CO2 - a tough nut to crack


About the research

In the fight against climate change, scientists are trying to find ways to break down greenhouse gases. One way to do this is by improving the cattle breeding technique called "excitation". In this video, chemist Kristof Bal (UAntwerpen) explains how this works by means of ... a nutcracker.

Kristof Bal
FWO - UAntwerpen

Kristof Bal is a chemist who doesn't get his hands dirty. His fascination for the world of atoms & molecules is demonstrated in a theoretical way, not through experiments. In his research he focuses on understanding and predicting chemical reactions through computer simulations. He tries to make current computer models more realistic so that they can complement existing experimental research methods.

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