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.

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    Department of Applied Physics

    Advanced Nanomaterials & Devices

    It is fascinating how material 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…

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    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.

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    Department of Applied Physics

    Fluids and Flows

    The Fluids and Flows (F&F) group addresses fundamental questions in fluid dynamics in an integrated approach. 

  • Interfacial Flows (Gelderblom)

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    Department of Applied Physics

    Materials Simulation & Modelling

    We use simulation to design multifunctional materials and optimize processes related to renewables and energy efficiency

  • Departments of Applied Physics / Biomedical Engineering

    Molecular Biosensing

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

  • Departments of Applied Physics / Chemical Engineering and Chemistry

    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…

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    Department of Applied Physics

    Photonics and Semiconductor Nanophysics

    We explore the novel physics and applications emerging from the interaction of light with nanoscale matter.

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    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.

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    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…

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    Research Institutes & Schools

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