Laboratory for Plasma Physics
Ecole Royale Militaire - Koninklijke Militaire School
Avenue de la Renaissance 30, 1000 Brussels
Phone: (+32) 2 441 41 19       Fax: (+32) 2 735 24 21

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LPP-ERM/KMS is situated close to the center of Brussels in the Royal Military Academy, adjacent to the Parc du Cinquantenaire - Jubelpark, and close to the European Institutions at the Schuman roundabout.

By car
From the highway follow the direction Brussel-Centrum, and then follow European Institutions. This will lead you to the area around the Schuman roundabout. If lost, ask for the Cinquantenaire/Jubelpark or ask for Schuman.
Click on the map to see the local streets.
The entrance is at Rue Hobbema 8.

By plane
Take bus 12 or 21 (Airport Line) to the Schuman roundabout. Buses leave approximately every 20 minutes. (approx 3 €)
OR: Take a train from Brussels Airport (train station on level -2 of the terminal), to Brussels Central. From there take the metro Line 1A/1B (direction Hermann-Debroux / Stockel) to the Schuman station. (approx 5 € for train and metro)
OR: Take a taxi from the airport. (approx 40 €)

By train
Coming from Luxemburg or Charleroi: get off at Schuman Station.
All other directions: get off at Brussels Central and take metro Line 1A/1B (direction Hermann-Debroux / Stockel) to the Schuman station.
For more information on trains, visit .

On foot from Schuman
It is a 10 min walk to the Military Academy. From the Schuman roundabout, take Avenue de Cortenberg, then turn right into Avenue de la Renaissance, and turn left into Rue Hobbema. The entrance is at Rue Hobbema 8. Click on the map above for the local streets.

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The offices of LPP-ERM/KMS are housed in Building D. Upon arrival at the Military Academy, present yourself at Security at the entrance hall at Rue Hobbema 8. Security will notify LPP-ERM/KMS of your arrival so that one of our people can come to escort you to Building D. You will need to leave your ID at Security.
Map of the school

Contact Us

Postal address
Laboratory for Plasma Physics
Royal Military Academy
Avenue de la Renaissance 30
B-1000 Brussels

Telephone & Fax
Tel.: +32 2 441 4119
Fax: +32 2 735 2421


JET Address
Culham Science Center
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
OX14 3DB

Jülich Address
Institut für Plasmaphysik
Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
D - 52425 Jülich