27 July 2021
Olympic Games update: three medals for our elite athletes
Tonight were the first Olympic rowing finals. Our rowers delivered wonderful performances! Roos de Jong won bronze, Stef Broenink and Ellen Hogerwerg won silver and Laila Youssifou came in sixth. They can be proud of this fantastic result!
14 July 2021
Swarm of autonomous tiny drones can localize gas leaks
Researchers from TU Delft (the Netherlands), University of Barcelona, and Harvard University have now developed the first swarm of tiny – and hence very safe – drones that can autonomously detect and localize gas sources in cluttered indoor environments.
14 July 2021
Vidi grants for two leading TU Delft researchers
The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded two TU Delft researchers a Vidi grant worth 800,000 euros. The grant enables them to develop their own innovative line of research and set up their own research group in the coming five years
13 July 2021
Scientific innovations contribute to potential Olympic gold
To help Dutch athletes perform well at the Olympics, several sports innovations have been developed at TU Delft. In Tokyo, athletes will be cycling on the fastest possible track bike, the entire Dutch team will be wearing a Cool Cap to keep them cool, a supercomputer will be sending sailors a precise wind forecast and the Paralympic wheelchair basketball ladies will be receiving essential data about their training performance.