Sex robots and other technological innovations in the field of sexuality lead to various ethical and philosophical dilemmas.
Dutch Student team HART from TU/e is using 'human augmentation' to ultimately develop new types of sensory perception. Its first step is a sleeve that allows you to understand any foreign language.
Each week, we follow up on a well-read story in this section. This week: will we get a clean combustion engine that runs on gas?
"This could take us another step further in the development of autonomous choices by computers."
Good healthcare is not always a given. Start-up GOAL 3, of the TU Eindhoven, wants to help nurses and doctors in developing countries to improve care.
Innovative projects from mobile sensors to fight air pollution and living coastal protection, to plastic construction panels for building temporary shelters for refugees, for instance.
"Anything that can help us innovate our ideas about innovation can help keep Brainport at the top for the next ten years"
The strong competencies of the university in the field of millimeter-wave technology has caused the initiative
"We are approaching the point where driving becomes cheaper than public transport, not only for the government but also for the user."
The [email protected] student team from the Dutch Eindhoven University of Technology are developing a platform to monitor convalescing COVID-19 patients at home after being hospitalised.
"The road from a successful single square centimeter in a lab trial to a marketable product that can be sold is long"
This will enable safety regions, responsible for local and regional corona measures, to intervene faster and more effectively in the event of imminent corona outbreaks
"Don't put any more money into old polluting solutions but continue to invest smartly in research and technology."
A mini robot that swims through your bloodstream in order to administer medication. It may sound like science fiction for now, but it can easily become reality.
“Brainport is world-class in Systems Engineering” – sounds good, but how do you secure that position?
"Despite being world-class, we do not have programs in systems engineering for high-tech equipment at our universities. We want to change this."
"If we can make our knowledge more explicit and develop activities such as events and education, then we can accelerate the learning curve around systems engineering"
"To make sure that you always get that energy exactly where and when you need it, you need smart storage and conversion."
Students at the Eindhoven University of Technology are building a house that blocks the electromagnetic radiation from, for example, bluetooth and telephones - a solution for the hypersensitive
A new algorithm reduces the need for standard coronatests in hospitals and increases the efficiency of care.
Microplastics in rivers, seas and oceans pose an increasing threat to humans and animals. Students of Eindhoven University of Technology are working on a machine to count plastic granules in rivers.