environment and climate research

Astronomy - Environment - Oct 22
Bioscience engineers at KU Leuven have developed a method to measure the snow depth in all mountain ranges in the Northern Hemisphere using satellites. This technique makes it possible to study areas that cannot be accessed for local measurements, such as the Himalayas. The findings were published .
Environment - Aug 19

A new study shows that in multiple animal species climate change causes changes in the life cycle, e.g. the timing of the egg hatching, or adaptations in their morphology, e.g. body size.

Environment - Politics - Jun 12

A new study finds that climate has affected the risk of armed conflict. Though other drivers of violence were found to be substantially more influential, as global temperatures continue to rise, the changing climate is expected to further amplify the risk of conflict.

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 - Administration - Aug 8

32C. This summer saw the highest temperature ever recorded in southern Alaska.

Environment - Life Sciences - May 13

WeChangeForLife: 256 researchers, specialists in issues related to environmental degradation, have changed their habits for the planet Why? Scientists have a duty to set an example : they must act according to their knowledge and what they know is right and show that it is possible.

Environment - Apr 15
Environment

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


Selected Jobs
Politics - 21.10
Doctoral Researcher on Contestation of Sustainability and/OR Trade Norms Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven (KU Leuven)
Environment - 10.09
Predoctoral researcher University of Ghent

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