Casimir Theses 2011

Pors, J.B.: Entangling Light in High Dimensions

Promotores: Prof.dr. J.P. Woerdman, co‑promotor: Dr. E.R. Eliel.

February 3, 2011

Casimir PhD series 2011-1

Perinetti, U: Optical Properties of Semiconductor

Promotores: LP Kouwenhoven, Dr. V. Zwiller.

Febuary 17, 2011

Casimir PhD series 2011-2


Hardeman, S.R.:  Non-decoupling of Heavy Scalars in Cosmology

Promotor: prof.dr. A. Achúcarro.  Posthumously granted († 7 July 2011)
March 1, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-3


Benningshof, O.: Superfluid Helium-3 in Cylindrical Restricted Geometries

Promotor: Prof.dr. G. Frossati,  Dr. R. Jochemsen

March 30, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-4

Huisman, E.M.: “Simulations of Biopolymer Networks Under Shear”.

Promotor: Prof.dr. G.T. Barkema, Dr. C. Storm.

April 14, 2011.
Casimir PhD series 2011-5


She, J-H.: “Fermions, Criticality and Superconductivity”.

Promotor: Prof.dr. J. Zaanen

May 3, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-6


Wakker,M.:Quantum pumping and adiabatic transport in nanostructures”

Promotor: Prof.dr. G.E.W. Bauer, Dr. M. Blaauboer

May 24, 2011

Casimir PhD series 2011-7


Herbschleb, C.T.: “ReactorSTM: Imaging Catalysts under Realistic Conditions”.
Promotor: Prof.dr. J.W.M. Frenken.

May 10, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-8


Medvedyeva, M.: “On Localization of Dirac Fermions by Disorder”.
Promotor Prof.dr. C.W.J. Beenakker

May 3, 2011

Casimir PhD series 2011-9


Babic, L.: “Frequency Conversion in Two-Dimensional Photonic Structures”.
Promotores: Prof.dr. J.P. Woerdman, Dr. M.J.A. de Dood.

May 17, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-10


Akhmerov, A.R.:Dirac and Majorana Edge States in Graphene and Topological Superconductors”.
Promotor: Prof.dr. C.W.J. Beenakker.

May 31, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-11


Chien, F.T.: “Chromatin Dynamics Resolved with Force-Spectroscopy”.

Promotores: Prof.dr. T. Schmidt, S.J.T. van Noort.

June 28, 2011.
Casimir PhD series 2011-12


Yucelen, E.: Characterization of low dimensional structures by advanced transmission electron microscopy.

Promotor: Prof.dr. HW Zandbergen.

June 9, 2011
Casimir PhD series 2011-13


Berkhout, J.:Fundamental methods to Measure the orbital Angular momentum of Light“.
Promotor: Prof.dr. M.W. Beijersbergen.

September 20, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-14


Di Lorenzo Pires, H.: “Spatial Coherence and Entanglement of Light”.

Promotor: Prof.dr. J.P. WoerdmanDr. M.P. van Exter.

September 13, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-15


Nichol, K.M.: “Fluidization and Fluctuations in Granular Systems”. Promotor: Prof.dr. M. van Hecke.

October 4, 2011.
Casimir PhD Series 2011-16


Prins, F.: Molecular functionality in nanoelectronic devices

Promotor: HSJ van der Zant.

September 16, 2011

Casimir PhD series 2011-17


Seldenthuis, J.S.: Electrical and mechanical effects in single-molecule junctions.

Promotores: HSJ van der Zant & Dr. JM Thijssen.

November 11, 2011

Casimir PhD series 2011-18


Dorenbos, S.N.: Superconducting single photon detectors.

Promotores: LP Kouwenhoven & Dr. V   Zwiller.

October 03, 2011

Casimir PhD Series 2011-19

Fokkema, V.: Real-time Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Studies of Thin Film Deposition and ion Erosion.

Promotor: Prof.dr. J.W.M. Frenken, Dr. M.J. Rost.

November 10, 2011.

Casimir PhD Series 2011-20


Bretzel, S.: Magneto-mechanical dynamics at the nanoscale

Promotor: Prof.dr. G.E.W. Bauer

December 20, 2011

Casimir PhD series 2011-21


Kowalczyk, S.W.: Solid-state nanopores for scanning single molecules and mimicking biology.

Promotor: Prof.dr. C Dekker.

November 20, 2011

Casimir PhD series 2011-22


Anwar, M.S.: “Spin Triplet Supercurrents in Thin Films of Ferromagnetic CrO2”. Promotor: Prof.dr. J. Aarts

October 19, 2011.
Casimir PhD series 2011-23


Beekman, A.J.: Vortex Duality in Higher Dimensions.

Promotor: Prof.dr. J. Zaanen.

December 1, 2011.

Casimir PhD series 2011-24