Master of Science in Applied Physics, University Twente, Enschede, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Technology, University Twente, Enschede, 1995.
Postdoctoral researcher University Calabria, Arcavacata di Rende, Italy, 1995—1996. Research scientist The Netherlands Organization Prins Maurits Laboratory, Netherlands, 1996—1904. Senior scientist The Netherlands Organization Defense, Security and Safety, Rijswijk, Netherlands, since 2005.
Netherlands delegate insensitive munitions expert group Nato Ac/310, 1998—2001. Assistant promoter Netherlands Institute Metal Research, 2002—2007. The Netherlands Organization member subcommittee munitions and explosive substances Ministry of Defense, Netherlands, 2003—2005.
Netherlands delegate sg1 energetic materials Nato Ac/326, since 2003.
1 child Mathijs Dinand.