About me

On the right hand side you'll find my résumé

Short biography

Ivo Filot is a theoretical chemist originating from the Netherlands. He finished his Ph.D. in 2015 at the Eindhoven University of Technology under the supervision of Prof. Emiel Hensen and Prof. Rutger van Santen. His research involves the elucidation of the complex Fischer-Tropsch reaction mechanism employing density functional theory and microkinetic modeling. Currently, he is employed as a university researcher at the Eindhoven University of Technology.


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Curriculum Vitae

Personal

Name Ivo Antonius Wilhelmus Filot
Day of Birth January 28th, 1985
Website www.ivofilot.nl
E-mail address ivo@ivofilot.nl

Education

2010-2015 Eindhoven University of Technology, PhD in Chemistry (specialization Computational and Theoretical Chemistry), supervisors: Prof.dr.ir. Emiel Hensen and Prof.dr. Rutger van Santen see thesis
2007-2009 Master of Science in Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Eindhoven University of Technology (cum laude)
2003-2007 Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Eindhoven University of Technology (cum laude)
1998 - 2003 Gymnasium , Trevianum Scholengroep, Sittard

Work Experience and Current Employment

2015-now Assistant professor at the Eindhoven University of Technology (specialization Computational and Theoretical Chemistry)
2014-2015 University Researcher at the Eindhoven University of Technology
2010-2014 Ph.D. student at the Eindhoven University of Technology
2011-2016 Managing Director of Zuidstijl
2009 Internee, Technip (Zoetermeer, The Netherlands)
2007-2011 Senior Website Developer, Systempro Computers (Maasbracht, The Netherlands)
2005-2008 Junior Researcher, Spinoza Institute
2005-2006 Software Engineer, Atomik (Sittard, The Netherlands)

Skills

Quantumchemical simulations VASP, Gaussian, Quantum Espresso
Programming C, C++, Ruby, Python
Teaching Experience with teaching at MSc and Bachelor level in both practical as well as theoretical courses in chemistry and website development.
Languages Dutch (C2 - native), English (C1), French (A2), German (B1)