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.



LCT in Virtual Moonshot Advisory Board Update

Research performed by LCT has been highlighted in the Virtual Moonshot Advisory Board Update, see https://vimeo.com/649965943/90f541789f


Dr. Aditya Shankar Sandupatla appointed Assistant Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology Jammu

Dr. Aditya Shankar Sandupatla obtained his PhD in Chemical Engineering at LCT in the year 2015. He was advised by Prof. Marie-Françoise Reyniers and Prof. Guy B. Marin. Soon he will be serving as an Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Jammu. His research interests are related to the computational and experimental study of heterogeneous catalysts and materials of industrial importance.


Chemical Technology Symposium on 21 December 2021

The final program of the Chemical Technology Symposium is now available. This will be an online event using Microsoft Teams and Gather.town, as specified below.

24-10-2021 I&EC Research Excellence in Review Awards
22-10-2021 Guy Marin and Evangelos Delikonstantis in EFCE newsletter
13-10-2021 Pedro Mendes (former LCT) is appointed assistant professor at ULisboa
12-10-2021 First Chemical Technology Symposium: 21/12/2021: first announcement
13-09-2021 Dieter Behrens Medal 2021 for Guy Marin
09-09-2021 Mark Saeys gives an interview regarding CO2 valorization
06-09-2021 Honorary Slin’ko Lecture for Guy Marin
30-08-2021 Oxymethyleen-ethers als oplossing voor de transportsector 2.0
02-07-2021 België scoort wereldwijde primeur met chemische recyclage van yoghurtpotjes
24-06-2021 Bijkomende investeringen vanuit de overheid broodnodig om klimaatdoelen te halen