Physics@Veldhoven Programme

Plenary programme 2020

Andrea J. Liu

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Andrea J. Liu is the Hepburn Professor of Physics at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research uses both mathematical analysis and computer simulations to study soft and living matter.

Liu graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 1984, and earned a Ph.D. in 1989 from Cornell University. After postdoctoral studies at Exxon and the University of California, Santa Barbara, she joined the faculty at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1994, and moved to the University of Pennsylvania in 2004.

Rupert Huber

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Rupert Huber studied physics at the Technical University of Munich, where he also earned his doctorate in 2003. After spending two years at Berkeley, USA, he returned to Germany, where he led a DFG-funded Emmy Noether independent junior research group in Konstanz. In 2010, he was appointed to a professorship at the University of Regensburg, where he works at the Institute of Experimental and Applied Physics.

Team Veldhoven

Team Veldhoven 2020 consists of Wieteke de Boer, Shashini Munshi, Mirjam van Ooijen, Renée Calon, Margit de Kok and Pam van Schouten.