Institute of Mechanics, Materials and Civil Engineering
À propos

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

January 21, 2021

Design and Evaluation of Bio-inspired Control Strategies for Transfemoral Prosthesis


PhD Thesis by Sophie Heins

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December 10, 2020

Institute seminar


Fault mechanics - What triggers earthquakes By Hadrien Rattez

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December 4, 2020

LIVE - Spectacle scientifique "Pourquoi ça brûle, pourquoi ça explose ?"


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January 14, 2021

Institute seminar


Seismic Resilience and Sustainable Development – a 'Concrete' Challenge By João Pacheco de Almeida

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Un grand pas pour une prothèse UCLouvain


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November 20, 2020

Assessment of mechanical properties of neutron irradiated tungsten and its alloys


PhD Thesis by Chao Yin

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Le robot et les constructions en bois


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Diesel : des super-émetteurs qui gâchent tout


Une étude de Francesco Contino

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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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