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Information about me

Education

  • 2007 - Present: PhD in Physics at the University of Warwick, Astronomy and Astrophysics Group, 2nd year (Supervisor: D. Steeghs), see also here
  • 2005 - 2007: MSc in Physics and Astronomy at the Radboud University of Nijmegen Masterthesis title: Modeling the Pulsating SdB star PG 1605+072 (Supervisors: C. Aerts, G. Fontaine)
  • 2002 - 2005: BSc in Physics and Astronomy at the Radboud University of Nijmegen Bacherlorthesis title: Radio Properties of Spiral Arm Galaxies (Supervisor: P. Groot)


Training/Interships/exchange programs

  • Summer 2006: Summer Student at CERN ATLAS - TRT endcap detector (Supervisor C. Rembser)
  • 2006 - 2007: Research Intership at the Universite de Montreal (Supervisor G. Fontaine)
  • Nov 2009: XXI Canary Islands Winterschool of Astrophysics "Accretion Processes in Astrophysics"


Committee work

  • 2008 - 2009: Treasurer of the Postgraduate Society, University of Warwick
  • 2008 - 2009: Postgraduate Seminar organiser at the Department of Physics, University of Warwick
  • 2007 - 2009: Group representative at the PG-SSLC Department of Physics, University of Warwick
  • 2004 - 2005: Treasurer of Marie Curie, Study association for Physics and Astronomy, Radboud University Nijmegen
  • 2003 - 2004: Vice President of Marie Cury, Study association for Physics and Astronomy, Radboud University Nijmegen
  • 2004 - 2006: Student representative at the UG-SSLC for Physics and Astronomy, Radboud University Nijmegen


teaching

  • 2007 - present: First year Electronic Workshop for Physicists Lab demonstating. Link
  • 2007 - present: Second year Physics Skills A1, A2 and A3 Lab demonstrating. Link
  • 2003 - 2007: Teachers assistant for several courses (mostly Astronomy) within the Physics and Astronomy BSc curriculum at the Radboud University Nijmegen


Graduate School Skills programme:

  • ePortfolio Training Workshop. Link
  • The academic writing style and language. Link

Miscellaneous

  • 2003- 2005: Honours Programme at the Radboud University Nijmegen