Ongoing PhD research

Name Title Univ. Promoter SCK•CEN Mentor PhD started
Dekempeneer Yana 213Bismuth-labeled nanobodies as a new treatment approach in targeted alpha therapy VUB
Caveliers Vicky (VUB)
Gysemans Mireille 2016-10-01
Lemmens Laurent 3D Porous media reconstruction for natural and engineered radioactive waste confinement barriers – A multiscale-multiphase approach KUL
Huysmans Marijke (KUL)
Laloy Eric 2016-10-01
Babaei Saeid A Multi Scale Approach to Model Early Age Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Behaviour on non-reinforced Concrete
Steenackers Gunther
Seetharam Suresh 2017-01-16
Sunay Rodríguez Pérez A simulation framework to balance radiation induced risk against image quality in radiology KULeuven
Bosmans Hilde (KULeuven)
Struelens Lara 2014-12-15
Varzina Anna Accelerated carbonation in unsaturated fractured cement KULeuven
Cizer Özlem (KULeuven)
Perko Janez 2016-10-06
Frederickx Lander Advanced mineralogical study of the clay mineral fraction in Boom Clay KULeuven
Elsen Jan (KULeuven)
De Craen Mieke 2015-11-16
Caglak Emre Atomic scale simulation of gaseous and volatile fission products with application to LWR and GEN-IV fuels ULB
Dubus Alain (ULB)
Govers Kevin 2016-11-16
Goussarov Gleb Bioinformatics tools for metagenomics analysis of microbial communities
Vandamme Peter
Monsieurs Pieter 2017-10-01
Pauwels Jente Chemical and radiological assessment of deep brine-type geothermal groundwaters. KU Leuven
Cappuyns Valérie (KU Leuven)
Salah Sonia 2017-10-01
Kayal Gunjan Clinical dosimetry in molecular radiotherapy INSERM
Bardies Manuel (INSERM)
Struelens Lara 2018-01-01
Buchatskaya Yulia Complexation/colloid formation of U(VI) with Boom Clay dissolved organic matter
Salah Sonia 2016-10-01
Latré Edwin Contextual variation in crisis-induced changes in public opinion and nuclear policies: the case of the Fukushima accident UA
Thijssen Peter (UA)
Perko Tanja 2014-10-01
Ren Wei Contribution to radiation damage modeling of reactor pressure vessel materials in the ductile upper shelf regime (From Charpy impact upper shelf energy to crack resistance curve)
Pardoen Thomas
Chaouadi Rachid 2018-01-01
Bakaeva Anastasiia Correlation between microstructure and retention in candidate materials for the first wall UGent
Noterdaeme Jean-Marie (UGent)
Terentyev Dmitry 2014-11-15
Moudud Hasan Md Decreasing global uncertainty in mapping site & environmental contamination by combining different measurement techniques in a joint (geo)statistical interpretation VUB
Huysmans Marijke (VUB)
Vidmar Tim 2017-10-01
Belmans Niels Dental pediatric imaging: an investigation towards low dose radiation induced risks UHasselt
Lambrichts Ivo (UHasselt)
Moreels Marjan 2015-10-01
Yin Chao Development and qualification of irradiation tolerant tungsten and novel toughness-enhanced composites for fusion applications UCL
Pardoen Thomas (UCL)
Terentyev Dmitry 2017-01-15
Wanna Nancy Development and validation of HPLC-SF-ICP-MS methodologies for characterization of spent nuclear fuel UGent
Vanhaecke Frank (UGent)
Van Hoecke Karen 2017-01-15
Bijloos Gunther Development and validation of an on-line CFD based data assimilation method for different stratification regimes KULeuven
Meyers Johan (KULeuven)
Camps Johan 2016-10-01
Beliš Marek Development of 188Re-based radiopharmaceuticals for theranostic treatment of melanoma
Vandenberghe Stefaan
Van Hecke Karen 2017-10-16
Star Kelbij Sabrina Development of Reduced Order CFD models for the application of Uncertainty Quantification UGent
Degroote Joris (UGent)
Belloni Francesco 2017-10-01
Griseri Matteo Development of carbide materials for radioactive ion beam production at high-power ISOL facilities KULeuven - MTM
Vleugels Jozef (KULeuven - MTM)
Popescu Lucia 2016-10-15
Puype Athina Development of improved ferritic/martensitic creep-resistant steels for nuclear energy UGent
Petrov Roumen (UGent)
Malerba Lorenzo 2014-09-01
Ali Md Muntasir Dissection of novel resistance mechanisms in Cupriavidus metallidurans VUB
Charlier Daniel (VUB)
Van Houdt Rob 2015-10-01
Verlinden Bart Effect of ionizing radiation on solvent extraction systems for the separation of minor actinides KULeuven
Binnemans Koen (KULeuven)
Van Hecke Karen 2017-10-01
