sciences, Niels van Dijk and their co-authors the 2018 TMS-AIME Champion H. Mathewson Award for their publication “Autonomous Filling of Grain-Boundary Cavities during Creep Loading in Fe-Mo Alloys” in Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A (October 2016).
Gillian Saunders new board member SEFI
Dr. Gillian Saunders has recently been appointed board member of the Steering Committee of the Société Européenne pour la Formation des Ingénieurs (SEFI). Saunders has been active for quite some time in this large-scale network of engineering schools and their lecturers in Europe. The network’s main focus lies on improving engineering education in Europe. To achieve this, the association organises conferences and workshops throughout the continent and joins its members - academic staff, lecturers, students and industry professionals – together.