The ‘Next Generation Smart Data Centers’ project of Dr Marco Aiello (Johann Bernoulli Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science ) has been granted EUR 352,000 under the Indo-Dutch Science Industry Collaboration in Computer Science programme of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The goal of the project is to reduce the energy consumption of data centers and develop a set of techniques that can be transferred to other industrial settings. Besides the Johann Bernoulli Institute (as co-ordinator), the project partners are the Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology Hyderabad, Shell India Markets Private Limited, and Cognizant Technology Solutions.
In the past months, pupils from various primary and secondary schools in the city of Groningen have formulated ideas for future urban logistics in cooperation with students of the University of Groningen.
‘Collaboration between the Hanze University of Applied Sciences, the University of Groningen, the UMCG, and industry in the field of smart technology leads to innovation and new economic activity,’ says Hugo Velthuijsen, director of the Marion van...
Prof. Bart van Wees has been appointed Knight of the Order of the Netherlands Lion.