van Driel

Parttime Professor
Electronic Components, Technology and Materials (ECTM), Department of Microelectronics

Expertise: Solid state lighting reliability


Willem van Driel received the B.S. and M.S. degrees from the Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, in 1992 and 1994, respectively, and in 2007 the Ph.D. degree from the Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands, all in mechanical engineering. He currently holds a position at Philips Lighting, Eindhoven, where he is responsible for solid state lighting reliability. He has authored over 300 scientific publications, including journal and conference papers, book or book chapters, patents, and invited keynote lectures. His current research interests include solid state lighting, microelectronics and microsystems technologies, virtual prototyping, virtual reliability qualification, and designing for reliability of microelectronics and microsystems.

Last updated: 25 Sep 2017