News and Press


April 2014

Millennium Technology Prize for TU/e distinguished professor

  • 9 April

British physicist Stuart Parkin, a TU/e distinguished professor, has won the Millennium Technology Prize, one of the world's largest technology prizes.

Strong boost for fundamental energy research

  • 7 April

TU/e and the FOM Foundation signed a partnership agreement on the Hannover Messe trade fair to collaborate closely in the area of energy research.

Cum laude for PhD-thesis on controlling ultra-fast magnetism

  • 4 April

Physicist Sjors Schellekens gained his PhD cum laude yesterday, on two new ways to manipulate the magnetic properties of a material.

TU/e shocked by fatal incident

  • 3 April

A body was found this morning on the roof of a walkway on the TU/e campus. A police examination indicates it was a suicide.