Prof. dr. A. van der Ziel

Professor Aldert van der Ziel, born 12 December 1910 at Zandeweer, the Netherlands, teaches electrical engineering at the University of Florida, USA. He is awarded an honorary doctorate for his pioneering and groundbreaking contributions to research in electrical engineering, notably of noise phenomena, developing a comprehensive theory of noise in transistors, based on the theory of fluctuations and his contributions to education in physical electronics. 

Honorary tutor is Prof. dr. F.N. Hooge, professor of electronic materials engineering