This Wednesday 11 December 2013 I obtained by PhD degree, after completing all the traditional Dutch ceremonial requirements (as you can see on the photo).
For those of you who want to read more:
- The thesis itself can be downloaded via the website of the Leiden University library.
- A link to the Dutch summary, which is aimed at the laymens level.
Furthermore, there has been some press coverage of the defense.
- ‘Promoveren als familietraditie‘ – a news item in Dutch on the website of Leiden University.
- A ‘review’ of the Dutch summary by my aunt Leonore Noorduyn: “Hoe je met super-ingewikkelde kennis toch begrepen wordt“