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Life Sciences - Chemistry - 23.05.2024
Creating life from lifeless biomolecules with AI and lab evolution
What is life? How does a living cell emerge from lifeless molecules?- wondered a multidisciplinary team of Dutch scientists.

Physics - Chemistry - 23.05.2024
'Exact placement of atoms can drive future chip innovations'
’Exact placement of atoms can drive future chip innovations’
Area-selective atomic layer deposition is set to be a leading technique when it comes to making the advanced computer chips of the future, according to TU/e researcher Adrie Mackus.

Chemistry - Environment - 11.04.2024
ERC Advanced Grant for conversion of CO2 to fuels
ERC Advanced Grant for conversion of CO2 to fuels

Physics - Chemistry - 11.04.2024
ERC Advanced Grant for research into pollution, molecular collisions
Researchers Bas van de Meerakker and Jan Hendriks have both been awarded an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) to extend their research.

Physics - Chemistry - 08.04.2024
Ingmar Swart appointed Professor of Experimental Quantum Materials
Ingmar Swart appointed Professor of Experimental Quantum Materials
On April 1st, 2024, Ingmar Swart was officially appointed as Professor of Experimental Quantum Materials at Utrecht University.

Chemistry - Economics - 14.03.2024
We don't need the fossil industry for a fossil-free future
We don’t need the fossil industry for a fossil-free future

Environment - Chemistry - 13.03.2024
TU Delft presents the nine Best Climate Action & Energy Papers
Increasingly extreme weather conditions and a steadily rising sea level are unmistakable signs of the deepening climate crisis.

Chemistry - Materials Science - 07.02.2024
Keeping reactor hot with holes
Keeping reactor hot with holes
Leon Rosseau defended his PhD thesis at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry on February 7th.

Chemistry - Event - 02.02.2024
Bert Weckhuysen receives honorary doctorate from Ghent University
Bert Weckhuysen receives honorary doctorate from Ghent University

Chemistry - Physics - 11.01.2024
Shaping the future of materials using artificial intelligence
Shaping the future of materials using artificial intelligence
"AI is an indispensable tool to achieve the material transition needed for a sustainable society", says Bernd Ensing, associate professor of Computational Chemistry at the Faculty of Science.

Chemistry - Innovation - 11.01.2024
Cracking carbon-carbon bonds in lignin to make sustainable aviation fuels
Cracking carbon-carbon bonds in lignin to make sustainable aviation fuels
A TU/e-led project using advanced catalytic methods to cleave carbon-carbon bonds in plant-based lignin is featured on the cover of the first-ever issue of Nature Chemical Engineering.

Chemistry - Physics - 19.12.2023
Shaping the future of materials using artificial intelligence
"AI is an indispensable tool to achieve the material transition needed for a sustainable society", says Bernd Ensing, associate professor of Computational Chemistry at the Faculty of Science.

Chemistry - 18.12.2023
Breakthrough in Sustainable Hydrogen Production

Chemistry - Pedagogy - 27.11.2023
Facilitating learning chemistry with conceptual modelling
A team of researchers and teachers from the University of Twente developed a novel teaching method that uses conceptual modelling to facilitate learning and foster creativity in classrooms of chemical engineering students.

Chemistry - Physics - 23.11.2023
Petra de Jongh wins Gilles Holst Medal
Petra de Jongh wins Gilles Holst Medal

Physics - Chemistry - 09.10.2023
Sven Askes joins the Physics and Astronomy Department

Environment - Chemistry - 28.09.2023
900 grand for research into the possibilities of iron powder as a CO2-free energy carrier
900 grand for research into the possibilities of iron powder as a CO2-free energy carrier
The research focuses specifically on the regeneration of burned iron powder Iron powder can store energy in a very compact, cheap, safe, environmentally friendly and CO2-free manner.

Chemistry - 07.09.2023
How to make color-changing ‘Transformers’ with polymers
How to make color-changing ‘Transformers’ with polymers

Chemistry - Environment - 05.09.2023
ERC Starting Grant for seven Utrecht-based researchers
ERC Starting Grant for seven Utrecht-based researchers

Chemistry - Environment - 08.08.2023
ERC Advanced Grant for René Janssen and his research on more efficient solar cells
Janssen is using the prestigious European top grant, worth three million euros, to develop perovskite solar cells with efficiencies as high as 40%.

Physics - Chemistry - 10.07.2023
NWO ENW-M grants for two UT researchers
Annemarie Huijser and Pantelis Bampoulis both receive an ENW-M grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO).

Chemistry - Pedagogy - 14.06.2023
'It's no longer one strike is out for students'
’It’s no longer one strike is out for students’

Chemistry - Event - 08.06.2023
Relive TU/e Research Day 2023 and celebrate science!
Relive TU/e Research Day 2023 and celebrate science!

Chemistry - Innovation - 02.06.2023
TU/e students use little iron balls to safely store and transport hydrogen
TU/e students use little iron balls to safely store and transport hydrogen
SOLID hopes to build a demo in the port of Rotterdam by 2027. TU/e student team SOLID has developed an alternative technique that enables the safe storage and transport of hydrogen (specifically; the energy from hydrogen).

Chemistry - Innovation - 01.06.2023
TU/e Honorary Doctorate for polymer genius with a commercial spirit
TU/e Honorary Doctorate for polymer genius with a commercial spirit

Chemistry - 31.03.2023
ICMS: the institute that revolves around people
ICMS: the institute that revolves around people
The place where interdisciplinary collaboration has been stimulated for 15 years. The Institute for Complex Molecular Systems (ICMS) is celebrating its 15th anniversary during the Annual Symposium on March 30 and 31.

Health - Chemistry - 18.03.2023
Making more bone about it
MERLN's Sabine van Rijt has won the prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant for her Nano4Bone research project.

Physics - Chemistry - 23.02.2023
Five Vici grants for leading TU Delft researchers
The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded five TU Delft researchers a Vici grant of up to 1.5 million euros. This will enable them to develop an innovative line of research and further expand their own research group for a period of five years. Vici is one of the largest personal scientific grants in the Netherlands and is aimed at advanced researchers.

Chemistry - Life Sciences - 23.02.2023
Vici grant to help Patricia Dankers turn dreams into reality
Vici grant to help Patricia Dankers turn dreams into reality

Chemistry - Materials Science - 26.01.2023
Cardboard with a more sustainable coating
Cardboard with a more sustainable coating
Sterre Bakker defends her thesis at the department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry on January 27, 2023.

Chemistry - Materials Science - 24.01.2023
Monica Morales-Masis and Massimo Sartori receive European support to bring research results closer to market
Previous article Next article UT researchers Monica Morales-Masis and Massimo Sartori have been awarded a Proof of Concept grant by the European Research Council (ERC).

Chemistry - Event - 16.01.2023
Bert Weckhuysen wins inaugural Chemistry Europe Award

Physics - Chemistry - 22.12.2022
Quantum technology grant for modelling molecular mirror images
Quantum technology grant for modelling molecular mirror images
Prof. Wybren Jan Buma of Molecular Photonics at the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences will take part in research using the new Dutch quantum supercomputer.

Campus - Chemistry - 16.12.2022
Joen Hermans appointed as assistant professor of Conservation Science
Joen Hermans appointed as assistant professor of Conservation Science

Physics - Chemistry - 04.11.2022
How a prize-winning computer model helped unlock the industrial potential of plasmas
This summer, Dr. Paola Diomede (Circular Chemical Engineering) received the William Crookes prize.

Chemistry - 12.10.2022
Andrea Gargano and Bob Pirok featured in 'Top 40 Under 40' of analytical scientists worldwide
Andrea Gargano and Bob Pirok featured in ’Top 40 Under 40’ of analytical scientists worldwide

Materials Science - Chemistry - 26.09.2022
Erik Garnett receives KNCV Gold Medal
Erik Garnett receives KNCV Gold Medal

Life Sciences - Chemistry - 14.09.2022
Submarines to fight cancer
Submarines to fight cancer
Swimming tiny robots may offer new ways to deliver cancer drugs exactly where they are needed most, making new treatments possible.

Chemistry - Event - 13.09.2022
Hermann Staudinger Prize for Bert Meijer
Hermann Staudinger Prize for Bert Meijer

Chemistry - Environment - 01.09.2022
Utrecht University launches new Institute for Sustainable and Circular Chemistry
As of 1 September, Utrecht University has a new research institute: the Institute for Sustainable and Circular Chemistry.

Chemistry - 30.08.2022
Demonstrator Grant for development of novel chemical probe
Demonstrator Grant for development of novel chemical probe

Chemistry - 18.08.2022
A breakthrough in the handling of PFAS waste
A breakthrough in the handling of PFAS waste

Chemistry - Research Management - 16.08.2022
ERC Advanced Grant for Hans Kuipers

Life Sciences - Chemistry - 01.07.2022
Vidi-grants for research into freshwater fish, geometry, our sense of smell and more
Vidi-grants for research into freshwater fish, geometry, our sense of smell and more
The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) awarded eight researchers from Nijmegen a Vidi grant of 800,000 euros. This will allow them to develop an innovative line of research and build up their own research group for the next five years. Vidi is aimed at excellent researchers who have been producing successful research for a number of years since obtaining their PhD.

Life Sciences - Chemistry - 28.06.2022
7.4 million euros for research into products from wastewater
Showering, cleaning, flushing toilets, and industrial production are all processes that use a great deal of water.

Chemistry - Physics - 17.03.2022
Three UvA researchers receive prestigious ERC Consolidator Grants

Chemistry - 31.01.2022
ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship award for Timothy Noël
ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship award for Timothy Noël

Environment - Chemistry - 22.11.2021
Hannah Flerlage wins Student Recycling Award 2021
Hannah Flerlage wins Student Recycling Award 2021

Chemistry - History / Archeology - 17.11.2021
Original UvA lab of chemistry Nobel laureate Van 't Hoff is 'Chemical Landmark'
Original UvA lab of chemistry Nobel laureate Van ’t Hoff is ’Chemical Landmark’

Chemistry - 01.11.2021
Two UvA analytical scientists in worldwide ’Power List’