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17 October 2016

Kees Vuik signed collaboration with Matheon in Berlin

On October 17th Martin Skutella (Matheon) and Kees Vuik (Numerical Analyses and 4TU.AMI) joined forces. Matheon is a collaboration of universities in Berlin and two national math research foundations. 4TU.AMI is the collaboration between the three technical universities in The Netherlands and the agricultural university of Wageningen. Matheon and 4TU.AMI will work together on mathematical research, education and applications in e.g. industry, hospitals and banking. Together they are now the largest cluster in Europe in applied mathematics.

17 October 2016

Eelco Visser brings OOPSLA / Splash to Amsterdam

Eelco Visser (Programming Languages Research group) brings the OOPSLA / Splash conference to Amsterdam. It will be the first time in its 30 years existence that the conference will take place outside of North America. OOPSLA is interesting for researchers and software engineers and is all about innovative new coding languages and systems. This year there are keynotes of Benjamin Pierce, Simon Peyton Jones en Marin Odersky.

14 October 2016

New world record: 10.000 kids learn how to code with TU Delft MOOC 'Scratch'

On Friday 14th October, we've established a new world record. At 9.00 hours more than 10.000 children in primary schools throughout the Netherlands made their first steps in coding. They used the MOOC of Felienne Hermans of TU Delft: 'Scratch'.

13 October 2016

Award for EEMCS team in Big Data Apache Spark hackathon

Hamid Mushtaq, Hani Alers and Zaid Al-Ars from the Computer Engineering Lab won the $25000 2nd prize in the Big Data Apache Spark hackathon competition. The team worked on a framework to enable a high performance and low-cost computation of DNA analysis programs using Big Data techniques. The results were announced during the Data First Event in New York City.

12 October 2016

On Wednesday, 12 October, Executive Board President Tim van der Hagen, Dean of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science Rob Fastenau, Head of the Department of Electrical Sustainable Energy Miro Zeman, and Pavol Bauer, who leads the Direct Current (DC) Systems, Energy Conversion & Storage group, presented the first solar-powered wireless charging station for electric bikes.

12 October 2016

Nationaal Debat e-Bike; Duurzame vervanging voor auto’s?

The programme starts at 11:30 with the presentation of the “Solar e-Bike Charging Station” by Tim van der Hagen, Rob Fastenau and Miro Zeman (TU Delft) on 12 October at the FreeZone D of the TU Delft Campus (next to the EWI faculty).

12 October 2016

Opening e-bike wireless charging station Pavol Bauer

Today is the day of the grand opening of the e-bike station built by prof. Pavol Bauer and his team. It is part of the living campus and a research project to create 'smarter' cities. This station is new and innovative because of the wireless charging through the stand of the bike.

11 October 2016

Start-up Nowi wins at USWC in Copenhagen

EWI alumni Omar Link, Simon van der Jagt and their start-up start-up Nowi Energy won in the category 'internet of things' on the annual USWC (University Startup World Cup) in Copenhagen on 3rd October. The young entrepreneurs were even invited to speak with the queen of Denmark!

10 October 2016

TU Delft and the University of Amsterdam bring the latest developments in multimedia technology to the Netherlands

Today's digital world increasingly brings with it large quantities of digital multimedia, combining image, sound, text and other modes of communication. In order to organise, find and make this information usable, smart technology is needed. From 15-19 October, Amsterdam plays host to the 24th International ACM Multimedia Conference, where more than 500 international experts from the academic world and industry will meet to share the latest research developments in this field. The event is being organised by Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) and the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

05 October 2016

Sun a rapidly growing energy source

"The sun is a solution," concluded Prof. Arno Smets in his inaugural address given at TU Delft on Wednesday, 28 September. Smets and his group at TU Delft envisage all energy provision being based on sustainable energy sources in the near future. The use of solar energy requires more attention in his opinion, especially because of its high returns and low cost.

