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

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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December 20, 2018

Development of gas temperature imaging by Laser-Induced Fluorescence for internal cooling channels


PhD Thesis by Gian Luca Gori

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December 5, 2018

Internal stress and opto-electronic properties of pure and Aldoped ZnO thin films deposited by reactive sputtering


PhD Thesis by Romain Tuyaerts

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November 23, 2018

La musique ? Toute une mécanique


Séminaire dans le cadre des rencontres de la louvain house, présenté par paul fisette (immc-meed) et anne-emmanuelle ceulemans (fial, musicologue). inscriptions ouvertes et limitées.

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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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