Institute of Mechanics, Materials and Civil Engineering

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

November 16, 2020

8th Belgian Symposium on Tissue Engineering, November 16-17, Louvain-la-Neuve

The 8th Belgian Symposium on Tissue Engineering will be held on November 16 & 17 2020, at Foyer Du Lac (Aula Magna), UCLouvain (Louvain-la-Neuve).

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July 3, 2020

Kinetic, compositional and morphological aspects of etching and frosting of glass substrates

PhD Thesis by Nicolas Piret

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June 19, 2020

Restons en contact avec nos collegues de l institut...

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June 18, 2020

Témoignage d'un académique en télétravail comment le vit-il

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June 17, 2020

Témoignage : en télétravail la recherche continue

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June 16, 2020

Témoignage responsable de plateforme

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June 15, 2020

Le travail d'une CLC en confinement

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June 14, 2020

Témoignage d'une secrétaire de recherche

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June 13, 2020

Gérer sa recherche et la vie de famille ...

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June 12, 2020

Témoignage : gérer une recherche experimentale pas toujours facile

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June 10, 2020

Field and model investigation of flow and sediment transport in the Lower Mekong River

PhD Thesis by Hoang-Anh Le

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June 3, 2020

Use of electrofuel blends in homogeneous-charge compression-ignition engines : an experimental focus on ammonia-hydrogen

PhD Thesis by Maxime Pochet

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May 29, 2020

Design, modelling and experimental validation of a novel bearingless machine with fully passive magnetic suspension

PhD Thesis by Joachim Van Verdeghem

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May 28, 2020

PSYCHE Guest lectures

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May 18, 2020

Titanic results : a numerical study of motion in the liquid bodies of a Saturnian icy moon

PhD Thesis by David Vincent

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May 11, 2020

Témoignage : le prendre positivement

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May 10, 2020

Coronavirus : le gros mot est laché !

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May 9, 2020

La technologie au service du personnel soignant

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May 8, 2020

Une semaine avec.. Axel Jottard

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May 7, 2020

UCLouvain@Home, la gazette du confinement

Voici plusieurs semaines, UCLouvain@Home a été lancé, ils souhaitent que tous les départements de l'université y soient représentés. Le vôtre aussi, bien entendu !

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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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