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ERC Consolidator

Dr. Alexandru Vlad from MOST Division of the Institute of Condensed Mater and Nanosciences of Université catholique de Louvain (IMCN-UCL) has been very recently awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant, that allocates 2 million € over five years in order to conduct the MOOiRE project. MOOiRE addresses important challenges in the quest for a sustainable future, since energy storage has become...
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Le Prof. Léon Ghosez a reçu les insignes de Chevalier...

L’Ambassadeur de France en Belgique, Madame Claude-France Arnould, a remis au cours d’une cérémonie organisée à la Résidence de France, le jeudi 9 novembre 2017, les insignes de Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur au Professeur Léon Ghosez. De nationalité belge, Léon Ghosez a...
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Metal borohydrides

A collaborative effort of the teams from Universities in Aarhus, Geneva and Louvain-la-Neuve (Yaroslav Filinchuk of IMCN Institute), as well as from the Helmholtz Center in Geesthacht, has lead to a comprehensive review of 70 pages in the prestigious journal "Chemical Society Reviews", covering the...
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Hexagonal boron nitride (BN) is an excellent support for...

In the frame of her PhD thesis, Josefine Schnee (IMCN Institute / pole MOST), team of Eric Gaigneaux, and teaching assistant at the faculty of bioscience engineering) demonstrated for the first time that hexagonal boron nitride (BN) is an excellent support for H3PW12O40 Keggin...
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Dr. Ronggang CAI has been granted the PhD Award in the...

Dr. Ronggang CAI has been granted the PhD Award in the field of Material Science for his work entitled “Nanoimprinted ferroelectric polymer layers for organic memory devices and multiferroism“ by the Royal Belgian Society of Microscopy (RBSM vzw). The RBSM awards up to three prizes...
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