Laurens W. Molenkamp

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Laurens W. Molenkamp obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Groningen in 1985 working on ultrafast coherent spectroscopy. He then joined Philips Research Laboratories in Eindhoven, working on semiconductor lasers and subsequently on mesoscopic transport in semiconductors. In 1994, he was appointed as Professor of Experimental Physics (C3) at the RWTH in Aachen, Germany, in 1994. He moved to W├╝rzburg University in April 1999 as the Chair of Experimental Physics (EP3), where he continues research in quantum transport and semiconductor spintronics.