Ghent University is a top 100 university and one of the major universities in Belgium. Our 11 faculties offer a wide range of courses and conduct in-depth research within a wide range of scientific domains.
Located in Flanders, the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium and the cultural and economical heart of Europe, Ghent University is an active partner in national and international educational, scientific and industrial cooperation.
With a view to cooperation in research and scientific service, numerous research groups, centres and institutes have been founded over the years. Several of them are renowned worldwide, in various scientific disciplines such as biotechnology, aquaculture, microelectronics, history,…
The Thermal Energy in Industry (TEI) research group of the Department of Flow, Heat and Combustion Mechanics of Ghent University focuses on industrial thermal energy systems such as Organic Rankine Cycles, industrial heat pumps, combined heat and power, thermal energy storage and heat networks. Waste heat recovery and industrial energy efficiency are the main challenges.