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Newsletter January 2014

News

 

 

Jaco van de Pol appointed as interim Scientific Director of CTIT

Read about Jaco van de Pol and his vision for CTIT here.

 

 

Peter-Paul Verbeek receives a 'VICI' subsidy worth 1.5 million euro

Read the news article here.

 

 

Save the date!

CTIT organizes its annual CTIT Symposium on Tuesday June 3 in Waaier 4. We will organize poster sessions, PhD carrousel, and interesting talks. We will keep you informed on the topic and key note speaker.

 

 

Three Valorisation Grants for entrepreneurial scientists at CTIT

Subsidy intended to get knowledge resulting from academic research out into the market. Read the article here.

 

 

Media appearances of CTIT researchers

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The ‘Virtual Human’ avatar of Merijn Bruijnes appeared on the science pages in De Telegraaf on Saturday 28 December 2013.

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Bram Nauta appeared in the appendix ‘Spectrum’ of all Wegener daily newspapers (Tubantia, Stentor, etc.). On 31 December 2013 he was broadcasted on Radio 5.

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Hermie Hermens appeared with the article ‘Geen stress met slimme sensoren’ (large interview) in Trouw on 28 December 2013.

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Vanessa Evers appeared on the science pages of the Volkskrant: ‘de butlerrobot staat nog lang niet voor de deur’, on Saturday 11 January 2014.

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Speuren naar de Geheimen van het Heelal, de geheimen van vlak na de oerknal. A large article in Wegener appendix Spectrum with Mark Bentum on Saturday 11 January 2014.

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NOS Met Het Oog op Morgen on 15 January 2014: Hoe leren zorgrobots van elkaar? Vanessa Evers.

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Raymond Veldhuis appeared in the VPRO television programme Fotostudio De Jong on Saturday 18 January. View ‘Uitzending gemist’.

PhD defences

 

January 30, 2014

Niels Moseley (EWI/ICD): Mitigation of Harmonic Down-mixing Images using Digital Signal Processing Techniques

February 5, 2014

Arjan Jeckmans (EWI/SCS): Cryptographically-Enhanced Privacy for Recommender Systems

February 7, 2014

Monique Tabak (EWI/BSS): Telemedicine for Patients with COPD – new Treatment Approaches to improve Daily

February 12, 2014

Kardelen Hatun (EWI/SCS/FMT): Non Intrusive Instance Level Software Composition

February 14, 2014

Sergio Duarte Torres (EWI/DB): Information Retrieval for Children: Search Behavior and Solutions

February 20, 2014

Yury Brodskiy (EWI/RAM): Robust autonomy for interactive robots

March 7, 2014

Mieke Hagemans (GW/IST): On regulation in inquiry learning

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