News & In the media
12 June 2019
National research project for a secure Internet of Things
Devices that are connected to the internet, such as self-driving cars and intelligent thermostats, pose an increasing threat to our privacy and security. Protecting against this requires a fundamental approach that is urgently needed.
23 May 2019
EPA students visit Shell Pernis
On May 22 a group of 30 students and 3 staff members of Engineering and Policy Analysis have paid a visit to the biggest refinery of Europe, Shell Pernis. Objective was to understand how Shell manages it’s technical risks (Health, Safety and Environmental risks) as well as some of the solutions Shell is working on to reduce CO2 emissions. A visit to the plant itself was part of the visit.
04 April 2019
TPM PhD candidate Bisogni quoted in Economic Report of the White House
Two papers on cyber security legislation of TPM PhD candidate Fabio Bisogni are quoted in the recently published ‘Economic Report of the President’ of president Trump.
26 March 2019
DSTART exhibition in Sweden
Cultural institution Norrlandsoperan in Umeå currently exhibits DSTART research on interstellar exploration. The art installation can be viewed in Vita Kuben, a specific room to make contemporary art accessible. Angelo Vermeulen, PhD researcher at TU Delft is one of the creators of the installation. The exhibition can be viewed till 19 April 2019.
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.