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Additive Industries announces Asian hub in Singapore

After the official state visit to the Netherlands, the president of Singapore, Halimah Yacob, visited Eindhoven. Additive Industries seized the opportunity to announce its Process & Application Development Center in Singapore.  Additive Industries will build this into a regional hub for local...

Philips renovates R&D premises at its Innovation Center in Best

Over the next three years, Philips will invest in the renovation of two facilities at the Philips Innovation Center in Best. The investment consists of a transformation of the Research & Development buildings to create a future-proof working environment. ‘QP’ and ‘QR’ are the names of the...

The story of how VR is revolutionizing KLM’s training strategy

Both today and tomorrow Munich will host the Augmented World Expo (AWE), an annual gathering that will be dedicated to three emerging and promising techniques: Augmented, Virtual and Mixed Reality (collectively known as XR). Both developers and representatives of interested companies will be...

Rombout Frieling’s VertiWalk: DDW Hidden Gem #4

The Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven is the largest design festival in Northern Europe. Every year we pick nine designers that we think are this year’s hidden gems. You can read their stories here. Today: Rombout Frieling about his VertiWalk system.  From the Eindhoven-based MicroLab, a...

LUME Traveler: DDW Hidden Gem #2

The Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven is the largest design festival in Northern Europe. Every year we pick nine designers that we think are this year’s hidden gems. You can read their stories here. Today: Hein van de Laar and Edwin Bron about their LUME Traveler. The team behind the LUME...

Using iron powder as a circular and co2-neutral fuel

The student team SOLID, of the Eindhoven University of Technology, has built a working proof-of-concept installation for the incineration of iron powder. The installation has a capacity of 20 kilowatts, comparable to the average central heating boiler. There are no CO2 emissions involved and the...

Solar Team Eindhoven keeps a high sense of competition during gap year

After winning the World Solar Challenge in Australia, it’s time for the Eindhoven Solar Team to participate in another race. During the weekend from 21 to 23 September, the TU team will take part in the European Solar Challenge in Belgium. 23 teams from all over the world will participate in the...

Student competition SensUs focuses on antibiotics

For the third year in a row, students of the Eindhoven University of Technology are organising the SensUs student competition. The competition aims to promote education and innovation in the area of biosensors. Thirteen teams from all over the world will compete for the first place this weekend....

NXP acquires OmniPHY

With its acquisition of OmniPHY, chip manufacturer NXP has acquired new knowledge concerning autonomous driving. OmniPHY has expertise in the field of automotive Ethernet, which enables fast data transfer, which is necessary for autonomous driving. A revolution in the internal network architecture...

Learn to check your sources with Brainy

The Eindhoven Library has joined forces with startups Less or More, Beam it Up and Van Alles Wat Design. Under the joint name Moved, they are launching an interactive quiz tool for primary and secondary education. The tool, which aims to promote the information skills of young pupils, was the...

Lightyear is going to break the record for most aerodynamic production car

Although the model will be launched in 2020, current simulations show that the Lightyear One could become the most aerodynamic production car on the market. The latest tests show that the Cw value, a measure of air resistance, will be below 0.20; significantly lower than the best currently on the...

Sioux and Qubiz open Big Data-centre in Romania

Tech company Sioux has joined forces with Romanian software developer Qubiz. The two parties have been working together for some time now, but are now going one step further. The fruitful cooperation is now entering its next phase with the opening of a centre of expertise in Romania. Sioux is...

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