Millions for Microsure’s surgical robots

Microsure, a spin-off of the TU/e, has received a “multi-million investment” from Innovation Industries, a Dutch high-tech investment fund. Microsure is aimed at the development […]

‘Quit your job for one day a week’

A conversation with Maarten Steinbuch, Professor of Systems and Control at the Eindhoven University of Technology four days a week, and an entrepreneur one day a week.

How surgical robots can shorten waiting lists

A surgeon's eyes have been greatly improved thanks to technology in recent years, for example with the advent of new image processing techniques and digital microscopes. But what about their hands?"

Top 10 Emerging Technologies (2): social robots

World Economic Forum (WEF) asked a group of international technology experts to identify this year’s Top 10 Emerging Technologies. After soliciting nominations from additional experts […]

Tomorrow is Good: Building Bridges

In a weekly column, alternately written by Lucien Engelen, Mary Fiers, Maarten Steinbuch, Carlo van de Weijer, and Tessie Hartjes, E52 tries to find out […]

Working towards a better world

The body that repairs itself, telephones and computers that can do much more than today, family cars powered by solar energy: the region has countless […]