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IDEA League Partners

TU Delft
ETH Zurich
RWTH Aachen

The IDEA League, founded in 1999, is a network of four leading universities of technology and science. Our joint activities in education, research and quality assurance, as well as our joint participation in EU programmes and initiatives make us a model of European cooperation. Together, we create added value by pooling resources for collaborative and complementary programmes for our students, researchers and staff.

Your smartphone, your supporter (from TU Delta)

RSS TU Delft - 24.11.2014
No one is closer to you than your smartphone. Ph.D. student Juan Jimenez Garcia explored how it might help you recover after surgery or live more healthily.

Effective learning with Wikibooks

RSS ETH Zurich - 24.11.2014
Associate professor Thomas Haslwanter motivates his students to contribute to Wikibooks to create a written record of his course. Over the past six years, a 200-page compendium on the subject of sensory systems has emerged and is freely available on the internet.

STW grants 6.2 million for TU Delft research into nanoscopy and wind turbines

RSS TU Delft - 21.11.2014
The STW Technology Foundation and the business community will make a total of 6.2 million euros available to the UPON (Understanding Processes Using Operando Nanoscopy) and EUROS (Excellence in Uncertainty Reduction of Offshore wind Systems) research programmes. The first programme focuses on using electron microscopy to study material properties more accurately at the atomic level, while the second programme focuses on cost reduction with the use of offshore wind turbines. UPON and EUROS are...

Three researchers of ETH Zurich receive a SNSF Starting Grant

RSS ETH Zurich - 21.11.2014
Jennifer Rupp, Karsten Borgwardt and Joao Matos have received a SNSF Starting Grant. The funding level, duration and funding conditions are in line with those of the European Research Council (ERC).

Hochschulball verspricht unvergessliche Eindrücke

RSS RWTH Aachen - 21.11.2014

Wenn am 29.11.2014 der Eurogress Aachen seine Pforten öffnet, dann ist es endlich soweit: Der „Galaball 2014 presented by Sparkasse Aachen“ verspricht den rund 800 Gästen einen Abend voller unvergesslicher Eindrücke. Im glamourösen Ambiente des Eurogress lässt man sich gerne von einem anspruchsvollen Programm verzaubern.

Wer möchte einen Weihnachtswunsch erfüllen?

RSS RWTH Aachen - 20.11.2014

Wer möchte Kindern, Jugendlichen und jungen Erwachsenen mit belastenden Lebenserfahrungen einen Weihnachtswunsch erfüllen? Möglich wird dies durch einen Weihnachtsbaum mit Wunschzetteln im Foyer des SuperC der RWTH Aachen, Templergraben 57. Interessierte können ab sofort einen Wunschzettel vom Baum nehmen, den Namen des Beschenkten in eine Liste eintragen und das verpackte Geschenk später - versehen mit dem Namen des Kindes - im Foyer des SuperC an der Information abgeben.

A jettisoned black hole?

RSS ETH Zurich - 19.11.2014
Astronomers have discovered an object in space that might be a black hole catapulted out of a galaxy. Or it might be a giant star that is exploding over an exceptionally long period of several decades. In any case, one thing is certain: this mysterious object is something quite unique, a source of fascination for physicists the world over because of its potential to provide experimental confirmation of the much-discussed gravitational waves predicted by Albert Einstein.


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