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.
Emmanouil (Manos) Zapartas (MSc student, Sept 2013 – Sept 2014 ), Continued as PhD student in Amsterdam in my group. See above.
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