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Preview: 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

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

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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

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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

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Mobility after Covid-19 crisis

Mobility after Covid-19 crisis

Less commuting, more outdoor exercise and more space for cyclists

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AI and data-driven solutions to Covid-19 crisis

AI and data-driven solutions to Covid-19 crisis

VUB AI Experience Centre launches webinars on fake news, respirators and face masks, lung scans, AI algorithms and coronavirus apps

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Transformed snorkel masks to protect staff working with Covid-19 patients distributed on large scale to Belgian hospitals, thanks to two collectives

Transformed snorkel masks to protect staff working with Covid-19 patients distributed on large scale to Belgian hospitals, thanks to two collectives

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VUB engineers tackle imminent shortage of ventilation equipment

VUB engineers tackle imminent shortage of ventilation equipment

Prototype is ready and being tested

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“Don't go for bottled water when stockpiling”

“Don't go for bottled water when stockpiling”

VUB hydrologist promotes tap water

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First prize for app that treats muscle disorders

First prize for app that treats muscle disorders

Innovative game by VUB scientists wins US foundation’s App Development Competition

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VUB scientist develops self-healing robots

VUB scientist develops self-healing robots

The unique polymers repair faster than human skin and make costly repairs unnecessary

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