Institute of Mechanics, Materials and Civil Engineering
About

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

iMMC News

April 25, 2019

Méthode de Petrov-Galerkin conforme pour problèmes d’advection-diffusion à haut nombre de Péclet


PhD Thesis by Brieux Delsaute

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April 26, 2019

On the process, structure, property relationship for the optimization of strength and bendability of martensitic stainless steels


PhD Thesis by Alvise Miotti Bettanini

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May 8, 2019

" Le défi structure" 2019


Concevoir, dimensionner et construire une ossature tridimensionnelle en bois

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May 8, 2019

La 5ème édition des Conférences Internationales de la Chimie Verte et des Biotechnologies Blanches


5th edition of the international conferences green chemistry - white biotechnology on (bio-)polymers and ecocircularity: from challenges to opportunities

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February 11, 2019

On the interactions between atmospheric hydrogen sources and 22MnB5 steel


PhD Thesis by Mélodie Mandy

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January 31, 2019

Caractérisation et modélisation des écoulements de crue Application aux inondations de la ville de Cavaillon en Haïti


PhD Thesis by Adermus Joseph

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January 31, 2019

Couplage entre dynamique multicorps et méthode des éléments discrets


PhD Thesis by Olivier Lantsoght

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January 30, 2019

The influence of diffusible hydrogen on the tensile properties of model high strength steels


PhD Thesis by Olivier Hubert

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January 29, 2019

Pervaporation for the separation of transesterification reaction mixtures


PhD Thesis by Wenqi Li

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Seminars


The institute organizes a series of seminars about several themes :

  • Energy, thermodynamics, and chemical engineering
  • Mechatronics and biomechanics
  • Processing, materials, assembly, and structures
  • Fluid mechanics, environmental engineering, and geomechanics
  • Numerical and computational methods

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