Welcome to the home page of the Professor Hendrik de Waard Foundation. The foundation organizes an annual lecture in the field of the the natural sciences. Our aim is to inform a general public on new and interesting scientific developments. Our 2019 lecture is yet to be announced. More information on this topic can be found by navigating through the panel on the left.
The board of the Professor Hendrik de Waard Foundation is formed by bachelor, master and PhD students studying at the Faculty of Science and Engineering of the University of Groningen.
- President: Suzan van Eijk (Astronomy)
- Secretary: Floris Drent (Physics)
- Treasurer: Robbert Scholtens (Physics & Mathematics)
Partners and sponsors of the 2018 lecture
The work of our foundation would not be possible without financial and organizational support. Therefore we would like to thank:
Graduate School of Science/Undergraduate School of Science
Studium Generale Groningen
Kapteyn Astronomical Institute
Stichting het Roode- of Burgerweeshuis