News & Agenda
15 January 2021
How coral reefs are affected by pollution
We know that coral reefs worldwide are in decline, but remarkably little is known about how exactly this happens. That is why a multidisciplinary team of Dutch and Caribbean researchers, including TU Delft’s Boris van Breukelen, will investigate this in the coming years. The project ‘SEALINK’ was recently awarded 3,5 million euros of funding as part of the Caribbean Research programme of the Dutch Research Council (NWO).
27 November 2020
Zoran Kapelan in The Source Magazine about Digital Water
Developments in areas such as digital twins, instrumentation and artificial intelligence all connect to open up digital opportunities for utilities. The Source hears from contributors on these themes to the IWA digital white paper series.
04 November 2020
Air as driving force for drinking water treatment
Doris van Halem was awarded a Vidi grant worth 800,000 euros to develop knowledge of sustainable water treatment technologies. The grant of the Dutch Research Council enables Van Halem to develop her own innovative line of research and set up her own research group in the coming five years. “I am incredibly happy with the opportunity to work on this important and challenging topic!”
03 November 2020
TU Delft invents a circular solution for nitrogen on the farmyard and win HiTMaT 2020
The founders of MEZT, Adriaan van Lieftinck and Edward Sibeijn, together with professor Jules van Lier, talk about the innovative electrodialysis technique with which nitrogen can be transformed from a headache case into a source of income for the farmer. They have won HiTMaT 2020.
16 September 2020
AI Solutions for the Water Sector: Interview with Prof. Zoran Kapelan
Prof. Zoran Kapelan was interviewed by the International Water Association about AI Solutions for the Water Sector.