Group

PhD-Student

Smits

Joeri Smits M. Sc.


Am Biologischen Garten 2
IW3, Room 2290
28359 Bremen
Tel. 0421 218 64985

joeri.smits@uni-bremen.de

Research Interests

  • Colloidosomes
  • Nanotechnology
  • Nanomedicine

Education

2014 - 2016

M.Sc. Biomedical Sciences: Bioelectronics and Nanotechnology at the University of Hasselt. Thesis: Two Distinct Versatile Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticles for Bio-imaging: Green and Near-infrared Emitters
2011 - 2013 B.Sc. Biomedical Sciences. Thesis: Detection of Peanut Allergen Ara h1 in Food Samples with an Aptasensor using Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy and Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation Monitoring

Positions and Work Experience

2016 - present Ph.D. Student, Advanced Ceramics Group, University of Bremen
2015 - 2016 Internship, Institute for Material Research (IMO-IMOMEC), Wetenschapspark 1 Diepenbeek
2015 Internship, Biomedisch Onderzoeksinstituut (BIOMED) Isolation and Characterization of Extra-Cellular Micro/Nanovesicles as Novel Intracellular Messengers, Agoralaan gebouw C Diepenbeek
2015 Internship, Site-Specific Modification and Oriented Immobilization of Nanobodies for Covalent Coupling on a Surface using Expressed Protein Ligation, Agoralaan Gebouw C Diepenbeek
2015 Internship, Institute for Material Research (IMO-IMOMEC), Molecularly Imprinted Polymers for Biomedical Applications, Wetenschapspark 1 Diepenbeek
2014 Internship, Institute for Material Research (IMO-IMOMEC), Detection of Peanut Allergen Ara h1 in Food Samples with an Aptasensor using Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy and Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation Monitoring, Wetenschapspark 1 Diepenbeek
2010 - 2011 Nurse on Oncology Department, Jessa ziekenhuis, Salvatorstraat 20 Hasselt

Publications

  1. Fluorescent PCDTBT Nanoparticles with Tunable Size for Versatile Bioimaging
    Materials
    Srujan Cheruku, Lien D’Olieslaeger, Nick Smisdom, Joeri Smits, Dirk Vanderzande, Wouter Maes, Marcel Ameloot, Anitha Ethirajan
    (2019) 12(15). https://doi.org/10.3390/ma12152497
  2. Tuning the optical properties of poly(p-phenylene ethynylene) nanoparticles as bio-imaging probes by side chain functionalization
    Journal of Colloid and Interface Science
    Lien D'Olieslaeger, Yasmine Braeken, Srujan Cheruku, Joeri Smits, Marcel Ameloot, Dirk Vanderzande, Wouter Maes, Anitha Ethirajan
    (2017). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2017.05.072
  3. Real-Time Monitoring of Aptamer Functionalization and Detection of Ara H1 by Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy and Dissipation-Mode Quartz Crystal Microbalance
    Journal of Biosensors & Bioelectronics
    Peeters M, Jiménez-Monroy K.L, Libert C, Eurlings Y, Cuypers W, Wackers G, Duchateau S, Robaeys P, Nesládek M ,van Grinsven B , Pérez-Ruiz, Lammertyn J, Losada-Pérez P and Wagner P
    (2014). http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2155-6210.1000155