physics and nanotechnology

Physics - Materials Science - Apr 8
What is the impact of weathering processes on microplastics, and how do the particles spread across seas and oceans' Computer models developed by hydraulics engineers from KU Leuven may help to find the answers. Through rivers and wastewater, enormous amounts of minuscule plastic particles end up in our seas and oceans.
Chemistry - Physics - Aug 16, 2018

Clusters of silver atoms captured in zeolites, a porous material with small channels and voids, have remarkable light emitting properties. For instance, they can be used for more efficient lighting applications as a substitute for LED and TL lamps.

Physics - Electroengineering - Jul 19, 2018

Inleiding: Mystifying results in excitonic Coulomb drag experiments obtained independently by two research groups in the USA explained by the CMT group (M. Zarenia, D. Neilson and F. Peeters) in a recent Physical Review Letters paper.

Physics - Chemistry - Jun 4, 2018
Physics - Chemistry

Chemists from Belgium and China have produced a new material that changes colour under a flow of human breath.

Physics - Chemistry - Jul 23, 2018
Physics - Chemistry

Researchers have achieved a long-sought-after objective of electrically controlling water flow through membranes, as reported in Nature.

Astronomy - Physics - Jul 19, 2018

Ghost particle originates from supermassive black hole. An international team of scientists has found the first evidence of a source of high-energy cosmic neutrinos. The measured neutrino originates from a supermassive black hole.

Chemistry - Physics - May 30, 2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 — Thijs Stuyver will defend his PhD dissertation on the electrical conductivity of molecules at VUB on Wednesday May 30th at 5:00pm. Among the jury members is American chemist and Nobel prize winner Roald Hoffmann.

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Chemistry - 25.06
PhD position, Bio-electrochemistry Universiteit Antwerpen
Physics - 23.05
PhD position, Electron tomography and electrocatalysis Universiteit Antwerpen
Physics - 30.04
PhD position, High Definition Electron Microscopy Universiteit Antwerpen
Physics - 26.04
PhD Candidate University of Ghent
Physics - 21.02
1 Postdoctoral Position Université libre de Bruxelles