Visit Member of Representatives Martijn Grevink (VVD)

Last Monday (May 8th) Martijn Grevink visited our group. He is member of the Dutch House of Representatives, on behalf of the People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD). Within the VVD he works on the economic affairs and investment policy. Together with the Twente Board, he visited several companies and institutes in Twente on […]

New publication together with EPFL

We have published a new article in Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, in the special issue on ‘Flow and heat transfer in medical science and applications’. This work was the result of the collaboration with Dr. Jan Krizek and Prof. Christophe Moser from EPFL in Lausanne (Switzerland). Last year Spring, David & Jelle visited the […]

Presentation at international conference on multiphase flow in Japan

Today, Jelle gave an oral presentation at the international conference on multiphase flow (ICMF 2023) in Kobe (Japan). He presented the recent experimental work in collaboration with Jan Krizek and Christophe Moser from EPFL. The presentation was attended well and led to some further discussion with various experts in the field. Furthermore, during this week […]

New BuBble-gun publication with Andrew Dickerson in Physics of Fluids

The newest publication from the BuBble-gun team has been selected Featured  article in the Physics of Fluids journal! This work isthe result of the visit of prof. Andrew Dickerson from the University of Tennessee last year in January. In this collaboration, we investigated the microjet generated from channels with alternating stripes of hydrophilic (strong affinity […]

Jelle presented at the Nanobubble 2022 conference

Jelle attended the Nanobubble 2022 conference, hosted by the Otto-Von-Guericke University in Magdeburg (Germany). The conference was well-attended by experts working in the field of nano- and microbubbles, with a balance between people working on the theory and applications. The conference had 7 invited talks by well-established speakers, and 50 contributed talks by speakers from […]

Visit to EPFL (Switzerland)

Last month, David and Jelle visited EPFL in Lausanne (Switzerland). They were hosted by prof. Christophe Moser and dr. Jan Krizek of the Laboratory of Applied Photonic Devices. Over the past 5 years, this group has been working on needle-free jet injection using a pulsed laser source. During this visit, Jelle has been doing experiments […]

NSF and ERC jetting collaboration

During the month of January, 2022, we had the privilege to have in our lab Prof. Andrew Dickerson from Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee. His visit was made possible due to the agreement between the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the European Research Council (ERC). Andrew’s project ‘Tuning liquid jet and splash dynamics by deformable […]

My ERC project has started!

This month has been full with lots of great developments (but also plenty of work). Diana van der Ven and Jelle Schoppink have joined the ERC team that will work in the BuBble Gun project: welcome! See their short biosketch in the Team webpage. We also received the visit of high school students Berkan Yildiz […]

Physics and Industry

This week I have been supervising a group of students to address a challenge brought up by the company Feltest. The 10th edition of the Lorentz Center event Physics with Industry is a great initiative to learn about real-life problems. In our case, we had to visit a paper mill!

Inaugural lecture of a new Investigation Centre in Mexico

Last November 7th, 2018,  I had the great privilege to open the First Congress on Nanobioengineering, as part of the inauguration of the Centro de Investigación en Biotecnología y Nanotoxicología (CIBYN), from the Faculty of Chemistry of the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo Leon (UANL), Monterrey, Mexico.