Research projects

01/01/2005 to 31/12/2014

Archaeosciences applied to sites in Wallonia

Set up of an expert team in archaeosciences dedicated to the interdisciplinary study of sites in Wallonia.The team members assist the archaeologists in the field and, through their lab analyses, assure the reconstruction of the former environment and subsistence practices.The team collaborates to the preparation of publications and exhibits.
Brabant Massif subcrop map
01/01/2004 to 31/12/2006

Subcrop map: Brabant Massif

The Brabant Massif is the basement of Flanders. It contains the oldest deposits known in Belgium, which are rocks that were deposited as sediments 550 million years old. A cover of young deposits, hides the largest part of the Brabant Massif. Only its southern part, close to the border of Flanders, is exposed in a few outcrops.
01/01/2004 to 31/12/2006


Ground movements revealed by radar interferometry.
16/10/2002 to 16/10/2004

Tertiary isohypse-maps

By using the available geological datas (drillings, exposures, seismic profiles, geophysical logs...) isohypse-maps will be created at the base of each tertiary formations in Flanders and Walloon-Brabant. Using all exposures and drillings datas, extracted from the archives of the GSB (Geological Survey of Belgium), DOV (underground databank of...
01/10/2002 to 31/12/2003

Hydrogeological Time series Datas

Analysis and valorisation of long term hydrogeological time series of groundwater levels
01/01/2002 to 31/12/2006

IUAP Project: The Land of Sumer and Akkad

The main objective of this IUAP- project is to investigate the interaction between the palaeoenvironments and the development of the social, political, and economic institutions of the populations in Mesopotamia in the middle and late Holocene.
IUAP Project photographs
01/01/2002 to 31/12/2006

IUAP Project: The Land of Sumer and Akkad

Reconstructing History and Environment of the Mesopotamian Plain.
01/01/2002 to 31/12/2004

EUROSEISMIC: European Marine Seismic Metadata and Information Centre

The principal objective of EUROSEISMIC is to compile a metadatabase of seismic profiles which image the European seabed and sub-seabed and are held by the project partners.
01/01/2002 to 12/12/2004


All the descriptive (and interpretative) data (texts, diagram, section, geophysical logs) of the Walloon Region are gradually computerised and assembled in databases.
01/01/2002 to 01/02/2004

DB-ARCO: Databank of slate and coticule

Digital cartography of underground workings of slate and coticule


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