Collaborative Research Unit

IOF BD Center: BLUEGent

Acronym
BLUEGent
Co-ordinator
Other information
Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • Sustainable design
  • Natural sciences
    • Modelling and simulation
    • Lasers and quantum electronics
    • Analytical spectrometry
    • (Bio)molecular modelling and design
    • Marine geoscience
    • Mineralogy and crystallography
    • Sedimentology
    • Coastal geography
    • Marine pollution
    • Climate change
    • Surfacewater hydrology
    • Animal ecology
    • Animal immunology
    • Animal morphology, anatomy and physiology
    • Bioinformatics of disease
    • Computational biomodelling and machine learning
    • Ecophysiology and ecomorphology
    • Marine ecology
    • Palaeo-ecology
    • Soil ecology
    • Terrestrial ecology
    • Genome structure and regulation
    • Bacteriology
    • Microbiomes
    • Lipidomics
    • Metabolomics
    • Aquatic biology
    • Aquatic chemistry
    • Aquatic physics
    • Aquatic sciences, challenges and pollution not elsewhere classified
    • Ecosystem services
    • Environmental impact and risk assessment
    • Environmental management
    • Environmental monitoring
    • Carbon sequestration science
    • Soil sciences, challenges and pollution not elsewhere classified
  • Social sciences
    • Tourism not elsewhere classified
    • Sociology of leisure and tourism
    • Environmental law
    • International law
    • Law not elsewhere classified
    • Other law and legal studies not elsewhere classified
    • Recreation, leisure and tourism geography
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Exercise physiology
    • Biomolecular modelling and design
    • Spectrometry
  • Engineering and technology
    • Life cycle analysis of construction materials
    • Environmental and sustainable planning
    • Coastal and estuarine hydraulics
    • Numerical modelling and design
    • Hydrodynamics
    • Marine arrangements, structure and construction
    • Marine engineering not elsewehere classified
    • Physical system modelling
    • Modelling, simulation and optimisation
    • (Waste)water treatment processes
    • Air pollution and control
    • Sustainable and environmental engineering not elsewhere classified
    • Biomedical modelling
    • Environmental animal biotechnology
    • Environmental biotechnology diagnostics
    • Environmental engineering design
    • Environmental engineering modelling
    • Environmental marine biotechnology
    • Environmental microorganism biotechnology
    • Environmental molecular engineering of nucleic acids and proteins
    • Sustainable development
    • Environmental engineering and biotechnology not elsewhere classified
    • Algae biotechnology
    • Modelling and simulation
  • Agricultural and food sciences
    • Agricultural spatial analysis and modelling
    • Agricultural systems analysis and modelling
    • Agricultural animal breeding and biotechnology
    • Fisheries breeding and biotechnology
    • Biotechnology for agricultural, forestry, fisheries and allied sciences not elsewhere classified
    • Aquaculture
    • Sustainable fishery management
    • Veterinary immunology
Description
BLUEGent is one of world’s leading research partners in the field of Aquaculture and Blue Life Sciences. It offers top expertise and advanced equipment for analyses, scientific and business advice. BLUEGent groups 35 professors and over 400 top scientists to lead the way in the following domains: Blue tourism & health; Coastal management; Healthy oceans; Marine resources & bioprospecting; Multi-use of marine space; Sustainable seafood.