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Two new large-scale test programs concluded & available!

Two new large-scale experimental programs on reinforced concrete walls have been completed and their results are now freely available to the engineering community! The first explored the use of shape-memory NiTi alloy rebars as a replacement to hot-rolled steel in the plastic hinge region....
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New collaboration with the Royal Observatory of Belgium

Ben Neefs, who graduated in 2019 as a master of Geology from the KU Leuven, has been awarded, by the Royal Observatory of Belgium (ROB), a starting grant for the first year of his PhD! His PhD will deal with the creation of Belgian Intensity Prediction Equations (IPEs) using felt earthquake...
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A giant step in whole timber construction with our...

    This video shows the design process and the construction of a 10m x 5 m reciprocal structure composed of tree truncs. The project is based on a link between Grasshopper software and an ABB Robotical arm. This work has been performed during the end master thesis of...
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Good news for one of the GCE Ph.D. students!

The F.R.S.-FNRS recently released the list of applicants that had the chance to receive a fellowship and it appears Robin Meurice is one of them, thanks to his application entitled "Combining bed-load and suspended load sediment transport for the modelling of morphological evolution of rivers...
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Prof. João Almeida lectures course in Pavia

Prof. João Almeida and Dr. António Correia (LNEC, Lisbon) have concluded their co-lecturing of the 5-week intensive course "Nonlinear Response Analysis", which is part of the curriculum "Reduction of Seismic Risk (ROSE)" of the international Master of Science programme in "Civil Engineering...
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