Racing on the Silverstone Circuit in England as long and using as little energy as possible – that is the goal that Formula Cruisers, made up of students of the Faculty of Technology, Innovation & Society in Delft, had in mind last year when they started building their racing car. The car is far from finished, but they are getting ever closer to their goal. At any rate, they now have the guarantee that they can participate in the race on 20 July!
In his inaugural lecture on Friday, 17 February, Joost van der Sijp, head of the Oncological Care Research Group, argued in favour of using quality of life to measure outcome, not cost effectiveness or a list of performance indicators.
After designing a fast, lightweight basketball wheelchair, THUAS is collaborating with Delft University of Technology on researching the movement of sport wheelchairs.