environment and climate research

Environment - Chemistry - Apr 16
New process makes the production of pharmaceuticals more efficient and sustainable. In the near future, fossil raw materials can be replaced in the production of two important anticancer drugs. An interuniversity team with researchers from UAntwerp and KU Leuven developed a process that starts from … wood.
Environment - Apr 15

A team of Belgian and French researchers is back from a 6-week mission studying Antarctica on a sailing ship.

Chemistry - Environment - Mar 25
Chemistry - Environment

How did bioscience engineers at KU Leuven manage to convert water vapour directly into hydrogen gas, with record efficiency? And does their hydrogen panel signal the end of fossil fuels' We asked Johan Martens and Tom Bosserez from the Centre for Surface Chemistry and Catalysis for the answers.

Environment - Business - Feb 24
Environment - Business

Dare to opt for an ambitious climate policy According to ancient activist tradition, Ghent University students are not left undisturbed in the social debate.

Environment - Apr 2

The impacts of climate warming are buffered inside forests due to the thermal insulation of forest canopies. These results are based on an international study led by Ghent University researchers. Temperature difference of 4 degrees - Scientists of eight universities have quantified the temperature difference between sites within forests and outside, for the first time across the globe.

Environment - Chemistry - Feb 26
Environment - Chemistry

Bioscience engineers at KU Leuven have created a solar panel that produces hydrogen gas from moisture in the air.

Environment - Life Sciences - Feb 19
Environment - Life Sciences

Today Belgian researchers set sail for Antarctica. Their goal is to take a census of marine biodiversity and to study the presence of plastic in the Southern Ocean.

Currently 19 Job in field Environment.
Selected Jobs
Environment - 18.04
PhD position ’Robust optimization of ground vibration barriers’ Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven (KU Leuven)
Business/Economics - 18.04
Post-Doctoral Research Position in Agricultural and Development Economics Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven (KU Leuven)
Environment - 17.04
PhD Candidate Ecological modelling in ecotoxicology University of Ghent
Environment - 12.04
Postdoc on quantifying vegetation dynamics using satellite remote sensing Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven (KU Leuven)
Environment - 05.04
Research assistant to strengthen research on sustainable food consumption Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven (KU Leuven)
Agronomy/Food Science - 04.04
PhD Candidate in Precision Agriculture - Site Specific Tillage University of Ghent