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)
Rogiers Bart 2016-10-01
Babaei Saeid A Multi Scale Approach to Model Early Age Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Behaviour on non-reinforced Concrete UAntwerpen
Steenackers Gunther (UAntwerpen)
Seetharam Suresh 2017-01-16
Al-dbissi Moad A novel approach to partial defect testing of spent nuclear fuel for safeguards applications
Pazsit Imre
Borella Alessandro 2020-03-01
Varzina Anna Accelerated carbonation in unsaturated fractured cement KULeuven
Cizer Özlem (KULeuven)
Perko Janez 2016-10-06
Corazza Christophe Aerosol formation, transport and deposition in lead based fast reactors KULeuven
Vetrano Maria Rosaria (KULeuven)
Rosseel Kris 2018-10-01
Van Dyck Isabelle Application of Lemna minor in site remediation strategies
Vangronsveld Jaco
Vanhoudt Nathalie 2019-10-01
Chang Chih-Cheng Assessment of mechanical properties of fusion materials by micro-mechanical testing UCL
Pardoen Thomas (UCL)
Terentyev Dmitry 2020-02-01
Nabha Racell Assessment of relative biological effectiveness of clinical and secondary irradiation in proton therapy by microdosimetric measurements and simulations KULeuven
Sterpin Edmond (KULeuven)
Van Hoey Olivier 2019-01-01
Caglak Emre Atomic scale simulation of gaseous and volatile fission products with application to LWR and GEN-IV fuels ULB
Labeau Pierre-Etienne (ULB)
Verwerft Marc 2016-11-16
Goussarov Gleb Bioinformatics tools for metagenomics analysis of microbial communities UGent
Vandamme Peter (UGent)
Van Houdt Rob 2017-10-01
Sallam Magy Cardiovascular dysfunction after cancer radiation therapy: search for biomarkers and study of the underlying physiological mechanisms UAntwerpen
Guns Pieter-Jan (UAntwerpen)
Aerts An 2018-12-01
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 UToulouse
Bardies Manuel (UToulouse)
Struelens Lara 2018-01-01
Abrams Floris Combining Machine Learning and Operations Research methods for Optimizing Remediation Efforts in Response to Large-Scale Nuclear Emergencies Affecting Food and Agriculture KULeuven
Van Orshoven Jos (KULeuven)
Sweeck Lieve 2019-10-01
Hoti Ferdiana Communication of uncertainties related to radiological risk situations UAntwerpen
Thijssen Peter (UAntwerpen)
Perko Tanja 2018-10-15
Buchatskaya Yulia Complexation/colloid formation of U(VI) with Boom Clay dissolved organic matter UCL
DEVILLERS Michel (UCL)
Salah Sonia 2016-10-01
Li Xiang Corrosion study of the BR1 fuel in highly alkaline conditions UCL
Pardoen Thomas (UCL)
Valcke Elie 2020-01-01
Hasan Moudud 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
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
Ahenkorah Stephen Development of 225Ac- and 213Bi-labelled somatostatin analogues with improved tumour to kidney ratio for the treatment of neuroendocrine tumours KULeuven
Bormans Guy (KULeuven)
Ooms Maarten 2018-10-29
Cassells Irwin Development of 161Tb-labelled nanobodies for the treatment of colorectal cancer KULeuven
Bormans Guy (KULeuven)
Ooms Maarten 2018-10-29
Kachko Olga Development of Reduced Activation Ferritic Martensitic Steels for fusion applications UGent
Petrov Roumen (UGent)
Terentyev Dmitry 2020-01-01
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
Llopart Inés Development of novel assays for ‘difficult-to-measure’ radionuclides in materials produced during nuclear decommissioning activities VUB
Leermakers Martine (VUB)
Vasile Mirela 2019-11-01
Laanen Paulus Do plants adapt to chronic low-dose gamma exposure? A mechanistic study comparing plants exposed under field and lab conditions on (epi) genetic, biochemical and population level. UHasselt
Cuypers Ann (UHasselt)
Horemans Nele 2018-10-01
Castillo Dayana Dosimetry aspects of recoiling daughter nuclides of 225-Actinium in Targeted Alpha Therapy KULeuven
Koole Michel (KULeuven)
De Saint-Hubert Marijke 2019-11-08
Zakirov Aidar Effect of Cu, P, Ni and Mn content, individually and synergistically, on the microstructure of irradiated chemically-tailored RPV steels UNormandie
Pareige Philippe (UNormandie)
Stergar Erich 2018-11-05
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
FUENTES SOLIS Noelia Effect of liquid metal environment on nucleation and propagation of fatigue cracks KULeuven
Seefeldt Marc (KULeuven)
Gavrilov Serguei 2020-02-15
Giacomo Gregori Electrochemical measurement and characterization of corrosion products in lead-bismuth eutectic
Doneux Thomas
Lim Jun 2019-12-01
Li Meng Experimental and numerical investigations on the miniaturization for fracture toughness characterization of RPV materials UCL
Pardoen Thomas (UCL)
Uytdenhouwen Inge 2018-10-15
