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PhD Lien Smeesters is finalist for global Edmund Optics Educational Awards

Published on 22 September 2016

PhD Lien Smeesters is finalist for global Edmund Optics Educational Awards

Within her doctorate research, she studies different spectroscopic techniques, including absorbance and fluorescence spectroscopy, for the optical detection of carcinogenic mycotoxins and the prediction of the harmful acrylamide formation in food products.

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PhD Meijie Li successfully defends her research facilitating novel laser-based applications

Published on 19 September 2016

PhD Meijie Li successfully defends her research facilitating novel laser-based applications

Laser-based systems are widely used in research, industry, medical care and consumer products. The optical modeling and design of such systems is essential in order to find innovative solutions for various applications, and to develop novel applications beyond the current state-of-the-art.

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B-PHOT Director Hugo Thienpont pursues as vice-rector Innovation and Valorisation Policy

Published on 16 September 2016

B-PHOT Director Hugo Thienpont pursues as vice-rector Innovation and  Valorisation Policy

The new rector of VUB, Caroline Pauwels, who will lead her first academic opening on 27 September, has announced her team of vice-rectors. They are Jan Danckaert (Education and Student Policy), Karin Vanderkerken (Research Policy), Hugo Thienpont (Innovation & Industrial Policy), and Sonja Snacken (International Relations Policy). The Board decided unanimously to appoint the new rector’s team.

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Looking for a challenging PhD?

Published on 31 August 2016

Looking for a challenging PhD?

We are inviting applications for a ESR position in Photonic crystal fibres optimized for distributed pressure sensing within the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network “FINESSE”

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B-PHOT cooperates with EYESTvzw for STEM-projects in Photonics
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