Technical Sciences

In the expertise area highly motivated and talented researchers work together on crucial technological breakthroughs for the societal challenges we face in the areas of energy, mobility, defence, safety & security, built environment and industrial innovation. Breakthroughs like flexible and efficient solar cells, CO2 reduction and storage, extending the lifetime of viaducts, self-repairing materials, 3D-printing of food, paying for mobility, new sensor observation systems, anti-explosive protection, and cyber security. Breakthroughs on which we work closely together with knowledge partners and industry.

Managing Director Peter Werkhoven leads some 1300 staff whose expertise ranges from material science and mechatronics, physics and electronics, fluid mechanics and chemistry to civil engineering and ICT. Their ambition is driven by passion, belief in being at the very top of the international tree in breakthrough innovations.


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