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13 May 2020

Alumna Lefki Loverdou winner Marina van Damme Grant 2020

On Wednesday May 13th, Delft University Fund organised the Marina van Damme Grant Award Ceremony 2020. The ceremony was different this year, namely online. Friends, family, former and fellow students and colleagues called in to attend the ceremony online. After two impressive video pitches and a short jury deliberation prof.dr. Marina van Geenhuizen, chair of the jury, announced that Lefki Loverdou is the winner of the Marina van Damme Grant 2020.

21 April 2020

Two nominees Marina van Damme Grant 2020

Each year, Delft University Fund organises the award ceremony of the Marina van Damme Grant. The nominees 2020 are: Lefki Loverdou, alumna Faculy of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, MSc. Water Management and Martina Cuschieri, alumna Faculy of Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering, MSc Biomedical Engineering.

14 April 2020

TU Delft alumni and donors support Delft technology in the fight against COVID-19

TU Delft researchers and students who contribute to the fight against COVID-19 are supported by the TU Delft COVID-19 Response Fund. More than 750 alumni of TU Delft and donors of Delft University Fund already responded to the call to help. Thanks to their help we have been able to allocate 190.000 euro’s to 8 corona-related projects.

20 March 2020

Can we do something for you?

As a donor you support TU Delft, but today we want to ask if we can support you. We hope you are doing well and ask if we can do something for you. Do you want to know more about the measures TU Delft is taking today? Or can we do something for you in another way?

19 February 2020

Student Alberto brings wireless monitoring a step closer

In September 2017 Alberto Gancedo started his master programme Microelectronics at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS). Alberto’s ambition was bigger than obtaining his degree. His ambition was to develop a small, portable and cheap monitoring device to detect unusual brain activity in premature babies directly after birth.

03 January 2020

Heart-warming responses during calling campaign to alumni

From November 18 - December 7, 2019, Delft University Fund, on behalf of TU Delft, called over 2,000 alumni with 12 TU Delft students. The objective of this campaign was two-fold: to strengthen the relationship with our alumni and to check whether they would be interested in making a financial donation to their alma mater.

16 December 2019

Healing burns with mathematics

As our average life expectancy rises, an increasing number of people are developing Alzheimer’s disease. In 20 years’ time, 500,000 people in the Netherlands are expected to be affected by this brain disease, which is still incurable. Reason enough to focus on research aimed at fathoming Alzheimer’s. TU Delft researchers are playing a leading role in this.

29 November 2019

TU Delft 53th in THE University Employability Ranking

TU Delft ranks 53th in the Times Higher Education Global University Employability Ranking 2019, two places higher than last year.

12 November 2019

Djonno Bresser is TU Delft Best Graduate 2019

Today, at the TU Delft Best Graduate Award Ceremony 2019, eight recently graduated engineers presented their research and results of their excellent master thesis. Djonno Bresser, graduate of the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences (CEG), received the prestigious title TU Delft Best Graduate 2019.

21 October 2019

Eight graduates nominated for TU Delft Best Graduate Award 2019

Today, 21 October 2019, Delft University Fund announced the eight TU Delft Best Graduates 2019. Each faculty has named their Best Graduate 2019, totalling a number of eight talented recently graduated engineers.