10 September 2019
EEMCS researchers nominated for “Best tech idea of 2019”
Recently, researchers at LUMC Leiden and TU Delft found a way to automatically reset a racing heart through an implanted LED device. Their research, published in the scientific journal Science Translational Medicine, was received with enthusiasm and now even has a chance to win the title of “Best tech idea of 2019”. A prize awarded by the popular science magazine KIJK to the best idea that has emerged in recent times.
30 August 2019
EEMCS active in three new Gravitation programmes
05 August 2019
Dutch-Japanese astronomical instrument measures 49 shades of far-infrared
The DESHIMA instrument has passed its first practical tests when measuring the distances and ages of distant galaxies.
16 July 2019
Twelve Veni awards for TU Delft researchers
The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant worth up to 250,000 euros to twelve highly promising young scientists from TU Delft.
16 July 2019
Chao Chen to receive Else Kooi Award for PhD work on smart ultrasound probes
The 2019 Else Kooi Award goes to EWI alumnus Chao Chen, for his work on chips for miniature 3-D ultrasound probes.
28 June 2019
Team TU Delft wins award for best aviation innovation
The team ‘The Zero Heroes’ of TU Delft has won the finals of the Airbus Fly Your Ideas competition.
25 June 2019
The magic of multi-functional Photovoltaic Windows
27 May 2019
Arno Smets appointed Mission Innovation Champion
Professor Arno Smets has been named one of the first Mission Innovation Champions, a new initiative to honour pioneers in the field of clean energy.
24 May 2019
Three EEMCS scientists receive Vidi's
The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded Vidi grants to three scientists from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS). The fortunate ones are Jan van Gemert, Martijn Caspers and Sicco Verwer.
21 May 2019
Two times Eurographics Medical Prize 2019 for EEMCS’ Intelligent systems department
13 May 2019
Who’s talking, who’s listening? Tackling the wireless design challenges
Cicero Vaucher and Earl McCune will give their inaugural address on Friday, 17 May. The two part-time professors at the Microelectronics department will be presenting their vision on the RF/mm-wave field of research. RF/mm-wave concerns frequencies in the radio spectrum between 30 and 300 Gigahertz.
08 May 2019
BI/OND winner of Philips Innovation Award 2019
08 May 2019
MOOCs: still lots to be learned about learning
The potential of massive open online learning environments is vast, but the accompanying learning analytics are still in their infancy.
26 April 2019
Royal Honours for Miro Zeman
Miro Zeman, Professor of Photovoltaic Materials and Devices in the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS), was made a Knight of the Order of the Dutch Lion in Delft.
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.
16 April 2019
N.G. De Bruijn Prijs goes to Dion Gijswijt
The N.G. De Bruijn Prize is awarded to mathematician Dion Gijswijt for a paper he wrote based on the card game Set.
26 March 2019
Towards efficient and large routine genomic evaluations
In collaboration with Prof. Kees Vuik (DIAM), researchers from Wageningen University & Research, Animal Breeding and Genomics (WUR-ABG) have recently implemented an efficient algorithm called the deflated preconditioned conjugate gradient method.
26 March 2019
TU Delft and AIVD start research programme on national cyber security
As our society becomes increasingly interconnected, the vulnerability to abuse of digital technology grows. To improve our understanding of the nature of the cyber threat to national security and of the technical, organisational and institutional means to address it responsibly, the Dutch General Intelligence and Security Service (AIVD) and Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) initiate a collaborative research programme.
22 March 2019
Register now for TU Delft BioDay 2019
21 March 2019
TU Delft and ING in AI for FinTech Lab
TU Delft and ING are joining their knowledge and expertise on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the financial sector in the AI for FinTech Lab (AFL).
14 March 2019
Connecting history with computer sciences
Researchers from BK Bouwkunde and the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics & Computer Science at TU Delft have formed a partnership to connect Humanities and Computer Sciences. They will combine their interdisciplinary skills to connect long-term historical knowledge with cutting edge computer vision, geospatial technology, and crowd sourcing technology.
