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Thesis Students at the Delft University of Technology Use Kami Every Day

I use Kami every day. It’s fluent, intuitive, and useful.
– Robert Carosi, Delft University of Technology

Student Robert Carosi from the Delft University of Technology needed an app that allowed him to highlight and comment on PDF documents as well as share and collaborate with others in his class.

About the University
The Delft University of Technology is the largest and oldest Dutch public technological university, located in Delft, Netherlands. With eight faculties and multiple research institutes, it hosts over 19,000 students (undergraduate and postgraduate), more than 3,300 scientists, and more than 2,200 people in the support and management staff.[6] The university was established on 8 January 1842. Since then, the school has rapidly expanded its research and education curriculum, becoming first a Polytechnic School in 1864, Institute of Technology in 1905, gaining full university rights, and finally changing its name to the Delft University of Technology in 1986.

The Delft University of Technology cooperates with many other educational and research institutions, both in the Netherlands and abroad. The high quality of their research and teaching is renowned. The Delft University of Technology has numerous contacts with governments, trade associations, consultancies, industry and small and medium-sized companies.

Challenge Brief
For Robert Carosi of the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands in working on his thesis deals with a high volume of papers when researching and collaborating with other students and professors. Robert needed a way to digitalize this process but still have all of the same usability with PDFs that he had with other documents.

Kami Provides a Solution
A quick Google search led Robert to Kami, which he now uses every day. With Kami, Robert can mark up and collaborate on a large variety of document formats. For thesis students, research and collaboration are key. With the workload that students completing their theses face, it is important to use tools that work quickly and effectively, every time. PDFs are notorious for being hard to work with, but with Kami, PDFs become as easy to use as any other document format. The tools Robert finds most useful in his studies are the highlight text option and Kami’s automatic sync to Google Drive.

Why Using Kami is Beneficial
As millions of individuals move their work to the cloud, Kami will be the best alternative to the traditional Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Reader applications. Our product is accessible via any browser through our web-based app,, as well as through the Google Chrome Extension App and Google Marketplace App. Kami is a beautiful application that is easy for everyone to use. From students to professionals, anyone can easily use our app to create, edit, annotate, and share with just a click of a button. Other applications available have designs and features that can be compared to the usual word editing programs. With Kami, the layout of the application is more intuitive, enabling greater accessibility and allowing annotations to be done in an instant. There are numerous benefits to Kami. These include providing a venue for collaborative learning in the most efficient way. Since it can be connected to Google Drive, files can be saved and shared 24 hours a day, seven days a week without any hassle. Indeed, it is an application that is highly recommended for instructors to facilitate learning in the classroom.

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