Chemical Technology

The Laboratory for Chemical Technology (LCT) integrates chemical science and engineering in its research on catalysis, polymerization, kinetics, reactor design and process design. LCT is part of the Department of Materials, Textiles and Chemical Engineering within the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at Ghent University in Belgium and member of the Centre for Sustainable Chemistry (CSC) of Ghent University. LCT aims at research excellence and bottom-up innovation in the framework of technological, industrial, and societal challenges.


Address Ghent University
Laboratory for Chemical Technology
Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 125
B-9052 Gent
Administration office info.lct@ugent.be
Telephone +32 (0)9 331 17 57
Fax +32 (0)9 331 17 59
Mobile +32 (0)478 573874

How to find us?

You can find us in two buildings of Ghent University.
We are located at Building 125 and 121 in Campus Ardoyen of the Tech Lane Ghent Science Park in Zwijnaarde (Gent).

On the campus, follow the road signs "Chemische Proceskunde & Technische Chemie" to get to us.


Building 125

Building 125

Technologiepark 125
B-9052 Gent

Building 121

Building 121

Technologiepark 121
B-9052 Gent

By car

Use the interactive map at your convenience.
If you need detailed road directions, please click the link below the map. Next click one of the two building locations, and click 'Directions'.

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By public transportation


At Brussels Airport: go to the Railway platform (level -1), buy a ticket to Gent Sint-Pieters. There are two direct trains every hour (hh:26 & hh:59) to Gent Sint-Pieters. The ride takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes. Otherwise, take the train to Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel Zuid and transfer to a train directly to Gent Sint-Pieters. This ride takes about 1 hour.


Go to Gent Sint-Pieters.

From Gent Sint-Pieters train station to Technologiepark

  • Take bus (De Lijn) line 70, 71 or 72, direction Zwijnaarde.
  • Exit bus at stop "Bollebergen".
  • Cross the roundabout and enter the Site Technologiepark.
  • Follow blue road signs "C" (at rondabout, go 3/4 left).
  • To building 125: follow blue road sign C3.
  • To building 121: follow blue road sign C2.

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