Portraits of Science
‘We’ve achieved a nice modus operandi’You need a lot of practical training to become a mechanical engineer. So how do you achieve that for 2,500 Bachelor's students in the time of coronavirus? Programme Director René Delfos has quite a job on his hands, but he's keeping on top of it thanks to the help of colleagues like John Lander from Campus Real Estate.
Campus mobility dashboard to monitor crowd behavior at TU DelftFor years, Distinguished Professor Smart Urban Mobility Serge Hoogendoorn had been dreaming of a sensor network for research into traffic flows. The fact that it would happen on the TU Delft campus was never part of the dream. A perfect case of “never waste a good crisis”.
‘I woke up in the middle of the night and just knew: we would build this platform’What do you do when the coronavirus crisis brings your student project to a halt?
For Eco-Runner Team Manager Antonios Kouzelis it was an easy decision:
arrange an alternative! Besides which he and two friends also set up the website
kiezeninquarantaine.nl (choosing while in quarantine), just like that.