Research Groups

We are known internationally for our excellence and expertise in basic science & technology disciplines. We focus on developing methodologies, understanding complexity in all its shapes and sizes and enhancing system thinking in research as important prerequisites for interdisciplinary research. By combining our strong disciplines, we explore new emerging scientific areas and enable promising innovations in the light of societal challenges. Open science is our standard.

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Advanced Nanomaterials & Devices

    It is fascinating how materials properties at the nanoscale can be radically changed by means of size, crystal structure or surface states....

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Center for Quantum Materials and Technology Eindhoven

    We are part of a worldwide race to control the quantum states of elementary particles, and to integrate them in technology platforms. This...

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Coherence and Quantum Technology

    Our central theme is dilute matter at high phase space density. Our goal is exploiting quantum coherence. Our work is both theoretical and...

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Elementary Processes in Gas Discharges

    We study the elementary processes in gas discharges through a mix of theory, modeling and the development of diagnostics.

  • Department of Biomedical Engineering

    Molecular Biosensing for Medical Diagnostics

    The MBx group develops technologies based on micro- and nanoparticles for monitoring patients and for treating diseases. Towards this goal,...

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Molecular Materials and Nanosystems

    The Molecular Materials and Nanosystems (M2N) group is active in both the department of Applied Physics and the department of Chemical...

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Physics of Nanostructures

    We explore novel ways of controlling the electron spin and magnetic textures at the nanoscale for a wide range of applications.

  • Andrei Silov

    Physics of Semiconductor Nanostructures

    Physics of the individual nanostructures is at the heart of our research. We investigate a wide range of the available nano objects ranging...

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Plasma & Materials Processing

    Our scientific objective is to obtain atomic-level understanding of the interaction of plasmas and reactive gases with materials in the...

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Science and Technology of Nuclear Fusion

    We work on selected, pressing problems of nuclear fusion energy by coming up with innovative solutions, ranging from turbulence optimization...

  • Department of Applied Physics

    Theory of Polymers and Soft matter

    Enabling a sustainable, functional and resource-efficient next generation of materials by uncovering the physical mechanisms underlying the...

  • Transport in Permeable Media

    It is our goal to understand the physics of transport and phase changes in complex permeable media, so we can better engineer materials for...

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    Research Institutes & Schools

    TU/e participates in several research institutes and research schools.