HealCon as project story for H2020
2014-06-05 /// The European Commission DG Research & Innovation has selected the HealCon project, coördinated by UGent Prof. De Belie, for the H2020 Project Stories website. Click here to view.
2014-05-24 /// The Polytechnical University of Catalonia and UGent joined forces on developing concrete surfaces as biological substratum, a concept to increase green areas in cities. The work resulted in a joint PhD on 'Bioreceptivity optimisation of concrete substratum to stimulate biological colonisation' by Sandra Manso Blanco, of which the public defence takes place 3 June 2014 at 16:00 at the the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (Jozef Plateaustraat, Gent).
FESG wins FIREFORUM AWARD 2013
Prof. Merci nominated for UGent Prometheus
2013-11-22 /// Prof. Bart Merci of the fire safety research groep, member of DBm is nominated for the UGent Prometheus Award for Best Researcher. The award ceremony will take place on 18 December 2013 at the Aula (Volderstraat 9, Gent). For more information clikc here. To register for this event click here.
DBm partners nominated for FIREFORUM AWARDS
2013-10-23 /// The Fireforum Awards 2013 will take place on 21 November 2013, at the Diamant Building in Brussels. This is the second edition of the awards, and this year we have 2 DBm partners which are nominated. In the category engineering offices the UGent DBm spin-off Fire Engineered Solutions Ghent is among the nominates. In the category scientific institutes, the Magnel Laboratory for Concrete Research (founding partner of DBm) is nominated. Congratulations for the good work. More information on the Fireforum Awards can be found here.