News & Opportunities
25 November 2020
Looking for possible tombstone by using GPR
In March 2020, Dominique Ngan-Tillard and Deyan Draganov were approached by the foundation Jewish Westland, who manages the cemetery in Naaldwijk, and asked whether it would be possible to use non-invasive geophysical methods to look for possible tombstones lying under the ground surface of the cemetery.
25 November 2020
NENnovation award for the Energy Quay Wall
A consortium led by CRUX Engineering, including TU Delft, TU Eindhoven, Gooimeer and Duurzaam Opgewekt Energiesystemen, have won the NENnovation award for the Energy Quay Wall. Phil Vardon, Ivaylo Pantev and Jorrit de Vries are involved from TU Delft.
24 November 2020
NWO ATES Triplet project granted !
Congratulations to Phil Vardon, who was awarded an NWO Open Technology Programme grant for the project entitled ATES Triplet.
21 November 2020
Polder2C's Winter School: Fieldwork for Flood Resilience
Sponsored by the Polder2C’s consortium, this Winter School aspires to contribute to the mission of developing a solid knowledge infrastructure in the field of climate change adaptation.
03 November 2020
Foundation MUDNET launched!
Members from 2 CEG departments and from Deltares established the Stichting MUDNET (Foundation MUDNET) to promote collaborative research on fine grained sediments.
09 October 2020
Congratulations to Dr. Weiyuan Zhang!
Weiyuan Zhang, postdoctoral researcher in the section of Geo-Engineering, successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “Centrifuge modelling of the behaviour of buried pipelines subjected to submarine landslides”, on 8 October 2020.
07 October 2020
León González Acosta successfully defended his PhD thesis!
José León González Acosta, postdoctoral researcher in the section of Geo-Engineering, successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “Investigation of MPM inaccuracies, contact simulation and robust implementation for geotechnical proble”, on 6 October 2020.
06 October 2020
A new doctor: Qiang Li !
Qiang Li successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “Response of monopiles subjected to combined vertical and lateral loads, lateral cyclic load and scour erosion”, on 5 October 2020.
02 October 2020
Congratulations to Dr. Haoyuan Liu!
Haoyuan Liu successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “Constitutive modelling of cyclic sand behaviour for offshore foundations”, on 1 October 2020.
01 October 2020
53 new students to start the MSc track in Geo-Engineering !
53 students, from 11 different countries, have just started our MSc track in Geo-Engineering at TU Delft! During the coming two years, the students will develop in-depth knowledge, skills and methods to develop engineering solutions to build on, in and with soils.