Delft University of Technology

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Delft University of Technology (Technische Universiteit Delft) also known as TU Delft, is the largest and oldest Dutch public technological university, located in Delft, Netherlands.wikipedia
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Delft University of Technology (Technische Universiteit Delft) also known as TU Delft, is the largest and oldest Dutch public technological university, located in Delft, Netherlands.
It is home to Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), regarded as center of technological research and development in the Netherlands, Delft Blue pottery and the currently reigning House of Orange-Nassau.

TU Delft Faculty of Architecture

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On 13 May 2008, the building of the Faculty of Architecture was destroyed by fire, presumably caused by a short circuit in a coffee machine due to a ruptured water pipe.
It is also one of the top faculties of the TU Delft and was ranked 3rd in the world's top universities for architecture & built environment in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015, 2017 and 2018 following the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University College London (UCL).

Eindhoven University of Technology

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In 2007 the three Dutch technical universities, TU Delft, TU Eindhoven and University of Twente, established a federation, called 3TU.
It was the second institute of its kind in the Netherlands, preceded only by the Delft University of Technology.

University of Twente

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In 2007 the three Dutch technical universities, TU Delft, TU Eindhoven and University of Twente, established a federation, called 3TU.
The UT collaborates with Delft University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology and the Wageningen University and Research Centre under the umbrella of 4TU and is also a partner in the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU).

Simon van der Meer

Dutch Nobel laureates Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, and Simon van der Meer have been associated with TU Delft.
He studied Technical Physics at the Delft University of Technology, and received an engineer's degree in 1952.

IDEA League

TU Delft is a member of several university federations including the IDEA League, CESAER, UNITECH International, and 4TU.
On October 6, 1999, the IDEA league was formed by the signing of a memorandum of understanding between four leading European universities of technology: Imperial College London, Delft University of Technology, ETH Zürich, and RWTH Aachen University.

The Hague University of Applied Sciences

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The relatively new building of Material Sciences department was sold, later demolished in 2007 to give place for a newly built building of the Haagse Hogeschool.
The Hague University of Applied Sciences’ building on the Delft University of Technology campus opened in 2009.

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

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Dutch Nobel laureates Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, and Simon van der Meer have been associated with TU Delft.
From 1878 to 1882 he was assistant to Johannes Bosscha, the director of the Delft Polytechnic, for whom he substituted as lecturer in 1881 and 1882.

History of the Delft University of Technology

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The oldest items date back to 1842 when the TU Delft (then Delft Royal Academy) was established.
The Royal Academy restarted in 1964 as the Polytechnic School (1864–1905), which evolved the Delft University of Technology in 1905.

UNITECH International

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TU Delft is a member of several university federations including the IDEA League, CESAER, UNITECH International, and 4TU.

Nuna

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As Delft city council together with TU Delft decided to move the collection close to the university campus (currently the building of the former museum are transformed into lofts), Science Centre Delft shows visitors current TU Delft research projects are available, including Eco Runner and Nuna.
The vehicles are built by students who are part of the "Vattenfall Solar Team" (formerly Nuon Solar Team) at the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, sponsored by Vattenfall (formerly N.V. Nuon Energy).

List of universities in the Netherlands

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In September 2009 many institutes of applied sciences from the Hague region as well as Institute of Applied Sciences in Rijswijk, transferred to Delft, close to the location of the university, at the square between Rotterdamseweg and Leeghwaterstraat.

Martinus Beijerinck

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Three musea are associated with the university: Science Centre Delft, Mineralogy-geology museum and Beijerinck en Kluyver archive.
He became a teacher in microbiology at the Agricultural School in Wageningen (now Wageningen University) and later at the Polytechnische Hogeschool Delft (Delft Polytechnic, currently Delft University of Technology) (from 1895).

Mecanoo

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The TU Delft Library, constructed in 1997, was designed by Delft-based Mecanoo architecture bureau.
Houben, Döll and Steenhuis won a competition to design youth housing at Kruisplein in Rotterdam while they were still students at Delft University of Technology.

TU Delft Faculty of Aerospace Engineering

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For example, aerospace engineering department hosts Foundation for Students in Airplane Development, Manufacturing and Management (Stichting Studenten Vliegtuigontwikkeling, -bouw en -beheer), while civil engineering department Society for Practical Studies.
The Faculty of Aerospace Engineering at the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands is the merger of two interrelated disciplines, aeronautical engineering and astronautical engineering.

TU Delft Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering

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The Faculty of Industrial Design at TU Delft (Faculteit Industrieel Ontwerpen; abbr.

Reactor Institute Delft

TU Delft has three officially recognized research institutes: Research Institute for the Built Environment, International Research Centre for Telecommunications-transmission and Radar, and Reactor Institute Delft.
The Reactor Institute Delft (Reactor Instituut Delft), or RID, is a nuclear research institute at Delft University of Technology in Delft, Netherlands.

Cees Dekker

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Cees Dekker's lab at TU Delft demonstrated in 1998 the first transistor made out of single nanotube molecule.
Cornelis "Cees" Dekker (born April 7, 1959 in Haren, Groningen) is a Dutch physicist, and Distinguished University Professor at the Technical University of Delft.

Professional Doctorate in Engineering

TU Delft also offers Professional Doctorate in Engineering.
PDEng degrees can be obtained at three technical Universities in the Netherlands, Delft University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology, and University of Twente.

World Solar Challenge

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Since 2001 the World Solar Challenge was won seven times out of nine efforts by the Nuna team and cars of the Delft University of Technology from the Netherlands, with only the Tokai Challenger, built by the Tokai University of Japan able to take the crown in 2009 and 2011.

Delftsche Zwervers

Also organization that has its roots in Rover Scout movement Delftsche Zwervers (at the same time the oldest student scouting group in the world) is present or local branch of the European AEGEE.
The members are students at the Delft University of Technology and other higher education institutions.

Formula Student Team Delft

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The Formula Student Team Delft (FS Team Delft) is a Dutch Formula Student team based in Delft and composed mostly of students from the Delft University of Technology.

SSVOBB "Lambach Aircraft"

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For example, aerospace engineering department hosts Foundation for Students in Airplane Development, Manufacturing and Management (Stichting Studenten Vliegtuigontwikkeling, -bouw en -beheer), while civil engineering department Society for Practical Studies.
The SSVOBB is a non-profit-foundation of students in Aerospace Engineering at Delft University of Technology in Delft, Netherlands dedicated to building aircraft with historic or scientific value.

Micro air vehicle

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In 2008, the TU Delft University in the Netherlands developed the smallest ornithopter fitted with a camera, the DelFly Micro, the third version of the DelFly project that started in 2005.

Forze

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Forze is a Delft University of Technology's student team specialised in hydrogen electric racing.