B.W. Meerbeek gaines his PhD cum laude
B.W. Meerbeek of the Department of the Built Environment has gained his PhD cum laude. He defended his PhD thesis, Studies on user control in Ambient Intelligent Systems, on July 5th in the Auditorium building of the university. His first promotor was prof.dr.ir. E.J. van Loenen.
PhD awards with the honor of ‘cum laude’ are relatively rare, and an average of five percent of all theses at TU/e are considered for this distinction. To be eligible the PhD work must be of exceptional quality, and must be performed with an exceptional level of autonomy.