Begin mei ben ik geinterviewd en zijn mijn studenten gefilmd voor een videoportret over hoe ik wiskunde gebruik voor mijn werk. Dit videoportret maakt deel uit van de wiskundetentoonstelling Imaginary en mag ik jullie hier nu al laten zien! In Imaginary – een reizende wiskundetentoonstelling – kun je je verwonderen over de schoonheid van de wiskunde. […]
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BCN YouTube channel with Ted-like talks on neuroscience
The first Tex-like talks of BCN researchers are now on BCN’s YouTube channel. BCN is the Groningen research school of Behavioural and Cognitive Neurosciences and the first talks are already as diverse as the disciplines of the affiliated researchers and faculties. Check out Prof. Pim van Dijk talking about ‘A curious case of tinnitus’, Dr. […]
Famelab Groningen is here again!
This Thursday March 9, 2017, I have the honor and great pleasure of chairing the jury of the Famelab Groningen heat for the third time. Famelab, organized by the British Council as a worldwide competition, tries to encourage more people who work in science and engineering to engage with the public, and to help them develop the skills […]
Patients in numbers TedX-like talk now online!
After presenting it in September for my fellow BCN-PIs in Groningen, I’m happy to now present my TEDx-like talk about ‘Patients in numbers’ online. This is your chance to get an 18-minute introduction to my research! Hope you enjoy it. This movie was produced by Scripta Communicatie.
First Annual Charlotte Scott lecture in Mathematics
I am honored to be invited to give the first Annual Charlotte Scott lecture in Mathematics on January 30, 2017, at Lincoln University (UK). This public lecture will be entitled ‘Patients in numbers’ and this is the summary: No-one likes to be considered by their doctor as a number. However, in this lecture I will […]