Casimir Research School - Leiden University's and Delft University of Technology’s joint research school in physics - brings together over 320 PhD students, 130 postdocs and 100 faculty members. The school's research program is developed by groups at the Kavli Institute of Nanoscience in Delft and at the Leiden Institute of Physics (LION). Casimir, established in 2004, is named after Professor Hendrik B.G. Casimir (1909-2000), whose involvement in fundamental physics as well as applied physics left many traces in the Dutch scientific landscape.

Student profiles

Yevheniia Cheipesh

Study: MSc in Condensed Matter Theory and Quantum Information Theory, University of Göttingen (Germany). Currently: PhD student at: Beenakker group, Lorentz Institute, Leiden University, and Akhmerov group, Quantum Nanoscience, TU Delft.

"Having research projects in both Leiden and Delft makes my PhD very challenging, active and diverse and I enjoy it a lot!"



1 August 2023 - 31 August 2024

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1 August 2023 - 31 August 2024

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