15 August 2019
Extremely-large areas of solar panels and CO2 air capture units required for a future green methanol plant
22 July 2019
Rubicon Grant for Davood Farhadi Machekposhti
16 researchers who have recently gained their PhDs have been awarded a Rubicon grant from NWO. At faculty 3mE, Davood Farhadi Machekposhti, researcher at the department of Precision and Microsystems Engineering, has been awarded.
19 July 2019
TU Delft accelerating the electrification of the chemical industry
Scientists from the e-Refinery initiative, launched last year by Delft University of Technology, are working on a radical adjustment of the chemical industry, currently still based on fossil raw materials, towards electricity-based sustainable production of chemicals and fuels.
07 June 2019
Defossilising chemical industry: from molecule to large-scale system integration
21 May 2019
Netherlands conference on Electrochemical Conversion & Materials (ECCM)
13 May 2019
World's fastest hydrogen sensor could pave the way for clean energy
A consortium of researchers lead by Prof Langhammer at Chalmers University of Technology in collaboration with the group of Bernard Dam (TU Delft/e-Refinery) present the first hydrogen sensor in the world to meet the strict future performance targets for application in hydrogen-powered vehicles.
26 April 2019
Royal Honours for three TU Delft professors
TU Delft professors Jan Dirk Jansen, Lucas van Vliet and Miro Zeman all received Royal Honours this year.
18 April 2019
More than a million for research on electrified bubbles
An NWO TA (Technology Area) grant of more than a million euros has been awarded to a team of researchers to investigate the formation of hydrogen bubbles, the transport of chemical species near the bubbles and the electrodes, and the interaction between bubbles. Large scale production of hydrogen is possible by electrochemically splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen. The flow and transport processes near electrodes is poorly understood, in particular around the produced hydrogen bubbles. A better understanding can help to increase the efficiency.
10 April 2019
TU Delft publishes vision on Climate Action
The climate is changing and this is something we shall have to deal with. What TU wants to contribute is written down in a vision paper published today.
12 March 2019
TU Delft, Shell and the government invest 5 million euros towards sustainable breakthrough in the chemical industry
TU Delft, Shell and various Top Consortia for Knowledge and Innovation (TKIs) are investing 5 million euros in the development of electro-conversion technology to make the petrochemical industry more sustainable.