05 October 2016

Mathijs de Weerdt and 'future proof flexible charging' test in Amsterdam

The group of Mathijs de Weerdt (Algoritmics) has been subsidized by NWO to test 'future proof flexible charging' in Amsterdam with an app by Jedlix. Recently developed algorithms can plan when you should charge your electric vehicle (when there is enough wind and sun, low energy prices) and how far your battery should be charged (depending on your ride).

28 September 2016

EWI's best graduate of 2016

Tamara Kloek has been selected as EWI's best graduate of 2016 based on her thesis "The effect of dendritic spine morphology on synaptic crosstalk: Two multisynapse models, integrating diffusion on curved surfaces". She has graduated in the Applied Mathemetics department under supervision of dr. ir. F.J. Vermolen. The award ceremony is on November, 17.

23 September 2016

TV West broadcast from high rise building 36

TV West broadcast from high rise building 36

23 September 2016

TU Delft and Utrecht University expose ‘hidden layers’ in fungi

If we are to tame fungi and optimize their extremely important role in our ecosystem, we must gain a more complete view of their functional abilities. Researchers from TU Delft and Utrecht University have exposed a previously hidden layer of functional complexity in fungi. They publish their findings on Friday September 23th in Nature Scientific Reports.

22 September 2016

TU Delft has started construction of the Solar eBike (Wireless) Charging Station

21 September 2016

'Als de zon schijnt …’ September 28th inaugural speech prof. Arno Smets

'Als de zon schijnt …’ September 28th inaugural speech prof. Arno Smets

12 September 2016

INVITATION EVENT : ‘Accelerate into Asia’

INVITATION EVENT : ‘Accelerate into Asia’

12 September 2016

The perfect match! September 16th inaugural speech prof. Leo de Vreede

The perfect match! September 16th inaugural speech prof. Leo de Vreede

01 September 2016

Cynthia Liem nominated for ‘New Scientist Talent 2016’

18 August 2016

Opportunity: pitching for 30 executives and innovators in the maritime industry

17 August 2016

Research Promovendus Pieter van den Berg in Telegraaf

Research Promovendus Pieter van den Berg in Telegraaf

17 August 2016

Wouter Serdijn on Radio 1 and in NRC Handelsblad

20 July 2016

International Summer School of Phased Array Radars

18 July 2016

Emeritus professor Gerard Reijns deceased

13 July 2016

N. Pelin Ayerden has won Best Student Paper Award

06 July 2016

7 July: Opening of CryoLab for Extremely Sensitive Electronic Measurements

7 July: Opening of CryoLab for Extremely Sensitive Electronic Measurements

06 July 2016

Interview with Alexandru Iosup on Romanian TV

27 June 2016

TU Delft helps make Team Giant-Alpecin cyclists even faster

TU Delft helps make Team Giant-Alpecin cyclists even faster

20 June 2016

Seven professors receive double appointment during Medical Delta Event

17 June 2016

Erasmus Energy Forum: Science Award and Best Poster Prize for EEMCS

Erasmus Energy Forum: Science Award and Best Poster Prize for EEMCS

17 June 2016

RTL Nieuws broadcast: Dutch research into organs-on-chip technology

RTL Nieuws broadcast: Dutch research into organs-on-chip technology

17 June 2016

Said Hamdioui, one of the Technology Transfer Awards winners, in HiPEAC Magazine

17 June 2016

Phil Zimmerman on privacy and VoIP

17 June 2016

Conversation between Secretary of State Klaas Dijkhoff and Nao-Robin

Conversation between Secretary of State Klaas Dijkhoff and Nao-Robin

17 June 2016

EU study: PV cheaper and better

15 June 2016

Seven new Medical Delta professors

15 June 2016

From september 2016: administration MSc programme Sustainable Energy Technology transferred to EEMCS and new MOOC

14 June 2016

Mathematicians simulate the formation of burn scars

13 June 2016

Felienne Hermans starts MOOC Programming for children

10 June 2016

Rob Remis is voted EEMCS Lecturer of the Year

Rob Remis is voted EEMCS Lecturer of the Year