TU Delft patent portfolio

Scientific research often leads to new processes technologies and designs and thereby worth to protect by a patent. This way the intellectual property of TU Delft is secured

TU Delft has an interesting patent portfolio but a patent is only the beginning. A beginning that may lead to a profitable business or a successful venture or license agreement..

TU Delft patents on Espacenet

Espacenet is a freely accessible database featuring European patent information. Follow any of the links below to find: 

Patents by subject

Espacenet also enables you to consult TU Delft patents by subject. The subjects are based on the International Patent Classification (IPC).

  1.  Human necessities
  2. Performing operations: transporting
  3. Chemistry: metallurgy
  4. Textiles: papers
  5. Fixed constructions
  6. Mechanical engineering
  7. Physics
  8. Electricity

General information about patents

The Netherlands Patent Office Department of the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, implements (inter)national patenting regulations within the Netherlands.

Derwent Innovations Index

Derwent Innovations Index combines unique value-added patent information indexed from over 50 patent issuing authorities in the Derwent World Patent Index (1963-present) with patent citations indexed from the Derwent Patents Citation Index (1973-present).

You can search by keyword, International Patent Classification or (more specific) Derwent codes.