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
December 01, 2022
Offshore wind energy is an essential building block for the large-scale energy transition, but it is by nature intermittent and uncertain. Future...
December 05, 2022
Slowheat est un projet de recherche conjoint LAB-IPSY-ULB financé par le programme Cocréation d’Innoviris. Le projet entre dans sa troisième et...
Public Thesis defense
December 09, 2022
For the degree of Doctor of Engineering Sciences and Technology Laser Powder Bed Fusion (LPBF) is an additive manufacturing technique widely...
November 18, 2022
Des coups de pédale qui font chaud au coeur
(english below) A votre avis, quel est le point commun entre le recteur, le PDG de Luminus, le vice premier-ministre et ministre de la mobilité...Click to know more
November 10, 2022
AGROFLUX: Toward improved estimations of agricultural...
AGROFLUX contributes to the verification of greenhouse gas exchanges carried out by Belgian ecosystems. It aims at bringing innovative...Click to know more
October 27, 2022
Cryogenic contrast-enhanced microCT enables...
Being able to visualize the intricate 3D structure of biological tissues at the micro-scale (i.e., microstructure) is crucial to fully understand...Click to know more