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Microtechnics - Materials Science - 04.04.2024
Vub ’smart Project’ Brings Together Brilliant Robotic Minds to Transform Tomorrow
To create smarter materials that will transform robotics, researchers must work together. That was the thinking behind the four year SMART project, which united fifteen early-stage researchers from robotics and materials science - and turned them into friends.

Materials Science - 16.02.2024
Thermoelectrics make electricity from your daily (hot) coffee
So-called thermoelectric generators ('thermoelectrics') convert ambient heat into electricity. They can be used to power a broad range of applications, from wearables and sensors to remote electronic systems like satellites.

Environment - Materials Science - 06.10.2023
Scientists seek sustainable alternatives to concrete
Three research groups at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel are working together in a major European project exploring new alternatives to concrete.

Civil Engineering - Materials Science - 15.03.2023
Forget iron reinforcement: VUB engineers create wafer-thin concrete using textile mesh
Researchers and engineers at the VUB research group Mechanics of Materials and Constructions (MeMC) are experimenting extensively with textile reinforced concrete.

Materials Science - Innovation - 10.05.2021
VIPCOAT platform launched to make coating industry innovative, sustainable and green
Monday, May 10, 2021 — Vrije Universiteit Brussel is one of 12 partners in seven countries involved in the new VIPCOAT project, which was launched on 1 May under the coordination of Germany's Helmholtz Center Hereon.

Materials Science - 29.06.2020
It is a shame to waste plastic materials instead of recycling them

Materials Science - 14.04.2020
New in the Ghent University online shop: baby suits and powerbanks
New in the Ghent University online shop: baby suits and powerbanks

Materials Science - Chemistry - 26.08.2019
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