Current Group Members
Selma E. de Mink
(MPA / UvA / CfA)
(UvA / MPA / Ext*)
(UvA / MPA)
A. (Lieke) van Son
(CfA / UvA / MPA)
(CfA / MPA)
(CfA / UvA / MPA)
(MPA / UvA)
Former Group Members
Former postdocs & fellows
Athira Menon, postdoctoral fellow (September 2018 – September 2020). Continuing as a Humboldt Fellow at the Argelander Institute in Bonn
Silvia Toonen, VENI laureate (January 2017 – March 2019). Now faculty at the University of Amsterdam
Former PhD Students
Mathieu Renzo, PhD student (Oct 2015 – 2019), graduated Dec 2019. Now fellow at the Flatiron institute in New York.
Ylva Götberg, PhD student (Nov 2014 – Dec 2018), graduated Feb. 2019. Continued as Carnegie Nashman Theory Fellow (2020) and Hubble Fellow (2021) at Carnegie Observatories, Pasadena Ca,
Emmanouil (Manos) Zapartas, PhD student (Oct 2014 – Oct 2018), graduated Dec 2018. Continued as Swiss Excellence Fellow (2019) at Geneva Observatories.
Former Master Students
Floris Kummer (2019-2020, MSc thesis, Amsterdam, primary supervisor: Justham)
Lokesh Khandelwal (2019-2020, MSc thesis, Amsterdam, primary supervisor: Justham)
Sarah Kok (2019-2020, MSc thesis, Amsterdam, primary supervisor: Farmer)
Javier Moran Fraile (2018-2019). Now PhD student in Heidelberg.
Miron van der Kolk, MSc student educational track, short project (Fall 2018).
Floor Broekgaarden, MSc Student, Math & Physics (Fall 2017 – 2018). Now PhD at Harvard University.
Walter van Rossem, MSc student (2016 – 2017). Now PhD student in Birmingham.
David Hendriks, MSc Student (Fall 2017 – 2018). Now PhD student with Rob Izzard at Surrey, UK.
Karel Temmink, MSc Student (supervised by Silvia Toonen, Fall 2017- 2018). Now PhD student with Onno Pols at Nijmegen University.
Louise Edstam, MSc student (June 2016 – June 2017 ), works as a quantitative analyst for insurance company AA Ireland
Coen van Neijssel, MSc student (June 2015 – June 2016), Continued as PhD student the University of Birmingham with Ilya Mandel
Ruben Boots, MSc student, Education track (October 2015 – July 2016), Continued in the Education Master at the University of Amsterdam
Nathan Grin (in co-supervision, Sept 2014 – Sept 2015), Continued as PhD student in Bonn with Norbert Langer
Abel Schootemeijer, (Sept 2014 – Sept 2015). Continued as PhD student at the Argelander Institute in Bonn, Germany with Norbert Langer. Completed his thesis in Feb 2019. Continuing as a postdoc in Bonn.
Former Undergraduate Students
Grant Meinders (2020) Summer Project at Harvard University
Katie Sharpe (2020) Summer Project at Harvard University
Tom Wagg (2019-2020, Senior thesis, Harvard University)
Carla Alejandra Calle Garcia (ASPIRE summer student 2019), now an MSc student at Padova University.
Floor Broekgaarden, BSc Student, Math & Physics (February 2016- September 2016)
Thomas Dodds, BSc Student, (June 2017). Continued in the MSc program in Leiden.
Max Briel, BSc Student, Amsterdam University College (January – June 2016)
Timothy Mans, undergrad student, June 2015, now BSc student in Amsterdam
Jur Haartman, undergrad student, June 2015, now BSc student in Amsterdam
Adrian Hamers (BSc student, Sept 2009 – Feb 2010), continued as PhD student at Leiden University, a postdoctoral fellow at IAS Princeton, group leader at Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics.
Mark Verkoulen (BSc student, Utrecht, Sept 2007 – Aug 2008),
Michiel Cottaar, (BSc student, Utrecht, Jan 2007 – July 2007), Continued as PhD student at ETH, a postdoc in Oxford in Neuroscience