nanocomposites for medical applications

Project Details


nanocomposites will be develloped to reduce the material and energy consumption of products used for mediacal applications. Examples are Braces and masks for fixation of patients during irradiation.
Effective start/end date1/01/0831/12/08


  • Phase separation in (aqueous) polymer systems
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Rheo-DSC
  • Polymer Characterization
  • Modulated Temperature Dsc
  • (Reversible) Thermosets
  • Stimuli-responsive polymers
  • Nano-thermal analysis
  • Nanoclays and carbon nanotubes
  • Cure reaction mechanisms
  • Biodegradable Polymers
  • Carbon Nanotubes
  • Nanocomposites
  • Advanced Thermal Analysis
  • Inorganic Polymer Glasses
  • Material Interphases

Flemish discipline codes

  • Physical sciences
  • Chemical sciences
  • Materials engineering