Eindhoven University of Technology has been ranked as the top Technical University in Europe, providing higher education to approximately 7100 students, and publishing almost 3000 articles and 40 patents annually. The TU/e is a research driven university where its innovation in high tech systems is embedded in the strong industrial region of Brainport. More than six departments co-operate in high tech innovations in automotive systems, with strong research in the fields of vehicle dynamics, embedded automotive systems, hybrid and electrical power trains and components, combustion, automotive materials, human machine interaction, batteries and automotive control. Together, the departments offer a unique multi-disciplinary system-oriented 2-year Master of Science programme Automotive Technology.
Involved in automotive:
Core business in R&D:
Several research groups are active in automotive related research on:
The amount of activities is extensively growing, due to the start of the interdisciplinary master program Automotive Technology. Research groups within f.i. computer science are now fine-tuning their research (f.e. on software system design) to automotive applications.
The department of Mechanical Engineering has excellent laboratorium facilities on combustion technology, power train research as well as dynamics and control.
Participation in EU Projects and International Activities
Eindhoven University of Technology is involved in the following programs: