Sissi de Beer defended her PhD thesis „Probing the properties of confined liquids” on Friday, May 27 at 16:45h in the Waaier. After listening to the defense, the committee consisting of Prof. W.J. Briels, Prof. V. Subramaniam, Prof. G.J. Vasco, Prof. E. Charlaix, Prof. J.W.M. Frenken as well as assistant promoter Dr. H.T.M. van den Ende, promoter Prof. Frieder Mugele and referee Dr. W.K. den Otter awarded the degree to – now – Dr. de Beer.