Post-doctoral researcher


Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Faculty of Applied Sciences
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Building Z – Room ZW121
Pleinlaan , 2
B-1050 Brussels

Phone: +32 2 629 28 07

Email: wim.devesse(a)



Wim Devesse was born in Brussels, Belgium in 1989. He obtained the M.SC. degree in mechanical engineering from KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden in 2012 and the M.Sc. degree in electro-mechanical engineering from Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium in 2013 as part of a double degree program supported by the T.I.M.E. (Top Industrial Managers for Europe) association. He joined the department of mechanical engineering at VUB as a PhD researcher to perform research on additive manufacturing techniques and on laser cladding systems in particular. In 2017, Mr. Devesse obtained his PhD and continued his research activities at the university. He is currently employed at Atlas Copco Airpower, Wilrijk, Belgium and is a part-time lecturer at VUB. His main areas of interest are control engineering, system identification and high speed thermal imaging.



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