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Kooi, Eline

Medical Physicist / Associate Professor, dept. of Radiology, MaastrichtUniversity MedicalCenter (MUMC), Maastricht, the Netherlands.

Before starting her university study, Eline Kooi was employed in the department of Physical Chemistry of Shell Research in Thornton-le-Moors, Great Britain, as a pre-university student in 1989-1990. She received her Master Degree in Physics in 1995 at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She performed her PhD study in Molecular Physics at the University of Amsterdam, that included a 2-months EC-fellowship at the Institute for Non-Linear Optics (LENS), Florence, Italy.
After receiving her PhD in Molecular Physics in 1999, she started her residency in Medical Physics in 1999 at department of Radiology, Maastricht University Medical Center and became a certified Medical Physicist / staff member at this department in 2004. In 2012, she was appointed as Associate Professor. Her current research is focused on cardiovascular imaging and noninvasive assessment of (fat) metabolism, e.g. (molecular) imaging of atherosclerosis and metabolic studies using MR spectroscopy. She has published >70 scientific publications in international journals and books. She has supervised 7 PhD theses and is currently supervising 5 PhD students and 2 post-doc students.