Technical staff

Robert Molenaar

Robert Molenaar


Faculty of Science and Technology
Biomedical Photonic Imaging
Zuidhorst ZH273
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands

Telephone: +31 53 489 3053
Fax: +31 53 489 1105

Research projects

  • Gold Nano Particles, as optical sensors of DNA
  • Acousto-Optical Spectroscopy

Experienced application fields

  • Camera imaging
  • LASER applications
  • Interferometry
  • Ultrasound excitation
  • Microscopy
  • Spectroscopy
  • AFM
  • LabView Programming, for hardware control
  • Electronics


“Feasibility of quantitative determination of local optical absorbances in tissue-mimicking phantoms using acousto-optic sensing,” by A. Bratchenia, R. Molenaar, and R. P. H. Kooyman, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 113901-(1-3) (2008).

“Millimeter-resolution acousto-optic quantitative imaging in a tissue model system,” by A. Bratchenia, R. Molenaar, T.G. van Leeuwen, and R. P. H. Kooyman, J. Biomed. Optic. 14, 034031 (2009).