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Minh Duc Nguyen obtained the Solvay Award 2015 23.10.2016

Minh Duc Nguyen obtained the Solvay Award 2015 for his MSc thesis entitled “Stereo Depth Estimation with Inter-view Consistencies”. The promotor of Duc’s MSc thesis was Adrian Munteanu. Jan Hanca and Shao-Ping Lu were thesis advisers.
The awards ceremony was organized by the International Solvay Institutes during a grandiose Solvay Public Event at the Flagey building in Brussels. The event involved panel discussions and plenary talks given by distinguished scientists and Nobel prize laureates in chemistry.
Obtaining the Solvay prize involved a very strong competition with brilliant students in chemistry, physics, biochemistry and engineering. Congratulations to Duc for this outstanding result!

Selected as Editors’ Pick: Joint ETRO-Structural Biology Brussels publication 09.09.2016

A joint ETRO - Structural Biology Brussels publication (Lectin-Glycan Interaction Network-Based Identification of Host Receptors of Microbial Pathogenic Adhesins has been selected as Editors’ Pick of the mBio journal. It is featured as “Bioinformatic approach identifies receptors that pathogens use to attach to host cells” on the front page of the mBio journal website (see the “current issue” tab at

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The Sound of Chocolate wins Make.Brussels: 30000 eur to realise the project 31.05.2016

With this project Felipe Reinoso Carvalho (ETRO-VUB), Peter Passos and Elien Haentjens want to revitalize the neighborhood of Sablon, by bringing together creative people from the most different fields: musicians, chocolatiers and scientists. Together, they’ll develop an innovative experience which is based on research that explores the influence that music can have on taste.

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Emerging Sciences and a Changing World: EU-Japan in Transition Symposium

We are pleased to inform you of the symposium " Emerging Sciences and a Changing World: EU-Japan in Transition ...

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“Characterization of coupled metal-graphene multilayer structure at WR 3.4 frequency band”

In World Symposium on Mechatronics Engineering & Applied Physics

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“Image Processing for Art Investigation”

In Electronic Letters on Computer Vision and Image Analysis

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“Service composition with quality of service management in environmental sensor networks”

In International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing

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Nieuwe videoformaten zoals 3D, 4K en 360° bepalen hoe we in toekomst tv en video kijken

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iMinds innoveert met beelden

Kanaal Z

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