Patricia Dankers was featured as one of four interviewees in an article published in Nature Careers titled “How to switch research fields successfully” by Andy Tay. Here, she discusses the importance of building your expertise before connecting to other fields and the lessons that can be learned from her own career path. You can read […]
Annika Vrehen successfully defended her PhD thesis, titled “Designing corneal stromal micoenvironments based on supramolecular hydrogels”, on 27 October 2023. Her work focused on creating supramolecular biomaterials for corneal stroma regeneration. A prominent paper featured in her thesis can be read here. Congratulations Dr. Vrehen!
Maritza Rovers won the Avond van de Chemie 2023 Spotlight Prize for her talk on “Tuinieren in het lab” (Gardening in the lab). Clad in a lab coat and Wellington boots, she gave a three-minute pitch about her PhD research and was voted best by the audience. You can read more about the Avond van […]
Last weekend, our group took part in the SupraLife Retreat in the picturesque Douro region of Portugal. For that we would like to give a big Obrigados to João Borges, João Mano and all the other group members for their generous hospitality! It was an excellent retreat featuring inspiring science as well as wonderful Portuguese […]