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Preview: New innovative method to test paint

New innovative method to test paint

VUB revolutionises research into surface bonding

Faster renovation with lightweight façade system

Faster renovation with lightweight façade system

VUB researcher tests new type of façade panel containing less cement

IR
Axiles Bionics and VUB-BruBotics receive a €2M R&D grant from Innoviris

Axiles Bionics and VUB-BruBotics receive a €2M R&D grant from Innoviris

Grant will be used for the development of AXILES BIONICS’ advanced bionic prostheses for lower limb amputees

IR
Artificial Intelligence for a broader public

Artificial Intelligence for a broader public

The Artificial Intelligence Lab of the VUB strengthens its focus on lifelong learning with its “AI Lifelong Learning Program”

WE, IR
Four VUB researchers receive prestigious ERC Starting Grants

Four VUB researchers receive prestigious ERC Starting Grants

European Commission awards €6.3 mil. to research focused on human rights and ecology, imaginary borders in film, photonics and bioarcheology

WE, LW, IR, ES, 2 more…
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Green Energy Park and Flux50 invest €3 million in Smart Village Lab

Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Green Energy Park and Flux50 invest €3 million in Smart Village Lab

Unique testing site for development of smart, sustainable and energy efficient residential area

IR, CO
Smart materials indicate metal fatigue

Smart materials indicate metal fatigue

VUB researchers use 3D printing to integrate sensors in metal

IR
VUB and partners in Italy, Germany, France and the Netherlands receive €6.5 million of EU support to develop new generation of ergonomic robots

VUB and partners in Italy, Germany, France and the Netherlands receive €6.5 million of EU support to develop new generation of ergonomic robots

AI for the common good: international research project SOPHIA uses robotics to make workplaces healthier

IR, ES, LK, CO
Two VUB researchers win prestigious BiR&D Award

Two VUB researchers win prestigious BiR&D Award

Prizes for research into self-healing robots and megabodies by Seppe Terryn and Tomasz Uchanski

WE, IR
Are we ready to become energy producers?

Are we ready to become energy producers?

EU Horizon 2020 programme RENAISSANCE survey seeks views on renewable energy and local power generation

IR
VUB student carries out unique research into gold adhesion on sacred Buddhist temple in Myanmar

VUB student carries out unique research into gold adhesion on sacred Buddhist temple in Myanmar

IR
New tool from VUB scientist helps cities better cope with impacts of climate change

New tool from VUB scientist helps cities better cope with impacts of climate change

Model shows where in Brussels extra green space can be provided to cope with drought and flooding

IR
Mobility after Covid-19 crisis

Mobility after Covid-19 crisis

Less commuting, more outdoor exercise and more space for cyclists

IR, ES
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