Prof. Arjan van der Schaft of the
Johann Bernoulli Institute
for Mathematics and Computer Science, Faculty of Science and Engineering, is the 2013 recipient of the three-yearly awarded 'Certificate of Excellent Achievements from the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) Technical Committee on Nonlinear Control Systems'. He received this award during the NOLCOS conference in Toulouse on 4 September.
The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded 32 experienced researchers a Vici grant worth € 1.5 million each. Three of the awardees are conducting research at the University of Groningen (UG), and two at the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG)...
This afternoon, the University of Groningen started using a piezo testing ground at the Stationspark (station park) in Zuidhorn.