PhD defenses

The following list provides an overview of all upcoming PhD defenses at Ghent University. The specified links refer to our Dutch website.

 

  • Theoretical Study of the Mechanism and Microkinetics of Cobalt-Catalyzed Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis

    Jan 21
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Kasun Kalhara Gunasooriya Govini Thanthrige
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: chemische technologie
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Mark Saeys, vakgroep Materialen, Textiel en Chemische Proceskunde - prof. Guy Marin, vakgroep Materialen, Textiel en Chemische Proceskunde
    Defense location and time
    auditorium 1, iGent, eerste verdieping, Technologiepark Zwijnaarde 126, 9052 Zwijnaarde, 14:00
  • Thermoplastic Electronic Circuits: Design, Technology and Characterisation

    Jan 21
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Bart Plovie
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: elektrotechniek
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Jan Vanfleteren, vakgroep Elektronica en Informatiesystemen - dr. ir. Frederick Bossuyt, vakgroep Elektronica en Informatiesystemen
    Defense location and time
    auditorium 1, iGent, eerste verdieping, Technologiepark Zwijnaarde 15, 9052 Zwijnaarde, 16:30
  • Impact of the human papillomavirus vaccination in Luxembourg

    Jan 21
    Faculty
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Ardashel Latsuzbaia
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de gezondheidswetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    administratief verantwoordelijk promotor: prof. Steven Weyers, Vakgroep Structuur en Herstel van de Mens - tweede promotor: dr. Joel Mossong, Luxembourg National Health Laboratory – derde promotor: dr. Marc Arbyn, Belgian Cancer Centre
    Defense location and time
    Auditorium C, ingang 48, Corneel Heymanslaan 10, 9000 Gent, 18:00
  • Inclusion of tropical by-products from the food industry and agriculture in pigs' diets as a nutritional strategy to mitigate ammonia emissions from manure.

    Jan 22
    Faculty
    Faculty of Bioscience Engineering
    Promovendus/a
    Hai Quan Nguyen
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de toegepaste biologische wetenschappen : landbouwkunde
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr. ir. Veerle Fievez (BW22)-Prof. dr. Le Dinh Phung (Hue University)
    Defense location and time
    A0.1 Academieraadzaal (A0.030), Blok A, Coupure Links 653, 9000 Gent, 10:00
  • Development of nerve substitutes for peripheral nerve regeneration

    Jan 22
    Faculty
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Charlot Philips
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de gezondheidswetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    administratief verantwoordelijk promotor: prof. Anne Vral, Vakgroep Structuur en Herstel van de Mens - tweede promotor: dr. Heidi Declercq, Vakgroep Structuur en Herstel van de Mens – derde promotor: prof. Rino Morent, Vakgroep Toegepaste Fysica
    Defense location and time
    Auditorium 1.39, Campus Rommelaere, Blok B/C, Albert Baertsoenkaai 3, 9000 Gent, 18:00
  • Considerations concerning the dominant scientific approach regarding depressive disorders: An invitation for critical reflection

    Jan 23
    Faculty
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Jan Celie
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Psychologie
    Promotor(s)
    Promotor: Prof. dr. Paul Verhaeghe, Vakgroep Psychoanalyse en Raadplegingspsychologie (PP08)
    Defense location and time
    Aula, Ceremoniezaal, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent, 14:00
  • Flexible and Scalable Wireless Communication Solutions for Industrial Warehouses and Logistics Applications

    Jan 23
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Jetmir Haxhibeqiri
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: computerwetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Jeroen Hoebeke, vakgroep Informatietechnologie - prof. Ingrid Moerman, vakgroep Informatietechnologie
    Defense location and time
    leslokaal 1.1, gebouw 915, eerste verdieping, Technologiepark Zwijnaarde 915, 9052 Zwijnaarde, 16:00
  • Plasma Treatment of Polymer Solutions to Improve Their Electrospinnability

    Jan 24
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Silvia Grande
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: toegepaste natuurkunde
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Nathalie De Geyter, vakgroep Toegepaste Fysica
    Defense location and time
    auditorium P Jozef Plateau, gelijkvloers, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent, 14:00
  • Öcalan Perception of Turkey’s Kurds: Remaking Kurdishness in the Face of Öcalan

    Jan 24
    Faculty
    Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Esra Elmas Balancar
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Politieke Wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. Dr. Sami Zemni (UGent) Prof. Dr. Hamit Bozarslan (EHESS, Paris)
    Defense location and time
    Vergaderzaal P. Lumumba (1ste verdieping), Universiteitstraat 8, 9000 Gent, 14:00
  • Hazard analysis of falsified peptide medecines

    Jan 24
    Faculty
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Steven Janvier
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de farmaceutische wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr., Bart De Spiegeleer, UGent-Farmaceutische Analyse - dr., Eric Deconinck, Federaal Instituut Sciensano - dr., Céline Vanhee, Federaal Instituut Sciensano
    Defense location and time
    Auditorium 1, Ottergemsesteenweg 460, 9000 Gent, 18:00
  • The malleable child. A social-pedagogical study of early interventions in families with deaf children.

