News for gce
October 08, 2020
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....Click to know more
September 22, 2020
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...Click to know more
September 14, 2020
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...Click to know more
July 13, 2020
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...Click to know more
July 08, 2020
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...Click to know more