14 March 2019
Elmar Eisemann to receive Dutch Prize for ICT Research 2019
He will be receiving the award for his research into the accurate, detailed depiction of visualisations using modern graphics hardware.
13 March 2019
CSE students deliver unique achievement
Students Buster Bernstein and Jasper Geurtz have delivered a unique achievement: their paper has been accepted for the next AAMAS.
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.
06 March 2019
Annoesjka Cabo new academic director Teaching Academy
28 February 2019
LED lamp automatically resets racing heart
Researchers at the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) and Delft University of Technology have found a way to reset a racing heart immediately and automatically by an implanted LED device. In the scientific journal Science Translational Medicine, they describe how their bioelectronic defibrillator works in the laboratory. It could be the first step towards a pain-free treatment for patients with atrial fibrillation.
27 February 2019
Prestigious Vici grant for Andy Zaidman
No less than five TU Delft will each receive 1.5 million euros from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). One of them is Andy Zaidman (EEMCS), associate professor in Software Engineering. He receives the grant for developing the innovative research line TestShift. With TestShift, Zaidman aims to instigate a radical shift in testing mind-set through test empowerment.
26 February 2019
Vasiliki Giagka appointed associate editor for Bioelectronic Medicine
Vasiliki Giagka, assistant professor at the Bioelectronics Group at Delft University of Technology, has been invited to the editorial board of Bioelectronic Medicine. The journal asked Giagka for her expertise in fabrication microsystem integration and packaging for neural implants. With her appointment, Giagka is currently one of the youngest associate editors working for the journal.
26 February 2019
TU Delft team in pre-final round of prestigious Airbus competition
20 February 2019
Else Kooi Lab welcomes Applied Nanolayers
Flexible, transparent and an extremely good conductor of electricity and heat. Just three interesting properties of graphene, a two-dimensional layer of carbon with unlimited possibilities. To further develop methods of producing this so-called wonder-material, the Else Kooi Lab has recently joined forces with Applied Nanolayers (ANL), a two-dimensial materials (2DM) company which has been working with graphene for years.
04 February 2019
A new approach for the fast estimation of the solar energy potential in urban environments
TU Delft researchers have developed a new approach for calculating fast and accurate the solar energy potential of surfaces in the urban environment. The new approach can significantly help architects and urban planners to incorporate photovoltaic (solar power) technology in their designs. The findings were presented on Monday 4 February in Nature Energy.
29 January 2019
Stephanie Wehner wins Ammodo Science Award
Stephanie Wehner (QuTech/EEMCS) is one of the eight winners of the Ammodo Science Awards 2019. Ammodo announced this today. The laureates each receive a sum of 300,000 euros. They can use this money in the coming years to explore new avenues in fundamental scientific research.
24 January 2019
TU Delft students present eight innovative robots
A robot that removes weeds, a robot that journeys deep below the sea and a robot that can fish blue algae from the water. These, together with five other robots, will be on display at the demo day of the TU Delft Minor in Robotics on Thursday, 30 January 2018.
22 January 2019
DRI Health grant for Virgilio Valente
Virgilio (Vivo) Valente received a Health Prototype Grant of €10K from the Delft Health Initiative for his proposal in the domains of Lab-on-CMOS and Organs-on-a-Chip.
18 January 2019
5.1 million euros made available for leading research in astronomy, computer science and mathematics
The NWO Domain Science Board has awarded 3 TOP grants for 2018 to the faculty of EEMCS.
11 January 2019
Marcel Reinders new director of Delft Bioengineering Institute
21 December 2018
Are we unravelling Alzheimer's disease in Delft?
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.
11 December 2018
First books published in TU Delft Open Textbook project
On 12 December 2018, the TU Delft Library will present the first open textbooks to be developed as part of the project of the same name. A wide range of educational material including lecture notes, old examinations and video recordings is already available as OpenCourseWare, as is the material in the MOOCs (free online courses).
10 December 2018
Cognizant and Delft University of Technology are stepping up to the next level of Cyber Physical Systems
05 December 2018
The best tech idea of 2018 according KIJK is...
...the solar battery charger for electric cars made by EEMCS’ Gautham Ram!