TU Delft scientists have created the world’s smallest autonomous racing drone. The main challenge in creating the drone lies in the use of only a single, small camera and in the highly restricted amount of processing. The main innovation is the...
28-May-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
TU Delft and the bicycle manufacturer Koninklijke Gazelle have developed a prototype of a bike with smart steering assistance that may help to reduce the number of falls with bicycles.
17-Apr-2019 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Semi-automated vehicles on our motorways, a mobile robot arm that can effectively intervene in a disaster area, drones: these are all examples of robots that exist our unpredictable environment. These robots cannot manage without human intervention,...
1-Apr-2019 11:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites
For the first time in Dutch history, the TU Delft Solar Boat Team is taking the step to develop a solar boat for the sea. It will be a trimaran, a boat with three hulls, which will completely control the ocean on solar energy.
30-Jan-2019 3:20 AM EST Add to Favorites
Why does quantum mechanics work so well for microscopic objects, yet macroscopic objects are described by ‘classical physics’? This question has bothered physicists since the development of quantum theory more than a 100 years ago. Researchers...
30-Nov-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
EU awards ten million euro to European Quantum Internet Alliance to speed up development of Quantum Internet
Today, the European Commission announced that its Quantum Flagship Programme will contribute 10 million euro to the development of a blueprint for a future quantum internet. Applications of networks based on quantum entanglement include improving...
29-Oct-2018 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A novel insect-inspired flying robot, developed by TU Delft researchers from the Micro Air Vehicle Laboratory (MAVLab), has been presented in Science (14 September 2018). Experiments with this first autonomous, free-flying and agile flapping-wing...
11-Sep-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers at QuTech in Delft have succeeded in generating quantum entanglement between two quantum chips faster than the entanglement is lost. Entanglement - once referred to by Einstein as "spooky action" - forms the link that will provide a...
12-Jun-2018 9:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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18-Apr-2019 9:00 AM EDT
A Dutch-Texan team led by prof. Sebastian Jonkman (Delft University of Technology) found that most Houston-area drowning deaths from Hurricane Harvey occurred outside the zones designated by government as being at higher risk of flooding.
18-Apr-2018 9:05 AM EDT
Ending a 20 Year Heated Debate in Biology, Prof. Cees Dekker Shows That Cells Tidy Up DNA by Extruding Loops
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