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SIM can help bridging the gap between basic research and industrial markets by funding demand driven projects. Or maybe you have a question about innovative materials? Ask us! Our one-stop-shop supports you in materials innovation. 

Strategic Initiative Materials

SIM is a virtual research centre. Our mission is to further strengthen Flanders strong position in materials innovation.

  • One Stop Shop for Materials Related Questions

    We also offer a one-stop-shop service for all questions on innovative materials. Ask away! Read More

  • Materials Innovation Funding

    We want to bridge the gap between basic research and industrial markets by funding demand driven projects. 

    There are several reasons why participating in SIM projects can be beneficial for your company. Read More

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New project idea: Development of viable 3D printing methods for digital fabrication of geopolymer-based reinforced concrete

Exploring the full potential of geopolymer-based concrete with 3D printing technique
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SIM User Forum celebrates eighth edition with brand new name

The annual SIM event on materials innovation is back! This year’s edition of the SIM User Forum will take place on 11 May. Only this year with a brand-new name: SIM Materials Forum.
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DUSC inspiration and demonstration event

During this event, you will be introduced to the results of the DUSC project 'Durability of MFS-slag Concrete'. You will learn how circular concrete with reprocessed copper slag is conceived and which mechanical and durability properties are achieved.
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