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Environment - Physics - 05.09.2023
ERC Starting Grants for five Ghent researchers
ERC Starting Grants for five Ghent researchers
Five Ghent researchers will receive an ERC Starting Grant. This grant will allow them to expand their research group and conduct groundbreaking research.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 14.09.2022
50 years of VUB-ULB Interuniversity Institute for High Energies
The VUB-ULB Interuniversity Institute for High Energies (IIHE) is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The institute researches the smallest and largest building blocks of our world. Throughout its 50 years of existence, the IIHE has always been at the forefront of the revolution taking place in contemporary physics and therefore in our understanding of everything from the smallest elements of nature to the very largest structures in the universe.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 07.12.2021
Research on extraterrestrial life and protection against extreme heat during space travel
Two young VUB scientists have each received a Frank De Winne fellowship from the Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO).

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 18.07.2019

Chemistry - Physics - 30.05.2018
Nobel prize winner Hoffmann to visit VUB for PhD defence
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.

Physics - History / Archeology - 09.03.2018
Research team accurately depicts authenticity of stained glass from Ten Duinen abbey
The museum Ten Duinen in Koksijde (Belgium) was looking for scientific evidence concerning a more accurate dating of two stained glass panels from the 14th century.

Physics - Life Sciences - 19.01.2018
Visit Ghent University at the Light Festival
Not only is light useful, cosy and beautiful, it is also terrifically interesting and full of unexpected applications! But that is something we will let the visitors to the Ghent Light Festival 2018 discover for themselves in the foyer of the Universiteitsforum Building (Ufo). Smack in the middle of all the spectacular light artworks, dozens of enthusiastic light researchers from Ghent University will amaze you with interactive demos.

Physics - Chemistry - 22.12.2017
Quantum sieving of hydrogen isotopes
Inleiding: A team of researchers from the University of Manchester in collaboration with Prof. Peeters from the CMT group at UAntwerpen, have discovered that the naturally occurring gaps betwe