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  • 16 Dec 2019
    A Bayesian perspective for the generation of telescope data

    11:00 - 12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Thom Riley uses a Bayesian perspective to generate telescope data. He does this as part of a larger project aimed at studying dense matter based on flux oscillations detected during thermonuclear X-ray bursts.

  • 16 Dec 2019
    Supramolecular transition metal catalysis

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Control over the selectivity and reactivity in transition metal catalysis is a major challenge and important for applications in both fine and bulk chemical industries. Shaotao Bai investigates how supramolecular ...

  • 17 Dec 2019
    Peat formation on a former landfill

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Ciska Overbeek studies the processes underlying the production and decomposition of aquatic pioneer vegetation in peat formation on a former landfill site in the Vogelmeerpolder in the Netherlands.

  • 18 Dec 2019
    Evolution of massive stars and binaries

    11:00 - 12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Mathieu Renzo investigates several aspects of the evolution of massive stars and binaries, paying particular attention to the final fate of stars, and the implications of a stellar death for potential companions.

  • 19 Dec 2019
    Biocatalytic synthesis of α-chiral amines

    15:00 - 16:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Wesley Böhmer highlights the potential of using enzymes in bioorganic synthesis of valuable chemical compounds and it provides a critical overview of currently applied methods for enzyme immobilization and flow ...

  • 9 Jan 2020
    Assessing the performance of next-generation solar cells

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Metal halide perovskites have proven their potential for low-cost and highly efficient solar cells and are arguably one of the most promising materials for next-generation tandem solar cells in combination with ...

  • Start 14 Feb 2020
    End 16 Feb 2018
    UvA Master's Week

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    Which Master's programme are you interested in? Come to the UvA Master's Week from 10-14 February and discover nearly 200 English-taught programmes.