Craenen Kai Effect of radiation on neural tube closure and related congenital abnormalities KUL
Moons Lieve (KUL)
Benotmane Rafi 2014-10-01
Zinovev Aleksandr Finite element modelling of mechanical properties of Tungsten under neutron irradiation UCL
Delannay Laurent (UCL)
Terentyev Dmitry 2015-10-01
Ahmed Kamar ElZaman Mona Genetic/epigenetic signatures of radiation-induced thyroid cancer in post-Chernobyl samples ULg
Willems Luc (ULg)
Derradji Hanane 2017-06-01
Daems Noami Hybrid gold nanoparticles coated with organic polymers and antibodies as platforms for cancer theranostics: Investigation of the cytotoxicity mechanisms and feasibility study of radioactive doping FUNDP
Lucas Stéphane (FUNDP)
Aerts An 2016-10-17
Coninx Emma Identification of radiation-induced premature ageing and neurodegeneration in a mouse model for Alzheimer disease KULeuven
Moons Lieve (KULeuven)
Verslegers Mieke 2016-10-01
Konings Katrien Impact of different radiation qualities on molecular and functional changes in cancer cells: role of Hedgehog signaling KUL
Haustermans Karin (KUL)
Moreels Marjan 2014-10-01
Brunier Philippe Improving the extraction of radioactive isotopes from MYRRHA linac targets by molecular sidebands
Cottenier Stefaan
Aerts Alexander 2017-10-16
Wangle Tadeáš Improving the sintering behaviour of thorium oxide KULeuven - MTM
Vleugels Jozef (KULeuven - MTM)
Verwerft Marc 2015-10-01
Bussé Jakob Inorganic sorption materials tailored for 225Ra/225Ac and 225Ac/213Bi radionuclide generators for biomedical applications KULeuven
Binnemans Koen (KULeuven)
Van Hoecke Karen 2017-10-01
Cristina Antonella Interception, retention and translocation of radionuclides in agricultural crops under greenhouse conditions, following sprinkling irrigation UA
Samson Roeland (UA)
Sweeck Lieve 2016-11-01
Segers Charlotte Investigating microbial therapies to combat gut microbiome dysbiosis during pelvic irradiation UA
Lebeer Sarah (UA)
Mastroleo Felice 2017-10-01
Schreinemachers Christian Investigation of the influence of redox conditions on the conversion of actinide solutions into solid microspheres via sol-gel chemistry KULeuven
Binnemans Koen (KULeuven)
Verwerft Marc 2016-10-01
Cautaerts Niels Investigation of the influence of thermo-mechanical treatments on microstructure and mechanical properties of Ti stabilized 15Cr-15Ni austenitic stainless steel UA
Schryvers Dominique (UA)
Delville Rémi 2015-10-01
Gladinez Kristof Mass transport of oxygen and corrosion products in LBE cooled systems UGent
Heynderickx Geraldine (UGent)
Rosseel Kris 2015-10-01
Yadav Anu Mechanisms of radiation resistance in Arthrospira sp. PCC 8005 UHasselt
Cuypers Ann (UHasselt)
Janssen Paul 2015-10-01
Mbouombouo Mfossa André Mechanistic analysis of radiation-induced microcephaly and cognitive impairment in mice KUL
Huylebroeck Danny (KUL)
Quintens Roel 2015-10-01
Mwihaki Kariuki Jackline Mechanistic understanding of the response to low-dose radiation in plant differing in radiosensitivity: molecular profiling of radiation-exposed Arabidopsis thaliana and Oryza sativa UHasselt
Cuypers Ann (UHasselt)
Horemans Nele 2015-10-01
Tamborino Giulia Medical alpha emitting radionuclides: how to correlate microdosimetry with biological effects? EURotterdam
De Jong Marion (EURotterdam)
De Saint-Hubert Marijke 2017-10-01
Meleshenkovskii Iaroslav Medium resolution gamma rays spectroscopy for safeguards applications ULB
Pauly Nicolas (ULB)
Borella Alessandro 2015-09-01
Props Ruben Microbial community fingerprinting to predict pathogen outgrowth in engineered aquatic systems UGent
Boon Nico (UGent)
Monsieurs Pieter 2014-10-13
Van Eesbeeck Valérie Microbiological analysis of spent nuclear fuel pools: towards the identification of radiation-resistant bacteria UCL
Mahillon Jacques (UCL)
Monsieurs Pieter 2015-10-01
Bianchi Anna Microdosimetry of therapeutic proton beams
Reniers Brigitte
Vanhavere Filip 2017-10-01
Dwivedi Prashant Microstructure of n-irradiated tungsten: experimental investigation and modelling Terentyev Dmitry 2018-03-01
Abdelrahman Mahmoud Personal dosimetry of workers without a physical dosemeter using computational methods
Phillips Christophe
Vanhavere Filip 2016-08-16
