Work experience

Ph.D. student (January 2021 – Present, 1 FTE),  working on Quarkonium production at EIC and LHC, supervised by prof. dr. Daniël Boer (University of Groningen) and dr. Jean-Philippe Lansberg (Université Paris-Saclay).

Programmer at De Twee Snoeken (September 2020 – December 2020, 0.75 FTE), Architectural firm where I worked on software development for construction and residential web-applications.

Extra-Curricular

Chairman of the board Stichting LustrumExcursies Francken (February 2019 – August 2020, 0.2 FTE), Organizing a three week excursion outside Europe for members of T.F.V. ‘Professor Francken’, where we visit universities and companies to get an impression of the world of Engineering Physics outside of Groningen.

Writer of  ‘The Theorist’ column in the  Francken Vrij (May 2019 – Present) , A popular science magazine of the Technisch Fysische Vereniging ‘Professor Francken’ distributed to its members, sponsors and other interested parties.

Organizer National Masters Information Day, a committee of Studenten Physica in Nederland (November 2016 – March 20170.05 FTE), We organized this event for the first time and is now a yearly occurring event in the Netherlands where Physics students can learn which masters the Dutch universities have to offer them.

Chairman of the board T.F.V. ‘Professor Francken’ (June 2015 – October 2016, 0.8 FTE), Various activities for the Engineering Physics study association of the University of Groningen.

Tutorial Assistant/Mentor (September 2014 – December 2020, 0.2 FTE per appointment), Checking of exams/exercises/reports/homework to ease the work of professors on the one hand and provide study guidance by answering questions of the students on the other at the University of Groningen. I assisted fifteen courses on the following topics:

  • (Multivariable) Calculus 
  • Linear Algebra 
  • Physics Lab
  • Statistical Physics
  • Mechanics and Relativity
  • Structure of Matter
  • Quantum Physics 
  • Cosmology

Member of the Education Committee (September 2014 – June 2016, 0.05 FTE), Various activities with the aim of improving the education in the Astronomy department at the University of Groningen.

Education

Master of Science in (Theoretical) Physics (September 2017 – December 2019)with judicium Cum Laude (with ‘honors and highest distinction’), avg. grade: 8.5, University of Groningen, Van Swinderen Institute.

Bachelor of Science in Astronomy (September 2013 – June 2017)University of Groningen, Kapteyn Institute.

Technical strengths, Languages & Personal Traits

  • Modeling & Analysis: Pyhton, Wolfram Mathematica.
  • Software & Tools: LaTeX, Microsoft Office.
  • Web-software Development: HTML, CSS, JavaScript/TypeScript, C#, Angular.
  • Languages: proficient English, native Dutch.
  • Personal Traits: Passionate, Initiative, Communicative, Creative and Thorough.