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21 October 2019

Neanderthal glue from the North Sea

Scientific research has revealed that a flint tool cased in a tar-like substance is actually one of the few examples of the use of glue by Neanderthals.

16 October 2019

Perfect match between student and supervisor leads to prize-winning design

Winner of the Inspiration Award 2019, IJsbrand de Lange, has much to thank his thesis supervisor for. “It’s because of him that my company got off the ground.”

15 October 2019

Project BOBTANDEM granted by Solar Era Net for Olindo Isabela

14 October 2019

Royal couple opens vertical wastewater treatment pilot in New Delhi

The royal couple opened a new pilot installation for the purification of contaminated wastewater in Indian drains.

14 October 2019

Publication: Energy Conversion and Management by Jose Rueda Torres

Daily-seasonal operation in net-zero energy building powered by hybrid renewable energies and hydrogen storage systems; Hasan Mehrjerdi, Atif Iqbal, Elyas Rakhshanib, Jose RuedaTorres

14 October 2019

TU Delft researchers design new material by using Artificial Intelligence only

Researchers at TU Delft have developed a new material without doing any experimental tests at all.

07 October 2019

TU Delft presents scale model and cabin for energy-efficient Flying-V

At the KLM Experience Days, TU Delft will be presenting the revolutionary Flying-V.

30 September 2019

TU Delft | Global Initiative Prototype competition

Call for applications: Are you researching or developing solutions for global challenges in low and middle-income countries at TU Delft? And would you like to upgrade your current proof-of-concept to a more mature prototype? Enter the TU Delft | Global Initiative Prototype Competition and win €10.000, €5.000 or €3.000!

26 September 2019

Johan Padding’s inaugural lecture: From chaos to order

On Wednesday 9 October, professor Johan Padding from the Complex Fluid Processing chair at the Department of Process & Energy will hold his inaugural lecture entitled ‘From chaos to order’.

26 September 2019

Paulien Herder to give Van Leeuwenhoek Lecture

Paulien Herder, professor of Engineering Systems Design in Energy & Industry and programme manager of the Delft consortium e-Refinery will be giving the Van Leeuwenhoek Lecture on Sunday 29 September, entitled ‘A world without fossils fuels’.

26 September 2019

Nomination 2019 Maritime Designer Award

Agnieta Habben Jansen, PhD student at the Department of Maritime and Transportation Technology, has been nominated for the 2019 Maritime Designer Award for her research ‘Vulnerability reduction of distributed systems’.

20 September 2019

Brand new laboratory for research into sustainable electricity supply

In order to achieve the climate targets, the Netherlands needs to generate much more electricity using the sun and wind. But is our electricity network even ready for that? Unfortunately not. In order to tackle this gigantic challenge, TU Delft is currently building a brand new laboratory: the Electrical Sustainable Powerlab, aka the ESP Lab.

16 September 2019

The Maritime Business Game

Jeroen Pruyn, Assistant Professor at the faculty of Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering, uses in his teaching a ‘Maritime Business Game’ (MBG) that he developed himself.

16 September 2019

Giulia Giordano receives Veni grant

Giulia Giordano, assistant professor at the Delft Center for Systems and Control, 3mE, has been awarded a Veni grant for her research ‘Nonlinear Interconnected Systems: a Structural Approach’.

12 September 2019

Vote for bicycle with steering assistance as best tech idea of 2019

This year the ‘steer-assisted bicycle’, a prototype bike with smart steering assistance, was nominated by KIJK magazine as the ‘Best tech idea of 2019’.