Flood disaster 2021 survey
The LOEWE Center emergenCITY and our scientists were deeply affected by the floods in Germany...
Jan 21, 2022
New LOEWE funding for research on slums
Since the beginning of January, a new research project of the TU Darmstadt is funded...
Jan 18, 2022
The Right to the Smart City – Distinguished Lecture with Prof. Rob Kitchin
Professor Rob Kitchin of Maynooth University will give a Distinguished Lecture on the “idea and...
Jan 17, 2022
Distinguished Lecture with Prof. Maurice Herlihy
On December 9 at 4:15pm we are co-hosting a Distinguished Lecture with SFB MAKI in...
Dec 2, 2021
SLSIP Workshop in Rüdesheim
After a delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the third Statistical Learning for Signal and...
Nov 30, 2021
Online Conference “Ethics of the Digital City“
We invite you to the public online conference “Ethics of the Digital City - Challenge...
Nov 29, 2021
New professors at emergenCITY
emergenCITY is growing! Three new professors were recruited for emergenCITY this fall: Prof. Rolf Findeisen,...
Nov 25, 2021
Mission eHUB starts research on power crisis
The cross-cutting mission eHUB from the different program areas of emergenCITY starts to convert the...
Nov 1, 2021
Darmstadt’s rescue robots on course for success
The rescue robotics team Hector recently won two competitions: the European robotics competition EnRicH and...
Oct 28, 2021
Lecture series “Secure Critical Infrastructures” during the winter term
How secure are our critical infrastructures? This is the question asked by the digital lecture...
Oct 20, 2021
KuVS Science Award for emergenCITY Master Thesis
For his master thesis on “Secure Device Pairing Using Short-Range Acoustic Communication” emergenCITY researcher Florentin...
Oct 8, 2021
Bringing the next generation to campus
The project NeXT Generation on Campus at TU Darmstadt playfully introduces pupils to the degree...
Oct 6, 2021
When devices learn foreign languages to communicate universally
Best Paper Award for emergenCITY and MAKI scientists All smart home devices controlled from one...
Sep 22, 2021
Our three lemon experiment winners of the ProLOEWE science rally
There were six weeks to solve 21 ProLOEWE science puzzles - six great weeks in...
Sep 22, 2021
emergenCITY participates in BMBF Research Project Open6GHub
TU Darmstadt is part of the 6G research consortium Open6GHub funded by the German Federal...
Aug 18, 2021
Tracking lost keys or stolen bikes made easy
ATHENE and emergenCITY researchers provide award-winning open-source framework for locating personal Bluetooth devices While it...
Aug 11, 2021
Start of the ProLOEWE Science Rally with emergenCITY Experiment
Great news: You can continue to puzzle! The participation period of the ProLOEWE Science Rally...
Aug 1, 2021
ProLOEWE science rally starts on 2 August with emergenCITY’s contribution
Summer boredom has no chance during these summer holidays: On 2 August, the ProLOEWE science...
Jul 29, 2021
Female Student Travel Award presented
Congratulations to the winners of the Female Student Travel Award 2021! The awards were given...
Jul 19, 2021
Team Hector successful at RoboCup
The rescue robot team Hector from TU Darmstadt has won the Best-in-Class Awards in two...
Jul 14, 2021
emergenCITY week 2021
During the first emergenCITY Week, emergenCITY focused on its primary goal: interdisciplinary research on resilience...
Jul 12, 2021
First emergenCITY Collaboration Awards presented
During the first emergenCITY week, emergenCITY presented the first emergenCITY Collaboration Award. An internal committee...
Jul 12, 2021
Ruzena Bajcsy Lecture and Female Student Travel Award Ceremony
Together with MAKI and the Research Training Group Privacy & Trust, we cordially invite you...
Jul 7, 2021
Second emergenCITY Policy Paper – Crisis-proof through dark times
Our critical infrastructures are becoming increasingly complex and thus more crisis-prone. Even if hardly anyone...
Jun 17, 2021
Workshop “Software and Resilience” at emergenCITY Week 2021
In the crisis and disaster management of digital cities, a fail-safe IT infrastructure and resilient...
