Join us for the kick-off event on 19 May

Driving innovative materials through imagingimatch benny

Material characterization forms an essential part of science and engineering and is key to develop novel and innovative materials. Digital imaging techniques have developed into an essential tool for researchers in academia and industry to characterize materials 2D/3D/4D from the nano- to macro-scale. 

Examples of materials

iMATCH covers a wide range of materials including:

imatch materials

Examples of techniques

iMATCH covers a wide variety of techniques available at AUGent including:

imatch techniques


iMATCH.pngGhent University offers a wide range of state of the art imaging instruments, deep expertise on image processing & analysis and world class material science research. iMATCH unifies interdisciplinary image-based material research at the Ghent University Association and facilitates in collaborations with industry.


Steering committee


We are pleased to invite AUGent researchers to the official launch event of the AUGent iMATCH platform for image-based material characterization with inspiring presentations about recent projects, collaborations with industry and spin-offs, followed by a network lunch.


9:00  registration opens

9:30  welcome

9:35  iMATCH platform introduction

10:00  inspiration session 1

10:40  network coffee break

11:00  inspiration session 2

12:00  network lunch

13:00  finish


19th of May 09:00-13:00

MeetDistrict Ghelamco Arena

Ottergemse- steenweg Zuid 808, 9000 Gent



Arjen Mascini.jpgInterested to learn more about the iMATCH platform? Please contact Arjen Mascini: or T +32(0)456 0 838 78.