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Willem Vos

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Willem Vos, (right) Judith Wijnhoven (left)

papers
How to make so called photonic crystals (Science)

hardware

software

see also

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photonic crystals

Achievement

One of the team to create photonic materials(1)

 

Biography

Willem Vos(2) holds the chair on “Photonic Media” in the group “Complex Photonic Systems” in the Department of Applied Physics and the MESA+ Instituut of the Universiteit Twente (UT).

His interests include ordered and disordered photonic materials, and soft and hard condensed matter physics.


Chronology

1987

Vos obtained his masters at the Universiteit van Amsterdam

1991

PhD cum laude in Amsterdam for studies of phase transitions at high pressures.

1991-1994

a postdoctoral fellowship at the Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington

1994

Performed research at the van der Waals-Zeeman Instituut of the Universiteit van Amsterdam until 2002.

 

Honors and Awards

 

Related Subjects

The URL for the UT group is www.photonicbandcaps.com

 

 

 

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Footnotes & References

1 text courtesy Willem Vos
2

Vos can be reached by e-mail at w.l.vos@utwente.nl.