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  • 15 Feb 2019
    Mechanisms underlying halotropism

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    High soil salinity is an increasing problem for agriculture ; it causes reduction in crop yield or in more extreme cases even loss of arable land. Ruud Korver studies the cellular mechanisms underlying root ...

  • 15 Feb 2019
    New insights from old computer program

    13:00 - 14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    To understand what computer programming is, and how it should be done, Gauthier van den Hove proposes to study how it is actually done, and induce elements of method fro factual observation. To this end, he carries ...

  • 15 Feb 2019
    Acquiring ordinals in Dutch and English

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Caitlin Meyer studies the acquisition of irregular ordinal numerals in Dutch and English. She uses novel comparison data from a study of 250 children between two and six years old.

  • 15 Feb 2019
    Severe hyperbilirubinemia and cholestasis

    11:00 - 12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 15 February R. van Dijk will defend the doctoral thesis ‘Advanced Treatment of Severe Hyperbilirubinemia and Cholestasis’.

  • 15 Feb 2019
    Quality of care for pancreatic cancer patients

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 15 February L.G.M. van der Geest will defend the doctoral thesis ‘Quality of Care for Pancreatic Cancer Patients, With Focus On the Elderly’.

  • 14 Feb 2019
    Ascending aortic aneurysm

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 14 february L. Cozijnsen will defend the doctoral thesis 'Puzzling the ascending aortic aneurysm. Pieces towards a better outcome in patients with thoracic aortic diseases'.

  • 14 Feb 2019
    Open or closed treatment of mandibular condyle fractures

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Antoinette Rozeboom compares two treatment modalities for fractures of the mandibular condyle: closed treatment, which is expectative or conservative treatment with or without maxillomandibular fixation, or open ...

  • 13 Feb 2019
    Integrated transport and land use strategy making

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Thomas Straatemeier investigates how transport and land use planners can use the concept of accessibility in planning practice. He also asks how this can improve integrated transport and land use strategy making on a ...

  • 13 Feb 2019
    Curves in positive characteristic

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Zijian Zhou's carries out research into curves in positive characteristic, an area of fundamental mathematics. Zhou focuses on the a-numbers of curves in characteristic p and with the Ekedahl-Oort strata on the ...

  • 12 Feb 2019
    Dynamic regulation of the endothelial barrier function

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Dynamic regulation of the endothelial barrier function is critical for proper functioning of the vasculature and human health. The aim of Nathalie Reinhard's research is to reveal novel molecular players in specific ...

  • 12 Feb 2019
    Precision medicine in childhood asthma

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 12 February N. Farzan will defend the doctoral thesis ‘Precision Medicine in Childhood Asthma. The Role of Genetic Variations in Treatment Response’.

  • 8 Feb 2019
    Microbiota profiling in healthy and diseased infants

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 8 February D.J.C. Berkhout will defend the doctoral thesis ‘Fecal Volatile Organic Compound Analysis and Intestinal Microbiota Profiling in Healthy and Diseased Infants’.

  • 8 Feb 2019
    Inherited cardiomyopathies and phenocopies

    13:00 - 14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 8 February A.M.C. Vermeer will defend the doctoral thesis ‘Inherited Cardiomyopathies and Phenocopies’.

  • 8 Feb 2019
    Preclinical studies of spondyloarthritis

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 8 February M.N. van Tok will defend the thesis ‘Preclinical Studies of Spondyloarthritis: Development of Two Novel Disease Models and Pharmacologic Targeting of the IL-17 Pathway’.

  • 8 Feb 2019
    Role of interest groups in governance of European Union

    11:00 - 12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Douwe Truijens investigates the role interest groups play in EU policy-making. His research is based on more than sixty interviews with lobbyists and policy makers, focusing on four case studies including the ...

  • 7 Feb 2019
    Vulnerability during remission of major depressive disorder

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 7 Fberuary C.A. Figueroa will defend the doctoral thesis ‘Views on Vulnerability. Cognitive and Neurobiological Vulnerability during Remission of Major Depressive Disorder’.

  • 7 Feb 2019
    Properties and impact of stars stripped in binaries

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Ylva Götberg investigates the formation and properties of stars stripped in binaries. Her study is theoretical, but one of her main objectives is to provide concrete predictions that can be tested against ...

  • 7 Feb 2019
    On Waldenström's macroglobulinemia

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    On 7 February, J.M.I. Vos will defend the thesis ‘On Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia and IgM Related Disorders’.

  • 7 Feb 2019
    Material representation at the Hague court between 1345-1425

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Between 1345-1425 the Bavarian counts of Holland, Zeeland and Hainaut resided regularly at the Binnenhof complex in The Hague, maintaining a middle-sized court. In the Middle Ages it was necessary for every prince to ...

  • 6 Feb 2019
    Orhan Pamuk's city and the Turkish republic

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Uzma Ansari examines selected works of Turkish author Orhan Pamuk, focusing on the representation of the city of Istanbul and the mediating role it plays between the subject of Pamuk's narrative and the state.