Student Samuel Benhaiem in Sustainable Young 100 with start-up
7 juli 2020

Samuel Benhaiem, an Electrical Engineering student at HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, is listed in the Sustainable Young 100. The Sustainable Young 100 (Duurzame Jonge 100 in Dutch) provides an overview of the 100 most sustainable young pioneers in the Netherlands. By means of his start-up Chexs Receipt App, Benhaiem aims to make paper till receipts a thing of the past.

Top Locations Manifesto: government funding for campuses and science parks
3 juli 2020

The Dutch government must make a structural contribution to the further development of campuses and science parks. These physical innovation ecosystems serve as facilitators and accelerators of regional, national and international partnerships between knowledge institutions and companies.

Platelets involved in coagulation ánd host defence
2 juli 2020

Platelets are not only involved in blood coagulation and the development of thrombosis. Researchers from Utrecht University, UMC Utrecht and Erasmus MC have now discovered that they also play a role in our immune system: they appear to be indispensable in protecting our respiratory system against pathogens.

Utrecht University publishes series on the long-term impact of COVID-19
1 juli 2020

In this series, scientists of Utrecht University outline their expectations.

Utrecht University involved in the establishment of Water, Food and Energy Knowledge Centre
30 juni 2020

Zeeland is intended to become the leading knowledge region in the fields of water, food and energy. To achieve this, Utrecht University is joining forces with other knowledge and education institutions to set up the Delta Knowledge Institute.

HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht students develop multi-purpose sensor
30 juni 2020

Students at HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht have developed a sensor that measures all kinds of factors simultaneously: temperature, light, movement, humidity and air pressure. They also developed an app that provides insight into the results.