• Academics

    VKI encourages "training in research through research". The von Karman Institute undertakes and promotes research in the field of fluid dynamics in three departments: aeronautics and aerospace, environmental and applied fluid dynamics, tubomachinery and propulsion

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    The von Karman Institute offers students and researchers access to a fleet of wind tunnels covering all regimes, from low subsonic to hypersonic flow

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    Recent Research programmes cover the following fields: aircraft and space propulsion; aerothermal flow in turbomachinery; turbomachinery design and testing; flight and ground testing for space vehicles; small satellites development and launching; noise and emission reduction; non-intrusive instrumentation; physico-chemical and numerical modeling, design and optimization; industrial plasma processes; thermal-hydraulics and safety of nuclear reactors; cryogenics; wind energy and green energy systems

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    Students and researchers have a free access to our internationally renowned von Karman Institute Lecture Series, a lifelong learning program.

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  • Academics

    VKI encourages "training in research through research". The von Karman Institute undertakes and promotes research in the field of fluid dynamics in three departments: aeronautics and aerospace, environmental and applied fluid dynamics, tubomachinery and propulsion

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    Students the von Karman Institute Research Master have access to exciting career opportunities in the research departments of industry, in government agencies and international research centers

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  • Academics

    VKI encourages "training in research through research". The von Karman Institute undertakes and promotes research in the field of fluid dynamics in three departments: aeronautics and aerospace, environmental and applied fluid dynamics, tubomachinery and propulsion

    Read More

  • Academics

    VKI encourages "training in research through research". The von Karman Institute undertakes and promotes research in the field of fluid dynamics in three departments: aeronautics and aerospace, environmental and applied fluid dynamics, tubomachinery and propulsion

    Read More

  • Academics

    VKI encourages "training in research through research". The von Karman Institute undertakes and promotes research in the field of fluid dynamics in three departments: aeronautics and aerospace, environmental and applied fluid dynamics, tubomachinery and propulsion

    Read More

  • Academics

    VKI encourages "training in research through research". The von Karman Institute undertakes and promotes research in the field of fluid dynamics in three departments: aeronautics and aerospace, environmental and applied fluid dynamics, tubomachinery and propulsion

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The von Karman Institute offers a wide variety of educational programmes, going from short training internships and final year projects for undergraduate students over a full year of Research Master specialization, up to a complete PhD Research programme:

For more information about the academic programmes or related questions to mobility placement, contact our International Office, by phone: +32 2 359 96 04 or by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Erica Gallo
Research Master Programme

Rohan Chotalal
Research Master Programme

Alperen Yildizeli
Research Master Programme

Adriana Enache
Doctoral Programme

Rebeca Marini
Research Master Programme

Csaba VIighl
Research Master Programme

The von Karman Institute in 5 minutes

 

Research Master in Fluid Dynamics (master-after-master level)

Research Master in Fluid Dynamics

An accredited Master after Master specialization program of one academic year, with courses and master thesis project (60 credits). Teaching and supervision by the VKI faculty

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Doctoral Programme

Doctoral Programme

A multi-year program of basic research in fluid dynamics carried out in collaboration with a Belgian university or with the home university of the candidate

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Post-doctoral Programme (advanced-level applied research programme)

Post-doctoral Programme

The post-doctoral research programme allows selected top level researchers to pursue their research after the PhD, taking profit of the unique research facilities of VKI.

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Short Training Programme

Short Training Programme

A program to acquaint highly qualified students (undergraduate and visiting PhD included) with the practises of modern fluid dynamics

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Belgian Master Thesis Programme

Belgian Master Thesis Programme

In fulfillment of the requirements of a Belgian University or Industrial Engineering school, students enrolled in a engineering, industrial engineering or physics Master programme at a Belgian University of Engineering School can carry out their Master Thesis project at the VKI under the supervision of a VKI faculty member, in agreement with their home university

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Foreign Master Thesis Programme

Foreign Master Thesis Programme

In fulfillment of the requirements of a European or American University, students enrolled in a engineering or physics Master programme at a foreign (non-Belgian) University or Engineering School can carry out their Master Thesis project at the VKI under the supervision of a VKI faculty member, in agreement with their home university.

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DEPARTMENTS

 

The VKI operates a comprehensive range of experimental and computational facilities covering virtually all aspects of the above fields. Necessary support is provided by facility engineers, electronic and photographic laboratories, a computing centre, a technical library, a computer-aided drawing/design office and well-equipped workshops.