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About us

Welcome on the home page of the Department of Mechanical Engineering ("Departement Werktuigkunde" in Dutch).

Here you find an overview of the Department's structure, contact information, and the organizational chart.

Badge access to the Department of Mechanical Engineering can be requested by KU Leuven MECH-students and personnel here . For others, please contact Peter Borry.

Services for Industry

The large expertise in research and education of the Department Mechanical Engineering can be consulted by external partners. In addition,specialised instruments can be rented for short periods of time.

The contact persons of these services can be found on the web pages of the related research activities, mentioned elsewhere on this page.


Open Research positions, PhD positions, and Postdoc positions are published on this site.

- Professor in Machine Design, Automation and Process Control (NL-EN)