20 Mar 2017 - Want to boost your education?
Upcoming CELT workshops for UT lecturers:
7 Mar 2017 - ‘Vici’ grants for Marieke Huisman and Alexander Brinkman
Two Twente researchers have won a Vici grant - worth €1.5 million each - from the NWO (Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research): Professor Marieke Huisman and Professor Alexander Brinkman.
6 Mar 2017 - Virtual characters that touch you are seen as being warmer and friendlier
Touch is a basic need. A University of Twente study has shown that virtual characters that can touch you are seen as being warmer and friendlier.
19 Jan 2017 - Better Internet of Things security
The University of Twente will investigate novel ways to improve the security for Internet of Things applications.
13 Dec 2016 - DACS researchers awarded with an IRTF Applied Networking Research Prize
13 Dec 2016 - Exploratory study: can big data improve education, and if so, how?
By making clever use of all available data from the field of education, it is theoretically possible to make education more effective and to help individual pupils and students get the most out of their educational experience. When it comes to utilizing big data, however, all kinds of practical, ethical, technical and legal aspects come into play. Researchers from the University of Twente are conducting an exploratory study to inventory the possibilities, opportunities and risks involved.
16 Nov 2016 - UT in five out of six 'Perspectief' projects
Cartilage repair, energy efficient Internet of Things, new ways of controlling light, better flood protection and a brain prosthesis that can give sight to the blind.
9 Nov 2016 - Dyke inspection robot will be energy autonomous
Future robots that continuously inspect our dykes don’t come across an electrical charging station every few hours. Using a smart gear box for the robot, UT researcher Douwe Dresscher manages to drastically reduce the energy consumption. The energy-autonomous robot comes closer.