Casimir Theses 2005

Koster, G.: “Membrane Tube Formation by Motor Proteins: Forces and Dynamics”. Promotor: Prof.dr. A.M. Dogterom, January 26, 2005.


Haar, ter, A.C.J.: “Single and coupled Josephson junction qubits”. Promotor:, dr. C.J.P.M. Harmans, February 2, 2005.


Hanson, R.: “Spin in few-electron quantum dots”. Promotor: Kouwenhoven, February 23, 2005.


Rusanov, A.Y.: “Effect of Proximity Coupling and Magnetization Switching in Superconductor/Ferromagnet Hybrids”. Promotor: Prof.dr. J. Aarts, February 23, 2005.


Lupascu, A.: “Readout of a superconducting flux qubit using a DC-Squid in the inductive mode”. Promotor: Mooij, March 8, 2005.


Verberk, R.: “Photon Statistics and Power-law Blinking of Single Semiconductor Nanocrystals”. Promotores: Prof.dr. M.A.G.J. Orrit and Prof.dr. J. Schmidt, April 6, 2005.


Tajic, A.: "Study of a Stroboscopic Model of a Quantum Dot". Promotor: Prof.dr. C.W.J. Beenakker, May 12, 2005.


Lazar, S.: “Defects and electronic structure of GaN”. Promotor: Prof.dr. H.W. Zandbergen, June 6, 2005.


Jackson B.: “NbTiN-Based THz SIS Mixers for the Herschel Space Observatory” Promotor: T.M. Klapwijk, June 8, 2005.
Casimir PhD Series 2005-01


Meijer F.E.: “Rashba spin-orbit interaction in mesoscopic systems” Promotor: T.M. Klapwijk, June 20, 2005.
Casimir PhD Series 2005-02


Onac, G.E.: “High frequency noise in mesoscopic systems”. Promotor: L.P. Kouwenhoven, September 13, 2005.


Goorden, M.C.: "Superconductivity in Nanostructures: Andreev Billiards and Josephson Junction Qubits". Promotor: Prof.dr. C.W.J. Beenakker, September 15, 2005.


Peguiron J.: “Quantum Ratchets” Promotor: prof.dr. G.E.W. Bauer, September 16, 2005.
Casimir PhD Series 2005-03


Altewischer, E.: “Subwavelength Hole Arrays, Surface Plasmons and Quantum Entanglement”. Promotor: Prof.dr. J.P. Woerdman, September 22, 2005.


Velsen, J.L. van: "On the Production and Transfer of Entangled Electrons and Photons". Promotor: Prof.dr. C.W.J. Beenakker, September 28, 2005.


Visser, J.: “Operator Description of the Dynamics of Optical Modes”.
Promotor: Prof.dr. G. Nienhuis, September 29, 2005.


Vissers, R.: “Quantitative Electron Nanodiffraction”. Promotor: prof.dr. H.W. Zandbergen, October 3, 2005.


Jarillo-Herrero, P.D.: “Quantum transport in carbon nanotubes”. Promotor: L.P. Kouwenhoven, October 3, 2005.


De Boer R.W.I.: “Organic single-crystal field-effect transistors” Promotor: T.M. Klapwijk, October 28, 2005.
Casimir PhD Series 2005-05


Ruijter, W.P.F. de: “Photodynamics of Light-Harvesting Systems”,
Promotor: Prof.dr T.J. Aartsma, November 7, 2005.
Casimir PhD Series 2005-06


Willems van Beveren L.: “Electron spins in few-electron lateral quantum dots”
Promotor: L.P. Kouwenhoven, November 8, 2005.
Casimir PhD Series 2005-04


Schmauder, R.: “Application of FCS and FRET in Protein Biochemistry and Biophysics”. Promotor: Prof.dr. T. Schmidt, November 14, 2005.
Casimir PhD Series 2005-07


Baggio, C.: “Dynamics of Vortex Fronts in Type II Superconductors”,
Promotor: W. van Saarloos, November 22, 2005.


Loaiza, J.A.: “Experimental Demonstration of the Fractal Nature of Unstable-Resonator Modes”. Promotor: Prof.dr. J.P. Woerdman, co-promotor: Dr. E.R. Eliel, November 23, 2005.


Baarle, G.J.C. van: “Vortices in superconductors imaged by Scanning Tunnelling Microscopy. Vortex structures in superconducting thin films of a-MoGe and (La,Sr)2CuO4”. Promotors: Prof.dr. J. Aarts, Prof.dr. P.H. Kes. November 29, 2005.


Slot, E.: “Microscopic Charge-Density Wave Transport”. Promotor: Prof.dr. P.H. Kes, co-promotor H.S.J. van der Zant. December 6, 2005.