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Ing. Gilles KOOLEN obtained a Master in Chemical Engineering Technology from KU Leuven, Belgium in 2017. He was awarded funding by the H2020 Ssuchy project and is currently working as a PhD researcher at the KU Leuven Department of Materials Engineering. His research mainly focuses on reducing the moisture sensitivity of natural fibre composites. Beside his position in academia, he is a member of European Scientific Committee of the European Confederation of Flax and Hemp (CELC).