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Latest news

  • ARCNL Newsletter 10

    ARCNL proudly presents Newsletter 10 with highlights of the past months. Click here to open the newsletter…

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  • Editor’s choice Applied Physics A

    The journal Applied Physics A has selected a publication from the EUV Generation and Imaging group led by Stefan Witte as this month’s Editor’s Choice.

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  • Spreading focus for better imaging

    With a specially engineered diffractive zone plate it is possible to (partly) focus all the different wavelengths of light in an extreme-ultraviolet beam (left) on…

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  • Season’s greetings

    Season’s greetings from ARCNL…

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Upcoming events

    • March 10, 2021
    • at ARCNL
    • Virtual Colloquium
    • Title to be announced

    Paul Snijders (Associate Editor, Physical Review Applied)

    A closed session…

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    • March 17, 2021
    • at VU University Amsterdam
    • PhD Ceremony
    • Ruben Schupp

    Spectral characterization of solid-state laser-driven plasma sources of EUV light

    Promotors: Dr. Oscar Versolato, Prof. Wim Ubachs, Prof. Ronnie Hoekstra…

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    • April 6, 2021
    • at University of Amsterdam
    • PhD Ceremony
    • Vanessa Verrina

    Laser-induced ultrasound for the detection of buried micro- and nano-structures

    Promotor: Prof. Paul Planken…

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    • April 15 - 16, 2021
    • at ARCNL
    • Meeting
    • Members of the Scientific Advisory Committee

    Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC)

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Supporting a long-term relationship : New ASML liaison at ARCNL

In December 2020, Wim Symens handed over his role as ASML liaison to Maarten Voncken. Together, they reflect on how important it proves to be to have an ASML contact person who all ARCNL researchers can easily approach, and the challenges that come with this role …..

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