Completed PhD projects

Strain-induced initation and progression of articular cartilage damage

Lorenza Henao Murillo (Faculteit Biomedische Technologie)

Tube-based modeling of the dynamics of entangled polymer chains

Olga Shchetnikava (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Towards photoplethysmographic imaging

modeling, experiments and applications

Video camera assesses vascular health

Andreia Vieira Moco (Faculteit Electrical Engineering)

High speed electro-absorption modulators in indium phosphide generic integration technologies

Marija Trajkovic (Faculteit Electrical Engineering)

Multiscale modeling of the hygro-mechanical response of paper sheets

Linking the swelling of paper sheets and their microstructural properties

Priyam Samantray (Faculteit Werktuigbouwkunde)

Scalar transport in enhanced subsurface flows

A novel pumping scheme to enhance mining of metals and minerals and effective groundwater treatment

Stephen Varghese (Faculteit Technische Natuurkunde)

The life of a spray

Cleaner future engines thanks to better understanding of diesel spray behavior

Noud Maes (Faculteit Werktuigbouwkunde)

Process mining based on object-centric behavioral constraint (OCBC) models

Guangming Li (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Identification of multi-layer interface systems : a full-field, micro-mechanical approach

Identification of multi-layer interface systems

Andre Ruybalid (Faculteit Werktuigbouwkunde)

Macrophage-driven in situ cardiovascular tissue engineering

balancing biomaterial degradation and neo-tissue formation

Tamar Wissing (Faculteit Biomedische Technologie)

Emotions, decisions, actions

the psychology of entrepreneurship

Stela Ivanova (Faculteit Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences)

Design and control of capital goods service supply chains with additive manufacturing

Local 3D printing of spare parts can reduce operating costs up to 58%

Bram Westerweel (Faculteit Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences)

Mechanical performance of glassy polymers : influence of physical ageing and molecular architecture

Understanding and predicting break down of polymers

Coen Clarijs (Faculteit Werktuigbouwkunde)

The development of luminescent solar concentrator photomicroreactors to enable solar photochemistry

Microreactors that are efficiently powered by fluctuating sunlight

Dario CambiƩ (Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie)

Engineering stabilizers of 14-3-3 protein-protein interactions

Sebastian Andrei (Faculteit Biomedische Technologie)

ReVive

designing the newborn life support manikin

Betere reanimatietraining door levensechte kunstbaby

Mark Thielen (Faculteit Industrial Design)

Investigation of exciton properties in organic materials via many-body perturbation theory

Modeling energy transport in an organic solar cell

Jens Wehner (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Integration of buried-heterostructures in a generic integration photonic platform

design, fabrication and characterization

Valeria Rustichelli (Faculteit Electrical Engineering)