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Interested in VUB's licensing opportunities?

Here you can find an overview of VUB technologies available for licensing or for R&D partnerships. By clicking the titles on the left, you can read more non-confidential details of the technologies we offer. Please…

Biomedical Research at the VUB

Research performed at the University Medical Center Brussels Today more than ever, our society is facing many challenges in the field of health. Health research at the University Medical Center Brussels…

CFD Model for improved flow field designs in fuel cells

Maldistributions reducing performance and life time of fuel cellsThe distribution of species concentrations in a fuel cell due to local consumption of fuel and local transport of water through the membrane causes…

Multilevel in vitro platform for liver toxicity screening

The liver is the most important site of drug metabolism in the body, with approximately 60% of marketed compounds being cleared by hepatic biotransformation. However some drugs undergo metabolic bioactivation…

Research expertise in sustainable chemistry at the VUB

The contribution of chemistry accross all areas of sustainable developmentTo facilitate a fruitful collaboration between companies, knowledge centers and universities in sustainable chemistry research,…

VUB TechTransfer success stories

Want to know more about innovative and future-oriented technologies developed at the university? Looking for partnerships with VUB research groups? Interested in university labs offering technology or consulting…

Torsion spring with variable stiffness

Alternative for springs with constant stiffness Mechanical springs are used in almost all mechanisms. They can be used to reduce shocks, apply a force, store energy or change natural frequencies. The major drawback…

Research on energy & environment at the VUB

Tackling the challenges of the 21st century Environmental issues demand for a strategic long term approach based on more shared responsibility, a more efficient knowledge exchange and the establishment…