Research clusters

Structural Engineering

The Structural Engineering cluster performs experimental, numerical and analytical research on the mechanical behaviour and structural safety of load-bearing building components, connections and systems.

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Contact:

Prof. Jan Belis / Prof. Robby Caspeele / Prof. Wouter De Corte / Prof. Stijn Matthys / Prof. Frank Vandedrinck / Prof. Roman Wan-Wendner

Building Materials

The Building Materials cluster focuses on the characterisation, optimisation and sustainability of materials used in the built environment, with a particular emphasis on concrete.

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Contact:

Prof. Veerle BoelProf. Nele De BelieProf. Geert De SchutterProf. Kim Van Tittelboom

 

Fire Safety Science and Engineering

The Fire Safety Science and Engineering cluster is actively investigating compartment fire dynamics, multi-phase aspects in fire and structural fire engineering.



Contact:

Prof. Tarek BejiProf. Bart Merci / Prof. Ruben Van Coile