Delft University of Technology News

Delft University of Technology, also known as TU Delft, is located in Delft, Netherlands, and is one of the world’s leading technical universities. Founded in 1842 as a royal academy to educate civil engineers, the university has grown into a major center of research and education with a focus on engineering, technology, and design. TU Delft is renowned for its high academic standards and strong emphasis on innovation and practical application. The university offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs across eight faculties, including Architecture and the Built Environment, Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering, and Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science. TU Delft is also part of the IDEA League, a strategic alliance with other leading European universities focused on technology and science. The campus combines historic architecture with modern facilities, fostering a vibrant academic community dedicated to solving global challenges through technology.

Loops, Flags and Tension in DNA

Chromosomes are organized into loops that regulate genetic information processing, and these loops are extruded by SMC protein complexes like condensin and cohesin. The DNA-binding…