Advanced Cyber Defense Center (ACDC)Botnets represent a serious threat to Internet security, with tens of millions of computers infected each year in Europe alone. In the battle against botnets the European project Advanced Cyber Defence Centre (ACDC) is opening the attack. TU Delft has joined the fight by using reputation metrics to visualise the performance level of providers.
Communication as a bridge between the threat of terrorism and the perception of riskWe 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 general public? It is not unlikely that there is a gap between the threat of terrorism and people's perception of the risk. A new research project by Doctor Gerdien de Vries of TU Delft, in which researchers from Leiden, Rotterdam and Delft are pooling their expertise, is intended to show whether this is indeed the case and how communication strategies can bridge this gap.
Real-time patient logistics during pandemics and natural disastersFebruary 2023 - December 2027
Patient flow logistics increasingly is a concern for health care systems worldwide. . The Covid19 pandemic has highlighted the problems of overloaded health care systems, with regular threats of a ‘code black’, clinics diverting patients or ambulances, and overloaded GPs with important implications for patient safety but also hospital finances.
TU Delft Evacuation PerformanceDecember 2021 - December 2022
There currently exists no central detailed reference source for evacuation data. The project aims are: to achieve consensus on standard metrics and a protocol for evidence-based assessment of occupant evacuation performance at TU Delft Campus and to share information and best practices on drills and evacuations via an online repository.