With peaks of more than 8,000 visits per day, De Krook is an ideal biotope for the scientists of Ghent University and Imec. Research topics include the impact of new communication technologies on human behaviour, and technological challenges in healthcare. For these and other studies, De Krook has professionally equipped laboratories for top-level scientific innovation:
brainstorming sessions on the possibilities of new products.
making ideas concrete, e.g. through 3D printing, laser cutting and vinyl printing.
for research on spatial and musical interaction, including motion capture and 3D audio rendering techniques.
in this immersive lab, companies can test innovative solutions in virtual and augmented reality.