“ The world population will continue to grow in the 21st century to become
nine billion by 2050. The need for new sustainable products and materials
will grow with it as well. ”
“ New transportation concepts are needed to meet the mobility ambitions
of a growing population. Lightweight materials will be crucial to come to
sustainable solutions. ”
“ Energy neutral or even energy generating housing solutions will depend
on smart materials, controlling the in-house climate and supporting living
comfort based on sustainable energy only. ”
“ Local manufacturing will help to generate personalized solutions in consumer
and medical products, without the need for global transportation. ”
The heart of the Brightlands Materials Center is an evolving ecosystem where scientific excellence, innovative applications and societal challenges come together.
The Brightlands Materials Center offers a meeting place at Brightlands Chemelot Campus and close collaboration with a global network of leading companies along the value chain and renowned universities and institutes.
In our shared research programs, where scientists, R&D researchers and students come and work together, we secure application-driven research along the whole chain of knowledge.
Meet Paul Bates (UL): Trainer of Additive Manufacturing workshops. Paul is Manager of the UL AMCC and an industry-recognized Additive Manufacturing veteran. He is the trainer of the Additive Manufacturing workshops organized on 31 Januari and 1 Februari.
Based on the regional and national importance of the research line nanostructured materials, Zuyd Hogeschool, TNO and the Brightlands Materials Center jointly decided to found the chair Nanostructured Materials at Zuyd. Pascal Buskens will head this chair as “bijzonder lector”.
3D-printen maakt het mogelijk om complexe gepersonaliseerde producten zoals prothesen en implantaten te maken rechtstreeks vanuit een 3D-scan. Om dit......26 januari, 2017
On November 29th 2016 the quarterly program meeting was organized again of the Additive Manufacturing program of Brightlands Materials Center.......02 december, 2016