Archive of Progress Report

  • Progress Report 2018

    Summary by Executive Board, from page 4

    Academic Affairs, from page 14

    Tricky tasks - Run on biomedical engineering degree course - Demanding from the very start - Comprehensive protection - Settling in quickly - Generous opening hours - Courses offered by TU Darmstadt - Facts and figures

    Research, from page 30

    Top positions in German Research Foundation ranking - Major projects with a promising future - Machine learning for agriculture - From human to artificial intelligence - Recipe against the power of quantum computers - Pros and cons from noise - Health data under lock and key - Faster DNA synthesis - The insect perfume trick - Innovations for waterways and buildings - Overcoming subject boundaries - Top-Level Research

    Focus on "Why I study", from page 50

    Cooperation and transfer, from page 60

    50 years of partnership with Lyon - Energy-efficient ETA factory - Side by side with SMEs - From the laboratory into practice - Ground mission in the lecture hall - Clean water - The mobility of the future - 3D scanner for insects - New tools - Awakening inquiring minds with Merck

    Life on campus, from page 74

    Thousands were wide awake - 78 Urban quality - Climate-friendly energy centre - Vespa swirl - 90 years university swimming pool - New cultural business with tradition - Facts and figures

    Awards, from page 86

    Double peak power - Postdocs with Athene - Take-off in research - Search for matter 2.0 - Not always platinum - Instructive - Outstanding - Proximity to the Nobel Prize - Concentrated inspirations - Facts and figures

  • Progress Report 2017

    Summary by Executive Board, from page 4

    Academic Affairs, from page 14

    Honest insight - Degree taster - Journey into the future of technology - Thoughts control machines - Exceptional "Argonaut"- Ten years of Mundus Urbano - Printing in the third dimension - Launching careers - Courses offered by TU Darmstadt - Facts and figures

    Research, from page 30

    Of neutron stars and supercomputers - Enzymes for green chemisty - Mathematics and computer science - United against organised hackers - Three questions for Thomas Weitin - Serving the environment - Three questions for Susanne Lackner - From the insect and plant kingdom - Critical urban infrastructure - Tiny structures - Buttons from a printing machine - Perfectly insulated - Optimised technology - Top-Level Research

    Focus on the young generation, from page 50

    Cooperation and transfer, from page 60

    Measuring heavy ions - Exciting matter - Tactile surgical robot - Applied cybersecurity - Researching transformation - Of cyber attacks and nanobodies - Perfect climate for start-ups - Global cooperation

    Life on campus, from page 74

    Buildings for the next decade - Karl Plagge House opended - Art and ability - Green meeting point - Changing the world, just like that - Facts and figures

    Awards, from page 86

    Honorary doctorate for Francesco Iachello - Positive signals from Brussels - Sponsor's motives - Presentable qualifications - Discovered after all this time - Humanitarian sign - Best choice - 450 years of storing knowledge Facts and figures

  • Progress Report 2016

    Summary by Executive Board, from page 4

    Academic Affairs, from page 14

    Best possible start - Successful operation - Starting your studies with a difference - A warm welcome - Young input - Joint pioneering work - The latest from the natural sciences - Acting responsibility - Courses offered by TU Darmstadt - Facts and figures

    Research, from page 30

    Strong collaborative research centres - LOEWE promotes excellence - Into and out of the city - Developing brain software - Turbo boost for broadband network - Gaps in the system - Aspects of health - Safe cars of the future - Orientation in the textual world - Responsive plastics - Sustainable construction and driving - State and society - Secure prospects - Better living and working conditions - Top-Level Research

    Focus on entrepreneurial atmosphere, from page 52

    Cooperation and transfer, from page 62

    Driving energy research - Fit for Industry 4.0 - Efficient and low-emission flight - Hand in hand - Mobility of tomorrow - Terahertz waves and therapies - The world on a large and small scale - Good neighbours

    Life on campus, from page 74

    Student creativity - Wide awake - Flourishing landscapes - Mosaics shine once again - Art Forum opened - Course set - Staying healthy - Facts and figures

    Awards, from page 86

    Noble gesture - Architecture and education - Milestones in sight - Multiple awards - Generous foundation - Top performances - Closely linked - Excellent dissertations - Excellent reputation - Water is her element - Biologist, anatomist and artist - Facts and figures 102 Campus impressions