Fulco Alexandro Photon and proton small field dosimetry based on dose-area product KULeuven
Sterpin Edmond (KULeuven)
Mihailescu Cristian 2017-10-01
Vande Pitte Jonas Post-test irradiation temperature determination and neutron dosimetry methods UGent
Detavernier Christophe (UGent)
Uytdenhouwen Inge 2017-10-01
Saldarriaga Vargas Clarita Preclinical computational dosimetry of Nanobodies in targeted radionuclide therapy of HER-2 over-expressing cancers VUB
Caveliers Vicky (VUB)
Saldarriaga Vargas Clarita 2017-04-01
Kenens Joke Probing the potential of citizen science in the governance of nuclear incidents, accidents, and post-disaster situations KUL
Van Hoyweghen Ine (KUL)
Turcanu Catrinel 2017-08-01
Lu Min Quantifying and predicting river-aquifer exchange in lowland floodplains (Nete, Demer and Dijle) KULeuven
Huysmans Marijke (KULeuven)
Gedeon Matej 2017-11-01
Cea Andrew R&D in support of the development of a Low-Enriched Uranium based radioisotope production target UCL
Pardoen Thomas (UCL)
Van den Berghe Sven 2016-10-01
Ashford Martin RIB production at ISOL@MYRRHA: design-optimization analysis UCL
Aït Abderrahim Hamid (UCL)
Popescu Lucia 2017-01-01
Zsabka Peter Radiation-resistant ionic liquids for extraction of minor actinides KULeuven
Binnemans Koen (KULeuven)
Cardinaels Thomas 2015-12-09
Salvato Daniele SEMPER FI – EMPIRE : Study of fission rate and fission density effects UGent
Detavernier Christophe (UGent)
Van den Berghe Sven 2016-11-01
Glesner Colin Safety, security, and innovation in high-risk sociotechnical systems – tensions and tradeoffs ULg
Fallon Catherine (ULg)
Turcanu Catrinel 2017-10-01
Moortgat Celine Search for a sterile neutrino using a short-baseline oscillation experiment at the BR2 research reactor UGent
Ryckbosch Dirk (UGent)
Popescu Lucia 2014-10-01
Parisi Alessio Space dosimetry with luminescent detectors UMONS
Mégret Patrice (UMONS)
Van Hoey Olivier 2015-10-01
Di Ciacca Antoine Spatially distributed recharge in groundwater models: bridging the gap between the soil profile and the catchment scale KULeuven
Vanderborght Jan (KULeuven)
Leterme Bertrand 2015-11-14
Cascioli Edoardo Study of low Prandtl number heat transfer in the E-SCAPE liquid-metal pool facility TUDelft
Kenjeres Sasa (TUDelft)
Van Tichelen Katrien 2015-10-01
Van de Voorde Michiel Supported ionic liquid phases for extraction and separation of medical radiolanthanides KULeuven
Binnemans Koen (KULeuven)
Cardinaels Thomas 2015-10-01
Ramadan Raghda The role of intercellular communication in low dose radiation-induced atherosclerosis UGent
Leybaert Luc (UGent)
Aerts An 2015-10-01
Tunca Bensu Towards the development of novel cladding materials based on nanolaminated ternary carbides (MAX phases) for different nuclear systems KULeuven - MTM
Vleugels Jozef (KULeuven - MTM)
Lambrinou Konstantza 2015-10-01
Charalampopoulou Evangelia Transmission electron microscopy study on the liquid metal corrosion mechanisms of the 1.4970 austenitic stainless steel fuel cladding for MYRRHA UA
Schryvers Dominique (UA)
Delville Rémi 2015-04-15
Dierckx Marc Ultrasonic measurement techniques in heavy liquid metals KULeuven
Bogaerts Walter (KULeuven)
Vermeeren Ludo 2015-01-01
De Meutter Pieter Uncertainty quantification in long range lagrangian atmospheric transport and dispersion modelling UGent
Termonia Piet (UGent)
Camps Johan 2015-01-01
Maertens Laurens Understanding copper- and silver-based antimicrobials and their potential in space applications
Matroule Jean-Yves
Van Houdt Rob 2017-10-01
Lamers Greta Unraveling non-cancer effects of spaceflight: how are the brain and skin affected in astronauts? UGent
Baatout Sarah (UGent)
Moreels Marjan 2017-10-25
Rogiers Tom Unravelling radionuclide resistance mechanisms in the bacterium Cupriavidus metallidurans UGent
Boon Nico (UGent)
Mijnendonckx Kristel 2017-10-01
Inalegwu Auchi Unravelling the potential of circular RNAs as novel biomarkers of radiation exposure and -sensitivity and their functional characterization in the radiation response UA
de vos winnok (UA)
Quintens Roel 2017-10-15
Deyhle Jr. Richard Why is our immune system confused during space flight? Searching for mechanisms that modulate T cell activity in response to space stressors
Baatout Sarah
Moreels Marjan 2018-01-15