Congratulations to our lecturer Prof.dr.ir. Jan van Eijk. He received the Martin van den Brink Award 2016. This award, an initiave from DSPE & Brainport Industries, was handed out to him during the Dutch Technology week.
Jan van Eijk is a world leading authority in the field of high precision mechatronics. Today, he provides consultancy expertise to world-renowned precision equipment manufacturers through his own company MICE. He gives advice not only on technical concepts and designs for systems but also on how to develop key components necessary for the successful growth of advanced technology organisations.
The purpose of the Martin van den Brink Award is to emphasize the importance of the system architecture for the success of the Dutch high-tech systems industry and to carry out that our country in this field plays a leading role. This time the jury consisted of Jos Benschop (ASML), Pieter Kappelhof (DSPE), Adrian Rankers (Mechatronics Academy), Hans Krikhaar (DSPE) and Martin van den Brink (ASML).
Jan lectures in several of our trainings, such as 'Dynamics and modelling' and he coordinates the courses 'Mechatronic system design' and 'Advanced mechatronic design', now via our partner Mechatronics Academy and before at Philips. Read more >>