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Accidents with self-driving cars are considered more serious

Self-driving cars will have to be ultra safe before they can become socially acceptable. A fatal accident caused by a technical fault in a...

CIVIS ‘YouPower’ nominated for Innovation Radar Prize: vote now!

The European Commission has selected the CIVIS project to compete for the Innovation Radar Prize 2017. Nine other innovations have been...

Defensity College beloont TBM studenten met luchtballonvaart

Na hard werken is het oogsten, zo blijkt vandaag aan de faculteit TBM van TU Delft. Drie maanden analyseerden tweehonderd 1e jaar studenten...

Communication as a bridge between the threat of terrorism and the perception of risk

We are shaken almost weekly by reports of the threat of terrorism. But just how real is this threat, and how is it experienced by the...

The role of vegetated foreshores in coastal protection

Extreme weather is causing increasingly wide-spread flooding in coastal areas, as the events in the Southern United States have shown. In...

Is cyber-insurance the answer in fighting cyber-attacks?

Ransomware such as WannaCry and Petya can greatly disrupt organisations and costs society billions of dollars. New cybersecurity risks...

How to remain in control of Autonomous Weapons

Ilse Verdiesen, Master student Information Architecture at TU Delft and major at the Royal Netherlands Army has won an essay contest at MIT...

TU Delft no 1 in Shanghai Transportation Ranking

Recently the Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2017 was published. This year 52 academic subjects were included in the...

Fighting cybercrime by thinking like an attacker

Cybercrime causes the community billions of euros of damage every year and has a huge impact on crucial infrastructure, as well as the...

Best Professor Award 2017 for Paulien Herder

Prof. Paulien Herder will be awarded this year’s Best Professor Award of the Delft University Fund. The Best Professor Award is assigned...