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02 December 2021

Claire Chassagne and Alex Kirichek winner of NWO team science award 2021

Claire Chassagne and Alex Kirichek winner of NWO team science award 2021

This week it was announced that the MUDNET team, of which Claire Chassagne and Alex Kirichek are members, won the NWO Team Science award 2021.

11 November 2021

The North Sea is ready for its close-up

The North Sea is ready for its close-up

08 November 2021

Rain Showers grow in size and intensity

Rain Showers grow in size and intensity

02 November 2021

Using dredged mud to strengthen our dikes

Using dredged mud to strengthen our dikes

17 September 2021

Open Textbook Ports and Waterways: Navigating the changing world

Open Textbook Ports and Waterways: Navigating the changing world

Ports and waterways should be viewed as parts of a coherent system that supports waterborne supply chains. Their integral design and operation is essential. Such is the vision of the Ports and Waterways team of our faculty.

16 September 2021

Energy from concrete nominated for Best Tech Idea

Energy from concrete nominated for Best Tech Idea

When waves batter the coast, energy is generated. Researchers Branko Šavija and Yading Xu from TU Delft want to capture that by using a special type of concrete to create an alternative energy source.

09 September 2021

High water Limburg summer 2021 more drastic than river floods in 1993 and 1995

High water Limburg summer 2021 more drastic than river floods in 1993 and 1995

The heavy precipitation along with the high water of July 2021 in the Netherlands and surrounding countries was an extreme and exceptional event with major social consequences in Limburg. Commissioned by the Expertise Network for Water Safety (ENW), a broad consortium of knowledge institutions, led by Delft University of Technology and Deltares, has now made an initial analysis of the available information on a range of topics.

18 August 2021

Emma was in Delft while her parental home was flooded

Emma was in Delft while her parental home was flooded

When waves batter the coast, energy is generated. Researchers Branko Šavija and Yading Xu from TU Delft want to capture that by using a special type of concrete to create an alternative energy source.

27 July 2021

Large international field study on climate change

Large international field study on climate change

Due to climate change, floods and droughts are expected to occur more frequently. Therefore, a group of TU researchers (CEG) is participating in a large international field study in Spain in July.

14 July 2021

VIDI grant for Giorgia Giardina

VIDI grant for Giorgia Giardina

NWO awarded a VIDI grant to Giorgia Giardina to further expand her research into monitoring the safety of bridges from space and to set up her own innovative research line.