PhD candidates

Jasper G.M. Aarts MSc

High-throughput screening of biomaterials using machine learning

Boris Arts MSc

Feedback-response in supramolecular biomaterials

Bram K. Bakker MSc

Cellular communication via artificial cells and synthetic extracellular matrices

Paul A.A. Bartels MSc

Adhesive biomaterials as the endocardium of an artificial heart

Riccardo Bellan MSc

Supramolecular biomaterials for engineering the cell-material interface

Joyce E.P. Brouns MSc

Dynamic reciprocity in supramolecular biomaterials

Fenna Craenmehr MSc

Protein and peptide conjugation to supramolecular fibers and hydrogels

Roos Y. van Hoffe MSc

Integrating synthetic materials into living systems

Simone M.J. de Jong MSc

A synthetic niche for pluripotent stem cells based on supramolecular materials

Esmee de Korver MSc

Dynamic reciprocity in supramolecular hydrogels

Tessa M. A. Loman MSc

Stimuli responsive single-chain polymeric nanoparticles to probe cell interactions

Laura Rijns MSc

Probing the kidney cell – material interface using supramolecular biomaterials

Maritza M. Rovers MSc

Supramolecular chemistry as a versatile toolbox to engineer biomimetic cellular microenvironments

Martin G.T.A. Rutten MSc

Implementation of architectural and mechanical features in supramolecular hydrogels

Victor A. Veenbrink MSc

Developing multifunctional supramolecular materials

Annika F. Vrehen MSc

Biomaterials for a bio-engineered corneal construct

Master’s students

Petra Aantjes

Petra Aantjes

Screening peptide-functionalized ureido-pyrimidinone assemblies for cell binding affinity using flow cytometry

Sebastiaan de Nijs

Sebastiaan de Nijs

Bioactivated electrospun UPy-based supramolecular polymer meshes for pelvic floor dysfunction

Max Walenbergh

Site Specific Unfolding of UPy-Functionalized Single-Chain Polymeric Nanoparticles


Mathijs van de Waarsenburg


Marcel H.P. van Genderen PhD

Associate Professor

Jolanda J.M. Levering



Geert C. van Almen PhD

Peter-Paul K.H. Fransen PhD


Muhabbat Komil PhD

Annika F. Vrehen MSc

Dan Jing Wu PhD