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prof.dr.ir. A. van den Berg (Albert)

Full Professor

About Me

Albert van den Berg received his MSc in applied physics in 1983, and his PhD in 1988 both at the University of Twente, the Netherlands. From 1988-1993 he worked in Neuchatel, Switzerland, at the CSEM and the University (IMT) on miniaturized chemical sensors. In 2000 he was appointed as full professor on Miniaturized Systems for (Bio)Chemical Analysis in the faculty of Electrical Engineering and part of the MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology. In 1994 he initiated together with Prof. Bergveld the international MicroTAS conference series. He published over 500 peer reviewed publications (H=63 WoS, H=85 Google Scholar (2020)) a.o. in Science, Nature, PNAS, NanoLetters etc, and from his group > 10 spin-off companies started. He received several honors and awards such as Simon Stevin (2002), two ERC Advanced (2008, 2015) and three ERC Proof of Concept (2011, 2013, 2016) grants, Simon Stevin award (engineering sciences), Spinoza prize (2009), Distinguished University Professor (Twente, 2010), Distinguished Professor (South China Normal University SNCU (China), 2012), Consulting Professor at Northwestern Polytechnic University NPU (China), 2017) and member of the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences (KNAW) (board member from 2011-2016). He is member of the Koninklijke Hollandse Maatschappij van Wetenschappen (KHMW), the Academy for Technology and Innovation (ACTI), and founding member of HDMT and EUROoCS, the European Organ on Chip Society. From 2014-2018 he was scientific director of the MIRA institute for Biomedical Engineering. In 2017 he became co-PI of the Max Planck - University of Twente Center for Complex Fluid Dynamics. In 2018 he became (co)director of MESA+ institute for Nanotechnology.


Curriculum Vitae available on request

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Expertise

Microfluidics
Microfluidics
Microfluidics
Silicon
Membranes
Membranes
Chips
Fabrication

Publications

Recent
De Bruijn, D. S. , Jorissen, K. F. A. , Olthuis, W. , & van den Berg, A. (2021). Particle Size Determination in Impedance Flow Cytometry Using Measured Opacity. In 21st International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, TRANSDUCERS 2021 (pp. 1036-1039). (International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS); Vol. 2021). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/Transducers50396.2021.9495740
de Bruijn, D. S. , Jorissen, K. F. A. , Olthuis, W. , & van den Berg, A. (2021). Particle size determination in impedance flow cytometry using measured opacity. Poster session presented at 21st International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, TRANSDUCERS 2021, Virtual, Online, United States.
Other Contributions
Inaugural Lecture ( download PDF, in Dutch)

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In the press

This list is available on the Dutch version: https://personen.utwente.nl/a.vandenberg > MEDIA.

Contact Details

Visiting Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science
Carré (building no. 15), room C2249
Hallenweg 23
7522NH  Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
Faculty of Science and Technology
Carré (building no. 15), room C2249
Hallenweg 23
7522NH  Enschede
The Netherlands

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Mailing Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science
Carré  C2249
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands