Our experienced and multidisciplinary team works together with experts from our partners to innovate thermoplastic composites. The TPAC aims at the understanding of thermoplastic composites and their manufacturing processes on an applied research level. The main objective of the TPAC is to provide a breeding ground for regional and national companies who want to innovate with thermoplastic composites by offering access to expertise and manufacturing facilities.

Cees Besteman

RESEARCHER
MSc in Mechanical engineering

Michele Bakker Perez

RESEARCHER
Mechatronics student

Rik Brouwer

RESEARCHER
MSc in Aerospace engineering

Thomas de Bruijn

RESEARCHER
MSc in Mechanical engineering

Ferrie van Hattum

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR
PhD in Polymer engineering

Remi Hoefman

RESEARCHER
BSc in Mechanical engineering

Nicole Hutten

RESEARCHER
BSc in Chemistry

Jos ter Laak

RESEARCHER
MSc in Chemical engineering

Franziska Regel

RESEARCHER
PhD in Composite engineering

Rik Voerman

GENERAL MANAGER
MSc in Mechanical engineering

Marieke Voordouw

PROJECT ASSISTANT

Devi Wolthuizen

RESEARCHER
MSc in Applied physics

VISITING RESEARCHERS

Gabriel Bertassone

RESEARCHER
Chemical engineering student

Sibele Cestari

RESEARCHER
DSc in Polymer Science

Dayana Coval

RESEARCHER
Industrial engineering student

Daniela Freitas

RESEARCHER
DSc in Polymer Science