Nienke Visser

PhD Candidate
Employed since: December 2018
Phone: +31 611496783
Email: N.L.Visser@uu.nl
Room: 4th floor study area

Research

Research

Exploring fundamental characteristics of nickel-based catalysts for CO2 hydrogenation

C.V.

C.V.

2018 – Present

PhD candidate in the Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis group, Utrecht University, the Netherlands, under supervision of Prof. Dr. Petra de Jongh and Dr. Jovana Zečević

 

2016 – 2018

Master’s degree in Nanomaterials Science (honours), Utrecht University

Master thesis at the Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis group, entitled “Understanding manganese promoter effects in carbon-supported copper-catalyzed ester hydrogenation”, supervised by Rolf Beerthuis, MSc and Prof. Dr. Petra de Jongh

 

Internship at BASF de Meern, the Netherlands, supervised by Drs. Bennie Reesink

 

2012-2015

Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry (honours), Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Bachelor thesis at the Condensed Matter and Interfaces group, entitled “The search for green energy – Colloidal semiconductor Cu­2-xS-CIS heteronanorods as p-n nanojunctions in solar cells“, supervised by Dr. Ward van der Stam and Dr. Celso de Mello Donegá

 

2006-2012

Secondary education at Stedelijk Gymnasium Haarlem

 

1994

Born in Heemstede, The Netherlands