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 Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences

    Human Performance Management

    People are most comfortable and productive in their work when it is organized in a humane way, taking not only technical and control...

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    Human Technology Interaction

    The Human-Technology Interaction (HTI) group analyzes people’s interaction with technology with the aim to better understand and improve the...

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    Information Systems IE&IS

    The Information Systems (IS) group studies design, optimization and computer-aided decision support in operational processes within and...

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    Innovation Technology Entrepreneurship & Marketing

    The Innovation, Technology Entrepreneurship and Marketing (ITEM) group focuses on understanding and improving new business and product...

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    Operations Planning Accounting & Control

    The Operations, Planning, Accounting & Control (OPAC) group helps stakeholders across sectors to make smart, informed decisions, thereby...

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    Philosophy & Ethics

    The Philosophy and Ethics (P&E) Group conducts research at the intersection of philosophy, technology, and innovation

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    Technology, Innovation & Society

    We research innovation and socio-technical transitions towards a more sustainable society.

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    Research Institutes & Schools

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