Hasselt University has chosen a limited number of focal points on which to focus its top research. Expertise within a certain field is brought together in research institutes that cover the full spectrum from fundamental research to the commercialisation of patents, spin-offs and the provision of services to companies. Companies can turn to six Hasselt University research institutes for expertise and advice on:
Life sciences - Biomedical Research Institute (BIOMED)
(neuro-)immunology, preclinical modelling, clinical trials, biomarkers, rehabilitation, etc.
Cleantech and environment - Centre for Environmental Sciences (CMK)
chemical analysis, environmental pollution, environmental economics and new energy, etc.
Statistics - Centre for Statistics (CENSTAT)
statistical data analysis en biostatistics, etc.
ICT - Expertise Centre for Digital Media (EDM)
3D-visualisation, interactive multimedia, virtual gaming, etc.
Materials - Institute for Materials Research (imo-imomec)
physical and chemical material characterisation, polymers and plastics, sensors, solar cell technology, etc.
Mobility - Transportation Research Institute (IMOB)
road safety, mobility, traffic simulator, etc.
For more information, you can make direct contact with the TTO employee in your field.