Joost-Pieter Katoen is appointed as member of the Academia Europaea

http://www.utwente.nl/archief/2013/09/joost-pieter-katoen-verkozen-tot-lid-academia-europaea.docx/

Academia Europaea is the European Academy of Sciences, similar to the Dutch KNAW. See http://www.acadeuro.org/ for information on the EA: "Our members are scientists and scholars who collectively aim to promote learning, education and research. ... members [are] leading experts from the physical sciences and technology, biological sciences and medicine, mathematics, the letters and humanities, social and cognitive sciences, economics and the law."

September 17, 2013
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