    Jan 25
    Faculty
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Sigrid Bosteels
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in het Sociaal Werk
    Promotor(s)
    Promotor: Prof. dr. Michel Vandenbroeck, Vakgroep Sociaal Werk en Sociale Pedagogiek (PP04) - Copromotor: Prof. dr. Geert Van Hove, Vakgroep Orthopedagogiek (PP10)
    Defense location and time
    Het Pand, zaal rector Vermeylen, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent, 10:00
  • Theoretical and Numerical Analysis of Inverse Problems in Mathematics and Engineering

    Jan 25
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Marijke Grimmonprez
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: wiskundige ingenieurstechnieken
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Marián Slodička, vakgroep Wiskundige Analyse
    Defense location and time
    auditorium P Jozef Plateau, gelijkvloers, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent, 16:00
  • Landscape dynamics and agricultural systems in the marginal grabens of northern Ethiopia

    Jan 25
    Faculty
    Faculty of Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Zbelo Tesfamariam Welemaram
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de wetenschappen: geografie
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Veerle Van Eetvelde, WE12 - prof. dr. Jan Nyssen, WE12
    Defense location and time
    Het Pand - Priorzaal, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent, 16:00
  • Atmospheric Pressure Plasma-Assisted Patterning of Polymer Films Using a Localized Microplasma

    Jan 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Rim Bitar
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: toegepaste natuurkunde
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Rino Morent, vakgroep Toegepaste Fysica - prof. Nathalie De Geyter, vakgroep Toegepaste Fysica
    Defense location and time
    auditorium P Jozef Plateau, gelijkvloers, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent, 10:00
  • Quantum walks: grenzen op de mengtijd en versnelling van klassieke walks

    Jan 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Simon Apers
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: toegepaste natuurkunde
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Alain Sarlette, vakgroep Elektronica en Informatiesystemen
    Defense location and time
    auditorium P Jozef Plateau, gelijkvloers, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent, 16:00
  • A corpus-based study of simultaneous interpreting with special reference to sex

    Jan 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
    Promovendus/a
    Camille Collard
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de vertaalwetenschap
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr. Bart Defrancq, LW22 - Prof. dr. Renata Enghels, LW06 - Prof. dr. Mieke Van Herreweghe, LW06 - Dr. Koen Plevoets, LW22
    Defense location and time
    Vergaderzaal 1.04 Mercator A, Abdisstraat 1, 9000 Gent, 16:00
  • Therapeutical perspectives for adipose-derived stem cells on external ectodermal tissues

    Jan 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Maarten Doornaert
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de gezondheidswetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    administratief verantwoordelijk promotor: prof. Phillip Blondeel, Vakgroep Structuur en Herstel van de Mens - tweede promotor: dr. Heidi Declercq, Vakgroep Structuur en Herstel van de Mens
    Defense location and time
    Aula, Ceremoniezaal, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent, 18:00
  • Evaluation of plant produced novel vaccines and camelid derived immunoglobulins against post-weaning diarrhea in piglets

    Jan 30
    Faculty
    Faculty of Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Jorge Palací Bataller
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de wetenschappen: biochemie en biotechnologie
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Ann Depicker, WE09 - prof. dr. Yves Van de Peer, WE09
    Defense location and time
    FSVM-gebouw, Technologiepark 927, 9052 Zwijnaarde, 16:00
  • Persons with Mental Illness who Offended. Giving Voice to People Subjected to an Internment Measure Regarding their Interactions with Power Holders.

    Jan 30
    Faculty
    Faculty of Law and Criminology
    Promovendus/a
    Ciska Wittouck
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Criminologische Wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr. Kurt Audenaert, Vakgroep Hoofd en Huid - Prof. dr. Tom Vander Beken, Vakgroep Criminologie, Strafrecht en Sociaal Recht (RE23)
    Defense location and time
    Aula, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent, 17:00
  • Multimedia in de stad. Interacties tussen het geschreven, gedrukte en gesproken woord in de Gentse publieke sfeer (1550-1585)

    Jan 31
    Faculty
    Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
    Promovendus/a
    Louise Vermeersch
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Geschiedenis
    Promotor(s)
    Anne-Laure Van Bruaene (Vakgroep Geschiedenis, UGent) - Samuel Mareel (Vakgroep Letterkunde, UGent) - Koenraad Jonckheere (Vakgroep Kunst-, Muziek- en Theaterwetenschappen, UGent)
    Defense location and time
    Jozef Plateauzaal, Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent, 16:00