Department of Materials, Textiles and Chemical Engineering
Ghent University

Tech Lane Ghent Science Park – Campus A
Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 46
B-9052 Gent

Telephone+32 9 331 04 38

How to find us?

You can find us in building 46 (before Jan 1st 2019: building 903) in Campus A of the Tech Lane Ghent Science Park in Zwijnaarde (Gent) of Ghent University.

Use the interactive map at your convenience.
If you need detailed road directions, please click 'Directions' in the upper left corner of the map.

By car

Ghent is located at the crossing of the motorway E40 and E17 and is very easily accessible by car.

  • Coming from the motorway E40 (Brussel-Gent-Oostende) or from Antwerp via the motorway E17:

take the exit Gent.
take the exit "UZ Gent" (Ghent University hospital) and then turn left onto the Corneel Heymans street
follow the street in the left direction as it goes over in the Ottergemsesteenweg
at the end of the Ottergemsesteenweg, take the R4 ring road
take the second exit of the R4 with direction Oudenaarde - Zwijnaarde (N60)
on the exit lane, drive under the bridge and immediately after the bridge, turn right and take the U-turn to arrive onto the bridge
you are now driving south on the Oudenaardse Steenweg (N60)
after about 800 metres, you reach a long-stretched roundabout

  • Coming from Kortrijk via the motorway E17 (Antwerpen-Gent-Kortrijk):

take exit 8 De Pinte
follow the direction Gent
you are now driving north on the Nieuwe Steenweg (N60)
after the third traffic lights, you reach a long-stretched roundabout


You arrive at a long-stretched roundabout, shown on the top left corner of the figure below. You take the exit for the campus "Technologiepark Zwijnaarde". Next, you drive like indicated on the map below with yellow dots. There is a large parking (indicated with 'P' in the map below) in front of the building 46 (before Jan 1st 2019: building 903).


By public transportation


At Brussels Airport: go to the Railway platform (level -1), buy a ticket to Gent Sint-Pieters. There are two direct trains every hour (hh:26 & hh:59) to Gent Sint-Pieters. The ride takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes.

Otherwise, take the train to Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel Zuid and transfer to a train directly to Gent Sint-Pieters. This ride takes about 1 hour.

Train and bus

Go by train to Gent Sint-Pieters.
Take bus (De Lijn) line 70, 71 or 72, direction Zwijnaarde.
Exit bus at stop "Bollebergen".
Cross the roundabout and enter the Site Technologiepark.

More information

Contact for services to industry

Please contact ir. Aurélie Laureys or Elien Wallaert for questions regarding services:

They can both be reached via the following e-mail address:

or by phone: tel.: +32 9 331 04 18 (Aurélie Laureys) or +32 9 331 04 52 (Elien Wallaert) or +32 9 331 04 38 (secretary)

Prof. Verbeken

Kim Verbeken


Tel.: +32 9 331 04 53

Tech Lane Ghent Science Park – Campus A

Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 46

9052 Zwijnaarde, Belgium