Jan Vermant studied Chemical Engineering at KU Leuven in Belgium, obtaining the doctoral degree in 1996 under the supervision of Prof. Jan Mewis. He was a postdoctoral fellow of Elf Aquitaine and the Fund for Scientific Research – (FWO) Vlaanderen, which had him working at Stanford University with G. Fuller, The CNRS-CEMEF (P. Navard) and CNRS -CRPP (D. Roux), the Unversity of Delaware and KU Leuven. In 2000 he joined the faculty at the department of Chemical Engineering at KU Leuven, becoming a full professor in 2005. In 2014 he joined the Materials Department at the ETH Zürich, where he now resides. Major Awards include a Dupont Young Faculty Award (USA), the FWO-ExxonMobil European Chemical Science & Engineering Award (EU), the Journal of Rheology Publication Award. Jan Vermant supports the NCCR Digital Fabrication as Associated Investigator.
Role in the NCCR Digital Fabrication: Associated Investigator
Email: Prof. Dr. Jan Vermant