Research Areas

TU/e enables our researchers to investigate fascinating challenges, from curiosity-driven discoveries in basic science to application-driven technology development and problemsolving in engineering and design. We aim to boost knowledge-intensive industries and other societal sectors that have a high technology intensity. The Eindhoven region is the perfect location for this, as the high-tech heart of the Netherlands and home to major corporate R&D centers and leading Dutch research institutes.

  • Artificial Intelligence

    The Eindhoven Artificial Intelligent Systems Institute (EAISI) aims to develop AI-technology for real-time autonomous decision-making, which...

  • Complex Molecular Systems

    Creating future technologies by mastering complexity Molecules constitute the world around us—both natural and synthetic. Even we humans...

  • Data Science

    Data Science is an interdisciplinary field that uses a variety of techniques to create value based on extracting knowledge and insights from...

  • Energy

    The Strategic Area Energy envisions a sustainable world that produces enough energy for its consumption, unimpeded by scarce resources and...

  • Engineering Health

    The Strategic Area Health covers many different areas; from cancer research to regenerative medicine and from biosensors to data science...

  • High Tech Systems

    In next-generation high-tech and mechatronic systems, extreme functionalities and performance requirements will be realized by using a...

  • Humans and Technology

    Understanding the relation between humans and technology is key to responsible development and acceptance of future technologies in almost...

  • Integrated Photonics

    Shaping our future with the power of light Photonics ­– the generation, processing and detection of light – is crucial to our future...

  • Mobile Perception Systems

  • Smart Cities

    By 2050, most experts believe that three quarters of the global population will live in cities. How can we ensure that these cities will not...

  • Smart Mobility

    The Strategic Area Smart Mobility recognizes that being mobile is a biological urge of humans and is prerequisite for a sound economy and...