Polymer Technology

Research area

Stimulating of chemical technology and materials science research at PhD and post PhD level in the following fields:

  • Polymers and bio polymers: optimization of micro structure and macroscopic properties
  • Polymer processing :
      • Multi scale modelling
      • Flow and rheology of polymer melts
      • Dynamics of polymers in solution
      • Extrusion and reactive extrusion of polymers
      • Injection molding of polymers
      • Drawing of polymers
  •  Recycling of polymers
  • Polymerization reaction technology*
      • polymerization kinetics in homogeneous and heterogeneous medium
      • Multi scale modelling

Contact and Bibliography

Prof. dr. ir. Dagmar D’hooge

*Member Laboratory for Chemical Technology