Institute of Mechanics, Materials and Civil Engineering
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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

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Project ALL4wALL: Can smart materials contribute to...

The many advantages of reinforced concrete (RC) make it irreplaceable for countless infrastructures, and led it to become the dominant building...
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Projet HE-ART: Hybridization of propulsion system

Air travel is an important supplement to other means of regional transportation and in some regions the only viable solution. However, the...
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projet CO2MBS: Integrating CO2 Capture and Methanation...

A novel process concept is developed to integrate CO2 capture and methanation in the Belgian energy system, using the available infrastructure and...
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