COMP test 5-7 April 2017
The Composite Materials Group of the Department of Materials Engineering, KULeuven, invites you to CompTest2017 in Leuven. This is a 3-day conference, running from Wednesday 5 till Friday 7 April 2017.
self-healing polymers: science-fiction or reality?
The UGent Institute for Continuing Education in Science organizes a lecture for a broad audience regarding self-healing polymers. Lecturer is Prof. Dr. Filip Du Prez from the Polymer Chemistry Research group. The lecture takes place on November 10th, 2016, 19h @ Krijgslaan 281, campus Sterre, S9.
Interreg Call 3
On 22 September 2016, the third Interreg Call has been launched with deadline January 13th, 2017. 43 million€ budget will be divided over 4 domains: Innovation, Energy, Environment and labor market (job mobility). Decision is expected in April 2017.
Flemish PhD Cup
On 29 September 2016, the first Flemish PhD Cup from Canvas was awarded. 8 finalists competed, presenting their work in 3 minutes to the jury. Andy Gijbels (KULeuven) won the PhD Cup with his work on robotics for eye surgery. Second and third place went to Heleen Dewitte and Didier Snoeck.
Doctoral school Functional Coatings
The Flemish Doctoral Schools organize a three-day winter school on “Functional Coatings”, 28-30.11.2016. Contemporary topics in ink and coating chemistry and functional coating engineering are covered by international invited experts in the field and by researchers from the regional universities.
zensor receives EU award
Zensor, a Belgium-based provider of monitoring packages for offshore wind support structures, won the Rising Blue Star of the Year award at the first edition of the Blue Economy Business Awards.
KULeuven MRC - 10th annual research meeting
KULeuven MRC organizes its 10th annual research meeting on Materials Research & Innovation on Tuesday October 4, 2016 @ the University Hall - Jubileumzaal of KULeuven (Naamsestraat 22). Click for more information and how to register.
VUB Corrosion school Feb 2017
The Research group of Electrochemical and Surface Engineering (SURF) at Vrije Universiteit Brussel is organizing an Electrochemical School: “Corrosion: from analysis to modelling” from 6 to 10 February 2017.
SAMPE Europe Conference 2016 - Liège
The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) Europe organizes its yearly conference 2016 in Liège, with composites as its main focus.
KULeuven most innovative european university
According to Thomson Reuters, KULeuven is the most innovative university in Europe.