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Some Biographic Data of Ad Lagendijk
Physicist and member of group Complex Photonic Systems. Website of group contains educational introductions. All our papers on line, including for general audience. Press coverages. 
Columns in Dutch newspaper. Send comments to my .


Contents:
Scientific publications
Popularized publications (in Dutch)
Supervised theses
Preprints and reprints (including didactic)
Some biographic facts


Some biographic data of Ad Lagendijk

Education:

1970
1974

Degree in physical chemistry in at the University of Amsterdam (UvA)
Ph. D at UvA with a thesis entitled 'An ESR-study of induced defects in SrTiO3'

Employment:

1973-1981
1981-1984
1984-1996
1987-1996
1996-2002
2002-
2002-

Employed by the physics department of the Univ. of Antwerp, Belgium
Employed by the physics department of the Univ. of Amsterdam
Professor of physics at the Univ. of Amsterdam
Head atomic and laser physics at the FOM-Institute in Amsterdam
Full-time University Professor of the Univ. of Amsterdam
Professor of physics at the Univ. of Twente
Part-time University Professor of the Univ. of Amsterdam

Editor:

  •  Physics Letters A (for ten years until November 2001)

Honors:

  • 1991 Physica-lezing prize of Dutch Physical Society (NNV)
  • 1995 Harvard Loeb lecturer
  • 1996 University Chair of the University of Amsterdam
  • 1997 Fellow of the American Physical Society
  • 1998 Member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences and Arts (KNAW)
  • 2002 Spinoza prize of NWO

The Ph.D. thesis of Bart van Tiggelen 'Multiple scattering and localization of light' was awarded the first Andries-Miedema prize for the best thesis in condensed matter physics over a period of three years. A.L. was the advisor of this thesis

Membership:

  • Nederlandse Natuurkundige Vereniging (NNV)
  • American Physical Society (APS)
  • Institute of Electromagnetic and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)

Miscellaneous:

  • Columnist for the Dutch newspaper 'de Volkskrant'

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