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PhD Jasper Van Hoorick receives Biointerphases poster award ESB conference

Published on 09 October 2017

PhD Jasper Van Hoorick receives Biointerphases poster award ESB conference

At the 28th Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials (ESB) in Athens, Jasper presented his work on "Gelatin Functionalization Strategies Enhance Biofabrication Versatility on the Micro and Macro-Scale." The Award Committee rewarded the scientific excellence of Jasper Van Hoorick with the Biointerphases poster award.

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Prof. Sandra Van Vlierberghe receives prestigious ESB Jean Leray Award 2017

Published on 05 October 2017

Prof. Sandra Van Vlierberghe receives prestigious ESB Jean Leray Award 2017

Prof. Sandra Van Vlierberghe, professor at both VUB B-PHOT and PBM Gent, has contributed to the knowledge in the field of biomaterials by elaborating innovative hydrogel crosslinking strategies that combine excellent biocompatibility with processing versatility. In addition to advancing biopolymers in the biomaterials field, she also introduced the solid state crosslinking capability of synthetic hydrogels, a finding which was patented jointly with industry.

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Thiago Raddo, as first co-tutelle between VUB B-PHOT and University of São Paulo, successfully defended his PhD work tackling next generation optical networks

Published on 28 September 2017

Thiago Raddo, as first co-tutelle between VUB B-PHOT and University of São Paulo, successfully defended his PhD work tackling next generation optical networks

Thanks to recent progress, Fiber-To-The-Home (FTTH) is becoming the norm in many countries, and the significant increase of bandwidth allows the emergence of new services and technologies. Tactile internet, telemedicine and real-time 3-D content generation are now realistic and probably represent the onset of the next wave of innovation.

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EUR-ACE® international quality label for graduates of European MSc. In Photonics

Published on 27 September 2017

EUR-ACE® international quality label for graduates of European MSc. In Photonics

After the submission of the evaluation file followed by the visit of the experts in 2016, the conclusions of the CTI have been confirmed to us today. This international quality label provides a set of standards that identifies high-quality engineering degree programmes in Europe and abroad, and facilitates academic and professional mobility.

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