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dr.ir. N. Bosschaart (Nienke)

Associate Professor

About Me

I am an Associate Professor in Biomedical Photonic Imaging. My research focuses on the development of optical diagnostic tools for mother and child care. I am working on two major research lines:

1. Noninvasive blood analysis in newborns

2. Human milk and lactation

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Expertise

Medicine & Life Sciences
Bilirubin
Optical Coherence Tomography
Physics & Astronomy
Milk
Tomography
Engineering & Materials Science
Hemoglobin
Human Milk
Optical Tomography
Scattering

Research

I am an Associate Professor in Biomedical Photonic Imaging. My research focuses on the development of optical diagnostic tools for mother and child care. I am working on two major research lines:

1. Noninvasive blood analysis in newborns

2. Human milk and lactation

 

Publications

Recent
Bosschaart, N. , de Wolf, J. R. , Schoustra, S. M., van der Hoek, M., Leproux, A., Abdalsalam, O., Chen, W. P., McLaren, C. E., Tromberg, B. J., & O’Sullivan, T. D. (2021). Diffuse optical spectroscopic imaging of the human lactating breast. In European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2021 [ETu3C.1] (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). The Optical Society. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2615233
de Wolf, J. R. , Lenferink, A. T. M. , Otto, C. , & Bosschaart, N. (2021). Changes in human milk lipid composition and conformational state during a single breastfeed. In E. Beaurepaire, A. Ben-Yakar, & Y. Park (Eds.), European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2021: Advances in Microscopic Imaging III [ETu2A.26] (SPIE Conference Proceedings; Vol. 11922). The Optical Society. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2615815
Dam-Vervloet, A. J. , Bosschaart, N., van Straaten, H. L. M., Poot, L., & Hulzebos, C. V. (2021). Irradiance footprint of phototherapy devices: a comparative study. Pediatric Research. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41390-021-01795-x
Dam-Vervloet, A. J., van Erk, M. D., Doorn, N., Lip, S. G. J., Timmermans, N. A., Vanwinsen, L., de Boer, F. A., van Straaten, H. L. M. , & Bosschaart, N. (2021). Inter-device reproducibility of transcutaneous bilirubin meters. Pediatric Research, 89(4), 770-775. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41390-020-01118-6
van Erk, M. D., Dam-Vervloet, A. J., de Boer, F. A., Boomsma, M. F., Straaten, H. V. , & Bosschaart, N. (2019). How skin anatomy influences transcutaneous bilirubin determinations: an in vitro evaluation. Pediatric Research, 86(4), 471-477. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41390-019-0471-z
Bosschaart, N., Leproux, A., Abdalsalam, O., Chen, W-P., McLaren, C. E., Tromberg, B. J., & O'Sullivan, T. D. (2019). Diffuse optical spectroscopic imaging for the investigation of human lactation physiology: a case study on mammary involution. Journal of biomedical optics, 24(5), 056006. [056006]. https://doi.org/10.1117/1.JBO.24.5.056006
Veenstra, C., Jeurink, L. , Vellekoop, I. , & Bosschaart, N. (2017). Spectroscopic optical coherence tomography for absorption quantification in the blue wavelength region. Abstract from SPIE Photonics West 2017, San Francisco, California, United States.
Veenstra, C., Jeurink, L. , Vellekoop, I. M. , & Bosschaart, N. (2017). Quantification of bilirubin concentrations by visible light spectroscopic optical coherence tomography. Abstract from European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, EBCO 2017, Munster, Germany.

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University of Twente
Faculty of Science and Technology
Horst Complex (building no. 20), room ZH262
De Horst 2
7522LW  Enschede
The Netherlands

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Faculty of Science and Technology
Horst Complex  ZH262
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7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands