dr.ir. J. (Jasper) Foolen - Expertise

Foolen, dr.ir. J.
Address :
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
P.O. Box 513
5600 MB EINDHOVEN
Department :
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Section :
Orthopaedic Biomechanics
Positioncategory :
Assistant Professor (UD)
Position :
Assistant Professor
Room :
GEM-Z 4.102
Tel :
+31 40-247 5318
Tel (internal) :
5318
Email :
JFoolen@tue.nl

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Expertise

  • Tendons and ligaments
  • Fibrous tissue remodeling
  • Orthopedics
  • Mechanobiology
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Biomechanics
  • Cell-matrix interactions

Biography

Biography

Jasper Foolen joined the Orthopedic Biomechanics group at the Department of Biomedical Engineering in 2016 as an assistant professor. His main research interest is mechanobiology and regenerative strategies of tendons and ligaments.

Education

2000 BSc in Mechanical Engineering, Fontys University for Higher Education, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
2003 BSc in Biomedical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands2005 MSc in Biomedical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
2009 PhD in Orthopedic Biomechanics, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Experience

2009 – 2013 Postdoctoral Fellow, Soft Tissue Biomechanics and Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
2013 – 2015 Marie Curie Fellow, Lab of Applied Mechanobiology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
2015 – 2016 Group Leader, Lab for Orthopaedic Biomechanics, University Hospital Balgrist / Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich)
2016 – Assistant Professor, Tendon and Ligament Mechanobiology, Orthopedic Biomechanics, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands