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(Gesloten) Transient Dynamics in the Morphology of Coastal Seas (short title: TRANSIMORF)

The North Sea is a complex physical system. Water, sediment and the seabed interact according to nonlinear processes that are still only partly und...

Project number: 
07585
Participating institutes: 
Universiteit Twente
Start date:
01-07-2007
, end date:
07-06-2010

Producing economic solar cells with thin-film technique

John Schermer’s group from the Institute for Molecules and Materials (IMM) of Radboud University Nijmegen holds the world record for the most...

Project number: 
07452
Users: 
Circadian Solar

Rheumatism test detects rheumatism at an early stage

Rheumatism tests have been used in the Netherlands since 1964. In the past cells were scraped from the inside of a certain donor’s cheek and ...

Project number: 
06209
Participating institutes: 
Radbouduniversiteit Nijmegen

Sustainable windmills

Windmills are less sustainable than manufacturers would like them to be. The desired lifespan of about 20 years is not achieved in practice because...

Project number: 
06461
Participating institutes: 
Technische Universiteit Delft

Eagle Vision sensor detects and follows people in a crowd

“We deliver privacy by design,” says Arend van de Stadt, director of Eagle Vision. “We have a ‘people logistics side’...

Project number: 
10146
Participating institutes: 
Universiteit van Amsterdam

Rearing eels

Rearing fish in aquaculture is often far from easy. One of the problems is that fish frequently fail to become sexually mature and therefore do not...

Project number: 
07893

The speed of air bubbles as a measure for sound

Microflown Technologies with its Microflown sensor is the only company in the world that can measure the acoustic speed of air particles. It is a h...

Project number: 
05154
Participating institutes: 
Technische Universiteit Delft
Users: 
Philips Consumer Lifestyle, SKF Engineering &

Mini-laboratory measures lithium in blood for manic depressives

The company Medimate emerged from STW research at the University of Twente. In 2008 the company received a Valorisation Grant Phase 2 worth 200,000...

Project number: 
07886
Participating institutes: 
Universiteit Twente

HybSi membrane for gas and liquid separation in chemistry

HybSi is an organic-inorganic hybrid, silica-based membrane for gas and liquid separations in chemical processes. It is ideal for perv...

Project number: 
05426

Measuring skin circulation with fast cameras

The original plan was to measure the health of blood vessels in the skin using a chip on the skin. However that was not successful. Following that,...

Project number: 
06443
Participating institutes: 
Universiteit Twente
Users: 
Perimed AB

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