Jun 11, 2021
Joint emergenCITY – MAKI DLS Impulse Lectures during emergenCITY Week 2021
As part of the emergenCITY Week 2021, emergenCITY and the Collaborative Research Centre MAKI of...
Jun 10, 2021
emergenCITY Week 2021
From June 14 - 17, 2021, the first emergenCITY week will take place. We would...
Jun 7, 2021
Apply now for the Female Student Travel Award 2021!
Attention female students of computer science, electrical engineering and information technology! Together with the Collaborative...
May 19, 2021
Apple AirDrop shares more than files
Researchers discover significant privacy leak in Apple’s file-sharing service AirDrop Pictures, presentations, or videos –...
Apr 21, 2021
Shaping the computers of the future in the new DFG focus programme “Disruptive Main Memory Technologies”
The new focus programme “Disruptive Main Memory Technologies” of the German Research Foundation (DFG) will...
Apr 15, 2021
How prepared are major German cities for a blackout? – emergenCITY in BBK magazine
The snow chaos in Münsterland in November 2005 caused a sudden power failure for 250,000...
Apr 9, 2021
New focus programme in the field of resilient networks
Following the motto “Mastering faults, overload, attacks and the unknown”, the new focus programme “Resilience...
Apr 8, 2021
Study Award of the SEW-Eurodrive Foundation for emergenCITY Master Thesis
Christian Schroth’s master thesis titled “Robust Bayesian Cluster Analysis” has been awarded the 2020 Study...
Mar 31, 2021
Dr. Michael Muma receives the EURASIP Early Career Award 2021
Congratulations to emergenCITY scientist Dr.-Ing. Michael Muma, who receives the 2021 Early Career Award from...
Mar 15, 2021
Congratulations to Iryna Gurevych on the first LOEWE-professorship
emergenCITY-PI Prof. Dr. Iryna Gurevych receives the first LOEWE-professorship of the Hessian research funding programme...
Mar 10, 2021
Prof. Oskar von Stryk among the World’s Top 25 Influential Computer Scientists
According to the ranking of Academic Influence, emergenCITY Program Area Lead Prof. Dr. Oskar von...
Mar 9, 2021
Who Can “Find My” Devices?
It is supposed to make it easier to find Apple devices - but normally not...
Mar 4, 2021
Prof. Annette Rudolph-Cleff at the BDA’s 25th Berliner (Fern-) Gespräch
Information and communication technologies are more important to us than ever, as the Corona pandemic...
Dec 22, 2020
Paper accepted at top tier conference SIGMETRICS’21
Congratulations to our emergenCITY scientists Arash Asadi, Allyson Sim and Matthias Hollick. The paper “Stay...
Dec 2, 2020
IANUS Award 2020 for emergenCITY researcher Marc-André Kaufhold
IANUS stands for scientific and technical peace and conflict research at the Technische Universität Darmstadt....
Nov 25, 2020
Research Training Group KRITIS extended
emergenCITY cooperates with the Graduiertenkolleg KRITIS since the beginning, because it fits to the research...
Nov 11, 2020
Congratulations to Iryna Gurevych as future President of the ACL
emergenCITY-PI Prof. Iryna Gurevych takes over the office of Vice-President-elect as of January 1, 2021...
Nov 11, 2020
Policy Paper published with recommendations for action
How can our society function reliably even in crises? This is the key question of...
Oct 22, 2020
emergenCITY Paper wins Best Student Paper Award at IEEE Radar Conference 2020
Among the 143 papers submitted to the competition from across the world, the best five...
Oct 16, 2020
emergenCITY at the Darmstädter Energiekonferenz
emergenCITY at the 12th Darmstädter Energiekonferenz: Resilience – Smart security of our energy supply. The...
Feb 19, 2020
Talk on human disasters of natural origin by Prof. Christian Oberli
“There are no natural disasters. There are only human disasters of natural origin” – their...
Dec 4, 2019
First guest researcher at emergenCITY: Prof. Michael Zink (UMass Amherst)
We are happy to announce our first visitor: Prof. Michael Zink, co-director of CASA at...
Jul 22, 2019
emergenCITY – we have started!
In January 2020 the research center “emergenCITY - The Resilient Digital City” under the direction...
Jul 4, 2019