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Cmse Textile Materials

  1. 1. Centre for Materials Science and Engineering
  2. 2. <ul><li>Coordinating organisation of departments and research groups at Ghent University . </li></ul><ul><li>Grouping the broad expertise in materials science currently available in 13 departments collaborating at an interfaculty and multidisciplinary level </li></ul>CMSE
  3. 3. <ul><li>Activities </li></ul><ul><li>      Education </li></ul><ul><li>      Research in the field of materials science and its industrial applications </li></ul><ul><li>      Service providing to the industry. </li></ul>
  4. 4. CMSE MATERIALS <ul><li>Metals </li></ul><ul><li>(Bio)polymers </li></ul><ul><li>Textiles </li></ul><ul><li>Composites </li></ul><ul><li>Ceramic materials </li></ul><ul><li>Cement-based materials </li></ul><ul><li>Magnetic materials </li></ul><ul><li>Biomaterials </li></ul><ul><li>Electronics </li></ul><ul><li>Semiconductors </li></ul><ul><li>Coatings </li></ul><ul><li>Biofilms </li></ul><ul><li>Chemicals </li></ul><ul><li>Wood and wood-based materials </li></ul>
  5. 5. CMSE <ul><li>OBJECTIVES </li></ul><ul><li>conducting high-quality research in the field of materials science, </li></ul><ul><li>applying these research results in order to obtain material developments leading to products with a high added value; materials innovation, </li></ul>
  6. 6. CMSE <ul><li> OBJECTIVES </li></ul><ul><li>supporting the local industry aimed at advanced materials production : offering a performant research infrastructure and research logistics, including scientific services; technology transfer in general, </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li> OBJECTIVES </li></ul><ul><li>optimising the materials science education; not only for regular formations, but also through specialised continuing education and its electronic dissemination, </li></ul><ul><li>organising workshops and conferences with regard to modern developments in materials science. </li></ul>CMSE
  8. 8. Research - Stimulating the materials science research in order to develop new materials, find new applications, … - Stimulating the interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research (properties, structure, applications, processing, …) - Development of a joint research infrastructure <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  9. 9. Actual research domains concerning materials technology in the participating departments <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  10. 10. Dental Materials - Development and optimisation of bone cements – calcium phosphates - Development and optimisation of glass ionomer cements - Evaluation of dental composites - Study of the fluoride release of materials with regard to caries prevention -(De)mineralisation of biominerals <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  11. 11. Wood Technology - Wood preservation - Wood modification - Wood quality - Wood finishing - Wood and environment <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  12. 12. Mechanical Construction and Production - Fracture-mechanics of large-scale structural elements - Mechanics of fibre reinforced materials - Non-destructive material testing, characterisation and monitoring - Experimental mechanics - Tribological properties of materials <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  13. 13. Information Technology - Integration and packaging technologies for opto- electronic and optical components - Microstructuring of materials by means of laser ablation - Electromagnetic properties of high frequency and microwave materials - Interaction of electromagnetic fields with biological materials - Acoustic noise absorbing materials <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  14. 14. Electronics and Information Systems - Thin film coatings - Screen printing of thick film layers - Spin coating of organic dielectric layers - Electroless and galvanic deposition of metals - Dip coating of photosensitive epoxies - Conductive, non-conductive and anisotropic conductive adhesives - Solder & adhesive assembly of electronic components <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  15. 15. Electrical Energy, Systems and Automation - Characterisation of magnetic materials : * magnetic properties under unidirectional and rotational magnetic excitations * with respect to magnetostriction - Numerical modelling of magnetic materials for the CAD design of electrical machines <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  16. 16. Metallurgy and Materials Science - General physical metallurgy of steels - Stainless steels for flat rolled products - Advanced techniques for materials characterisation (AFM, ESEM) - Plastic deformation, recrystallisation and texture development - Solvent extraction - Non-ferrous casting technology and corrosion research <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  17. 17. Textiles - Dyeability of polyester microfibres - Production of fibre reinforced composites by means of pultrusion - Use of thermoplastic manmade fibres and materials in sportswear - Modellation and optimisation of production processes - Simulation of textile structures - Non-wovens, Agro- and geotextiles - Smart textiles - Recycling of textile materials - Extrusion <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  18. 18. Structural Engineering - Concrete technology (high performance, self compacting, …) - Fibre reinforced (based on glass, aramid and carbon fibres) and pre-stressed concrete - Durability of cement based materials - Incorporation of waste materials in concrete <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  19. 19. Applied Physics - Surface treatment by means of atmospheric pressure plasmas : * improved adherence of polymers * coating of surfaces, fibres, … * cleaning - Nano functionalisation of surfaces - Plasma synthesis of nanomaterials <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  20. 20. Solid State Sciences - Surface physics, catalysis - Coatings, deposition techniques : e.g. * PVD (Physical Vapour Deposition) * CVD (Chemical Vapour Deposition) - Thin films - Basic research on reactive sputtering - Influence of the plasma treatment of coatings on their surface tension - Magnetron technology <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  21. 21. Inorganic and Physical Chemistry - Ceramic coatings via spincoating, dip coating, flame spraying and spray pyrolysis - Physico-chemical and mechanical properties of ceramic composites - Thermal analysis, magnetic and electrical properties of solid materials - Kinetic studies of solid state reactions - Morphology of porous materials - Ceramic oxides with negative expansion coefficients - Magnetic separation <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  22. 22. Pharmaceutical Analysis - Antimicrobial coatings on polymers - Surface modification of polymers (anti-adhesion of microorganisms) - Biofilms on surfaces <ul><li>Centre for Materials Science and Engineering </li></ul>
  23. 23. CMSE   COORDINATOR ir. Els Van der Burght Tel. : +32-(0)9-264 57 56 Fax : +32-(0)9-264 58 42 e-mail : [email_address] Website : http://CMSE. UGent .be Address : Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 907 9052 GENT