Coastal Engineering, Bridges and Roads




The Coastal Engineering Research Group of Ghent University is coordinating the new COST Action CA17105 “WECANet: An open pan-European Network for Marine Renewable Energy with a focus on wave energy”, which supports training, networking and collaboration in Europe. This project is funded by the European COST Association ( and involves 31 countries ( General contact e-mail for WECANet: .


WECANet upcoming events:

There is a new call for Short Term Scientific Missions between 10/09/2019 and 15/03/2020.
The deadline for application is the 1st of September 2019. More information can be found on




On 20 October 2017 the seminar on the new Coastal & Ocean wave Basin (COB) took place.

Find the COB Seminar Programme here!

Follow the news on the construction of the new Coastal & Ocean wave Basin (COB) in Flanders here!


Contact information

Ghent University, Department of Civil Engineering
Coastal Engineering, Bridges and Roads

Tech Lane Ghent Science Park – Campus A
Technologiepark 60
B-9052 Gent
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phone: +32 (0)9 264 54 89
fax: +32 (0)9 264 58 37