Prof Barbro Melgert’s research on plastic microparticles and their effects on health was highlighted in a news item published the national newspaper Trouw. The article aims to raise awareness of the overabundance of disposable products, for instance clothing, the increase of plastic particles in the environment due to daily wear and tear as well as waste products, and the resulting detrimental health effects.
Furthermore, Barbro also participated in the Dutch national TV programme “Koffietijd” on RTL4, discussing the use of plastics in cosmetics, and their impact on the environment and health.
As a part of the Jantina Tammes School, the 'Language and AI' theme is an interdisciplinary initiative that aims to encourage collaboration among academics, PhD candidates, students, and industry representatives who share a keen interest in the...
Prof. Moniek Tromp has been appointed Captain of Science of the Chemistry Top Sector by the Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy. As from 1 July 2023, she succeeded Prof. Bert Weckhuysen from Utrecht University.
Leonardo Arriagada Beltran conducted his PhD research on the interface of computer-generated art and the constantly evolving field of Artificial Intelligence (AI). He will defend his Phd thesis on 21 September. His research offers valuable insights...
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