Meet the 12 Finalists of FameLab 2016! Their presentations during the Masterclass held at KNAW are available on vimeo.
Father of two, husband of one, Bert is passionate about science, teaching, percussion and building bridges across disciplines. For instance, through a science-meets-society platform he co-organises. Bert obtained his PhD in Theoretical Physics at KU Leuven and held postdoc positions at CEA Saclay, Stanford University and currently at the University of Amsterdam’s Institute of Physics. Bert’s research focuses on black holes and cosmology in the context of string theory.