Casimir Thesis 2019

Appendix -  Casimir theses 2019
Casimir provides PhD students with an ISBN number for their theses. Together, these theses  form the “Casimir PhD Series”. All 45 PhD theses published by PhD students enrolled in the Casimir research School are listed below. 


Rosdahl, T.O.: Symmetries and Boundary Conditions of Topological Materials: General Theory and Applications

Promotor(s): dr. A.R. Akhmerov (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-01


de Vries, F.: Superconducting quantum interference in semiconducting Josephson junctions

Promotor(s): L.P. Kouwenhoven  (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-02


Schmieden, D.: Imitating nature to produce nacre-inspired composite materials with bacteria

Promotor(s): dr. H.J.E. Beaumont (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-03


Shomar, H.: Producing high-value chemicals in Escherichia coli through synthetic biology and metabolic engineering

Promotor(s):  dr. G.E. Bokinsky (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-04


Proutski, A.: Energy structure of hybrid semiconductor-superconductor nanowire based devices

Promotor(s): L.P. Kouwenhoven (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-05


Moura, J.P.: Making light jump: Photonic crystals on trampoline membranes for optomechanics experiments

Promotor(s): H.S.J. van der Zant (TU Delft)          


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-06

Lüthi, F.: Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics in a Magnetic Field

Promotor(s): L.P. Kouwenhoven  (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-07


Singh, N.: Strategies for Mechanical Metamaterial Design

Promotor(s): prof.dr. M. van Hecke   (universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-08


Battisti, I.: Visualizing strongly-correlated electrons with a novel scanning tunneling microscope

Promotor(s):  Dr. M.P. Allan  (universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-09


Kok, M.: The dynamics of microtubule stability – Reconstitution of regulated microtubule assembly under force

Promotor(s): prof.dr. M. Dogterom  (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-10


Moor, M. de : Quantum Transport in Nanowire Networks

Promotor(s): L.P. Kouwenhoven   (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-11


Restrepo Perez, L.: Unraveling proteins at the single molecule level using nanopores

Promotor(s): dr. C. Joo   (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-12


Vis, J. van de: Higgs dynamics in the early universe 

Promotor(s):  prof. J.W. van Holten (Universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-13


Wit, M. de: Advances in SQUID-detected Magnetic Resonance Force Microscopy 

Promotor(s): T.H. Oosterkamp  (universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-14


Marinkovic, I.: Optomechanical Devices in the Quantum Regime

Promotor(s): dr. S. Groeblacher   (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-15


O'Brien, T.: Applications of topology to Weyl semimetals and quantum computing

Promotor(s):   prof. Dr. C.W.J. Beenakker  (universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-16


Veen, J. van: Superconducting islands and gate-based readout in semiconductor nanowires

Promotor(s):  Prof. Dr. L.P. Kouwenhoven TU Delft


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-17


You, Z.: Growth-induced self-organization in bacterial colonies

Promotor(s):  dr. L. Giomi  (universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-18


Gnezdilov, N.: On transport properties of Majorana fermions in superconductors: free & interacting

Promotor(s): prof. Dr. C.W.J. Beenakker  (universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-19


Stefani, D.: Various aspects of quantum transport through single molecules: a mechanical break-junction study

Promotor(s): H.S.J. van der Zant  (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-20


Reep, T.: Smoothly breaking unitarity - Studying spontaneous collapse using two entangled, tuneable, coherent amplifiers

Promotor(s): T.H. Oosterkamp  (Universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-21


Kaczmarczyk, A.: Nucleosome stacking in chromatin fibers probed with single-molecule force- and torque-spectroscopy

Promotor(s): S.J.T. van Noort (Universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-22  


Kroll, J.G.: Magnetic field compatible hybrid circuit quantum electrodynamics Promotor(s): L.P. Kouwenhoven (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-23


Yin, C.: Conductance and gating effects at sputtered oxide interfaces

Promotor(s): prof.dr. J. Aarts (universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-24


Kabiri, Y.: Imaging DNA nanostructures with advanced TEM techniques

Promotor(s): prof.dr. H.W. Zandbergen (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-25


Papadopoulos, N.: Mesoscopic transport in 2D materials and heterostructures Promotor(s): H.S.J. van der Zant  (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-26


Scopelliti, V.:   Hydrodynamics and the quantum butterfly effect in Black Holes and large N quantum field theories         

Promotor(s):  prof.dr. K. Schalm  Universiteit Leiden


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-27


Papadomanolakis, G.; Into the Darkness: Forging a Stable Path Through the Gravitational Landscape

Promotor(s): prof.dr. A Achúcarro  Universiteit Leiden


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-28


Mukhopadhyay, U.: Quantum simulation using arrays of gate-defined quantum dots           

Promotor(s): L.M.K. Vandersypen (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-29


Sharma, S.: Cavity Optomagnonics — Manipulating magnetism by light    

Promotor(s): G.E.W. Bauer  (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-30


Vardanyan, V.: Aspects of Cosmic Acceleration

Promotor(s): Prof.dr. A. Achúcarro (Universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-31


Rinaldin, M.: On the geometry of demixing: A study of lipid phase separation on curved surfaces

Promotor(s): dr. D.J. Kraft  (Universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-32


Steudtner, M.: Methods to simulate fermions on quantum computers with hardware limitations      

Promotor(s): prof.dr. C.W.J. Beenakker (Universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-33


Globyte, V.: Seek and Destroy: Single-molecule perspective on the target search and recognition by the Cas9 endonuclease

Promotor(s): dr. C. Joo (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-34


Soler Canton, A.: Synthetic biology meets liposome-based drug delivery

Promotor(s): prof.dr. M. Dogterom  (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-35


Kounalakis, M.: Nonlinear couplings for quantum control of superconducting qubits and electrical/mechanical resonators

Promotor(s): dr. C. Joo (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-36


Klein, M.: Right place, right time: Modeling the search time and specificity of Cas9 and Argonaute      

Promotor(s): prof.dr. N.H. Dekker (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-37


Cui, M.: A random walk towards the Golden Fleece: Single-Molecule Investigations of Argonaute Target Search       

Promotor(s):  dr. C. Joo (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-38


Lehner, B.: To new frontier, Microbiology for nanotechnology and space exploration           

Promotor(s): H.S.J. van der Zant (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-39


Bastiaans, K.:  Probing quantum materials with novel scanning tunneling microscopy techniques     

Promotor(s): dr. M. Allan (Universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-40


Avellaneda, M.: Chaperone-mediated protein rescue: a single-molecule study     

Promotor(s): prof. S.J. Tans (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-41


Atesci, H.: Charge transport properties of Ru-complex molecules: the influence of humidity        

Promotor(s): prof.dr. J.M. van Ruitenbeek (Universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-42


Magalich, A.: Probing the properties of DM particles with astrophysical observations           

Promotor(s):  dr. A. Boyarsky (universiteit Leiden)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-43


Boter, J.: Scaling Aspects of Silicon Spin Qubits        

Promotor(s): L.M.K. Vandersypen (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-44


Noguera Lopez, J.: An FtsZ-centric approach to divide gene-expressing liposomes

Promotor(s): dr. C. Danelon (TU Delft)


Casimir PhD Series, 2019-45