Courilleau Camille Fundamental understanding of the sensitivity of radiation hardening to nickel content and temperature in RPV materials UR
Pareige Philippe (UR)
Chaouadi Rachid 2019-10-01
Wouters Shari Harnessing a therapeutic microbiome as an alleviating strategy for dysbiosis and recurrence in colorectal cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy UAntwerpen
Kumar-Singh Samir (UAntwerpen)
Ahmed Mohamed Mysara 2018-10-01
Hurier Sophie High intensity ISOL ion source for long-term irradiations KULeuven
Cocolios Thomas (KULeuven)
Rijpstra Kim 2019-12-01
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
Geelen Stef Improving radiological monitoring using drones UHasselt
Schroeyers Wouter (UHasselt)
Camps Johan 2018-10-01
Leenders Benji Improving the extraction of radioactive isotopes from MYRRHA linac targets by molecular sidebands UGent
Cottenier Stefaan (UGent)
Houngbo Donald 2019-10-25
Zhu Hongshan Inorganic sorption materials tailored for 225Ra/225Ac and 225Ac/213Bi radionuclide generators for biomedical applications
Binnemans Koen
Heinitz Stephan 2019-10-28
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 UAntwerpen
Lebeer Sarah (UAntwerpen)
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
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
Giménez Francisco Javier Microbial community structure and dynamics during radioactive waste disposal VUB
Peeters Eveline (VUB)
Mijnendonckx Kristel 2019-11-15
Bianchi Anna Microdosimetry of therapeutic proton beams UHasselt
Reniers Brigitte (UHasselt)
Vanhavere Filip 2017-10-01
Penders Aäron Microstructural investigation of irradiation assisted stress corrosion cracking mechanism based on focused ion beam analysis of tested and industrial specimens UAntwerpen
Schryvers Nick (UAntwerpen)
Konstantinovic Milan 2018-10-01
Khvan Tymofii Nano-indentation for sub-miniaturized testing of irradiated materials: FEM analysis and experiments ULiège
Noels Ludovic (ULiège)
Terentyev Dmitry 2018-10-19
Brookhuis Hein New Big Science in Belgium. Transformation and Adaptation of SCK•CEN 1991-2022. KULeuven
Vanpaemel Geert (KULeuven)
Geysmans Robbe 2018-10-15
Arman Meryem Oxidation of terbium(III) as a first step towards high purity terbium-161 for medical applications KULeuven
Binnemans Koen (KULeuven)
Geboes Bart 2018-10-01
Uygur Selim Phase stability and oxidation behavior of high Pu content fast reactor MOX fuel KULeuven
Vleugels Jozef (KULeuven)
Delville Rémi 2019-01-15
Nguyen Thi Nhan Physico-chemical evolution of geopolymers in contact with aggressive environment KULeuven
Pontikes Yiannis (KULeuven)
Phung Quoc Tri 2019-12-15
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)
Struelens Lara 2017-04-01
Colak Gamze Preparation of Am containing transmutation targets KULeuven - MTM
Vleugels Jozef (KULeuven - MTM)
Leinders Gregory 2020-03-16
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
Ribeiro Jessica Radiation effects on human brain development, modeled in human brain organoids HHU
Gopalakrishnan Jay (HHU)
Quintens Roel 2020-01-01
Larion Ygee Reduced Order Modelling Techniques for Coupled Geomechanics Problems
Massart Thierry
Seetharam Suresh 2017-10-01
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 ULiège
Fallon Catherine (ULiège)
Geysmans Robbe 2017-10-01
Hsu Han-Hung Sol-gel chemistry to control morphology and porosity of actinide oxide feeds for electroreduction UAntwerpen
Breugelmans Tom (UAntwerpen)
Geboes Bart 2020-02-01
Geenen Lorain Study of the radiobiological basis of the therapeutic and cytotoxic responses of targeted radionuclide therapy using Lu177-DOTATATE and Ac225-DOTATATE EURotterdam
De Jong Marion (EURotterdam)
Aerts An 2019-10-01
Heynickx Nathalie Study of the radiobiological basis of therapeutic and toxic responses of prostate cancer radiation therapy UGent
Baatout Sarah (UGent)
Aerts An 2019-10-07
Lescur Amke The influence of heavy liquid metal environment on mechanical and corrosion properties of austenitic stainless steel welds UGent
Petrov Roumen (UGent)
Lim Jun 2019-01-01
Verbeelen Tom URINIS Project - Urine valorisation in Space UGent
Ganigue Ramon (UGent)
Mastroleo Felice 2020-03-23
Maertens Laurens Understanding copper- and silver-based antimicrobials and their potential in space applications
Matroule Jean-Yves
Van Houdt Rob 2017-10-01
Radstake Eline Unraveling non-cancer effects of spaceflight: how are the brain and skin affected in astronauts? UGent
Baatout Sarah (UGent)
Verslegers Mieke 2019-02-01
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 UAntwerpen
de vos winnok (UAntwerpen)
Quintens Roel 2017-10-15
Mertens Amber Unravelling uranium uptake mechanisms in Arabidopsis thaliana UHasselt
Cuypers Ann (UHasselt)
Saenen Eline 2018-10-01