The Institute of Mechanics, Materials, and Civil Engineering (iMMC) of the Université catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain) with four ERC grants awarded in 2016 and 2017, a panoply of successful spin off companies such as eX-Stream, Axinesis, Polyflow and WaPT and several world-recognized scientists, is a leading international center for research in engineering. Its core strengths span several of the major engineering disciplines encompassing energy, thermodynamics, chemical and environmental engineering, materials and processes, structural engineering, geomechanics, manufacturing, fluid mechanic Overview
Institute of Mechanics, Materials and Civil Engineering
October 22, 2021
The presence of a porous layer at the surface of an immersed body modifies the nature of the flow at the solid-porous-fluid interface. This...
November 12, 2021
It is our great pleasure to announce the 8th Belgian Symposium on Tissue Engineering. This event will be held on November...
November 26, 2021
Machine learning is a branch or artificial intelligence which aims at building models from known data, with few or no hypothesis on the underlying...
June 08, 2021
Eurobot 2021 - Discover our student's robotics project !
First-year Master students in mechatronics from the Louvain School of Engineering (EPL) carried out a robotics project where they designed a...Click to know more
June 02, 2021
Marcel De Merre Prize 2020 awarded to Paul Baral
The Marcel De Merre Prize is a prize awarded both in nanotechnologies and nanosciences which aims, on the one hand, to attract young postdoctoral...Click to know more
May 20, 2021
"Structural Challenge" 2021
This year's "Structural Challenge" (project P4) in the third year of the civil engineering bachelor program concerned the construction of a...Click to know more