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Life Sciences - Oct 14
Our brain cells, and more specifically the channel proteins in the cell wall, need lipids - or fat - to function properly. These are the findings of an international study led by the Laboratory of Structural Neurobiology at KU Leuven. The researchers identified the structure of these proteins in the presence of a lipid molecule at the atomic level for the first time.
Sport - Oct 12
Sport

Kipchoge broke the record thanks to a special arrangement of runners, among other things. Professor Bert Blocken (KU Leuven/TU Eindhoven) confirmed the superior performance of this formation with wind tunnel tests and computer simulations.

Chemistry - Oct 4
Chemistry

Prof. Van Speybroek highlighted as one of the strong Women of Catalysis The ChemCatChem journal, one of the premier journals in the field of catalysis, highlights the strong contributions of women-lead research groups in Catalysis Science.

Physics - Oct 8
Physics

Researchers from the Photonics Research Group (imec, Ghent University) and MIT have integrated single photon emitters in 2D layered materials with a Silicon Nitride photonic chip.

Computer Science - Oct 2

On the occasion of the 450th anniversary of Pieter Bruegel the Elder's death, the city of Brussels is organising an exhibition on a few of the master's original drawings as well as a unique series of prints based on these drawings.


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Administration - Career - 11.10.2019
First ERC Synergy Grant for KU Leuven
First ERC Synergy Grant for KU Leuven
The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded its Synergy Grants. Neuroscientist Rufin Vogels is the first researcher at KU Leuven to receive one.

Innovation / Technology - 08.10.2019
Trial access for Science & Technology journals
Science and Technology journals from publisher Taylor and Francis temporarily available until the end of November In addition to the current, existing access at Taylor & Francis there will be trial access to the journals from the Science & Technology collection until the end of November.

Environment - Life Sciences - 04.10.2019

Law - 27.09.2019
Annual Law and Development Research Network Conference Berlin
Inleiding: Seven members of the Law & Development Research Group presented research on the annual international conference of the Law and Development Research Network in Berlin on the theme of Plurality of Law and Development.

Electroengineering - 11.09.2019
Cable bacteria: Living electrical wires with record conductivity
Scientists UAntwerp, UHasselt and TU Delft discover 'electrified' bacteria Bacteria that power themselves using electricity and are able to send electrical currents over long distances through highly conductive power lines.

Business / Economics - 09.09.2019

Career - Administration - 03.09.2019
Three researchers at Ghent University win an ERC Starting Grant
Today the European Research Council (ERC) announced the names of the European scientists winning a Starting Grant.

Materials Science - Chemistry - 26.08.2019

Life Sciences - 23.08.2019

Life Sciences - 22.08.2019
Shy mice get sick faster
Can animal personality affect infection probability? The more people surrounding you, the more likely you are to get infected with some kind of virus, such as a simple cold or even the flu.

Environment - 20.08.2019
European mega-heatwaves linked to drought
European mega-heatwaves linked to drought
Heatwaves are the deadliest natural disaster in Europe and have become increasingly frequent and intense in recent years.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 18.07.2019

Architecture - 09.07.2019

Philosophy - 05.07.2019
The International Crisis in Taxation: A Critical Analysis
This doctoral dissertation investigates from a philosophical point of view the contemporary crisis in international tax law. In the past decades it has become clear how multinational corporations, and persons of considerable wealth, are organizing and planning their taxes to pay as little as possible.

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 03.07.2019
Tailor-made solution paves the way to more cost-efficient transport of cargo
Spin-off Digitrans provides data-driven logistics solution for the transport sector. DigiTrans, the latest spin-off of the University of Antwerp and imec, is operational.

Innovation / Technology - 01.07.2019

Social Sciences - 13.06.2019

Life Sciences - 12.06.2019
New science museum in Ghent set to open its doors next year
New science museum in Ghent set to open its doors next year
In 2020, Ghent will be able to add another museum to an already impressive list. The brand-new Ghent University Museum (GUM) is located at the centre of the Ghent Botanical Garden, right around the corner from MSK Gent and S.M.A.K.

- 28.05.2019

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