29 October 2019
Bartel Van de Walle new member of WOTRO Steering Committee
The NWO Executive board has appointed TPM prof. Bartel Van de Walle as member of the Steering Committee of WOTRO Science for Global Development. WOTRO is very pleased to welcome Van de Walle, also because of his efforts to take science beyond the university walls and into society. At TU Delft, Van de Walle is also a member of the steering committee of TU Delft | Global Initiative.
28 October 2019
Chris van Bergen nominated for TU Delft Best Graduate Award 2019
Delft University Fund announced the eight TU Delft Best Graduates of 2019. Each faculty has named their Best Graduate 2019, totalling a number of eight talented recently graduated engineers. Chris van Bergen is best graduate of TPM and will vie for the prize with her thesis on public support for tradable peak credits as an instrument to reduce traffic jams. On November 12, during the TU Delft Best Graduate Award Ceremony 2019, the Best Graduates will present their excellent master theses.
10 October 2019
Marijn Janssen one of 100 most influential people in digital government 2019
TPM researcher Marijn Janssen is listed in the top 100 of the world's 100 most influential people in digital government by Apolitical. The list commends a formidable variety of international change-makers driving digital transformation in government and seeks to shine a light on the important work of both high-profile innovators and those toiling behind the scenes of this digital revolution.
19 September 2019
Responsible innovation for a better society: a roadmap for companies
New technologies like nanotechnology, synthetic biology, internet of things, robotics, artificial intelligence, and autonomous vehicles have an increasing impact on our everyday life, our society, and the environment. This means that companies have to innovate responsibly and include societal values – such as privacy, safety, sustainability, fair distribution of risks and benefits and inclusiveness – in the development strategy of innovative products. This is known as ‘Responsible Research and Innovation’ (RRI).
19 September 2019
TU Delft students participate in World Class The Hague Program
For the first time seventeen selected students from the TU Delft master Engineering and Policy Analysis (EPA) will participate in the World Class Program organised by the Municipality of The Hague.
18 September 2019
Behnam Taebi appointed as new Scientific Director TU Delft Safety & Security Institute
Behnam Taebi has been appointed as the Scientific Director of the TU Delft Safety & Security Institute by the Executive Board. Per 1 September 2019, he succeeds Pieter van Gelder, who in the past five years has led the institute in strengthening its research position in the broad field of safety and security.
05 September 2019
Margot Weijnen new member of executive board NWO
The Minister of Education, Culture and Science has appointed two new members to the executive board of NWO. Margot Weijnen, professor at the TPM faculty is one of them.
30 August 2019
TPM participates in new Gravitation programme
The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has announced the new funding awards within its Gravitation programme, worth some € 113 million. TU Delft is participating in three of the six new programmes. TPM researchers Sabine Roeser and Ibo van de Poel take part of the programme Ethics of Socially Disruptive Technologies.
16 August 2019
TU Delft 3rd in Shanghai Transportation rankings
Recently the Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019 was published. This year 54 academic subjects were included in the ranking. In the worldwide ranking for the subject ‘Transportation Science & Technology’ TU Delft obtained the 3rd place. A great acknowledgement for our Transport and Logistics section which significantly contributes to this field of study.
13 August 2019
Aukje Hassoldt appointed as new Dean of TPM
The Executive Board has appointed drs. Aukje Hassoldt as Dean of the Faculty of Technology, Policy & Management (TPM) with effect from 1 October 2019.