Bachelor in Engineering, Rijswijk Polytechnic University, The Netherlands, 1981. Master of Science cum laude (honorary), Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy cum laude (honorary), Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, 1996.
Embedded systems engineer Distinguished Service Medal - Gist-brocades Corporation, Delft, 1982—1985. Research scientist The Netherlands Organization Institute Applied Computer Science, 1989—1992. Associate professor Delft University of Technology, since 1992.
Chief technological officer Science and Technology Corporation, since 2000. Private soldier Ribonucleic acid Signal Corps, 1977-1978, Ede, The Netherlands.
Married Karen Wolfe, December 13, 1989. Children: Robin Koerts, Guido Koerts.