Timothy Noël

Timothy Noël
Timothy Noël

Timothy Noël obtained his M.Sc. (Industrial Chemical Engineering) in 2004. In 2009, he received his Ph.D. at the University of Ghent. He then moved to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as a Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellow with Professor Stephen L. Buchwald (MIT-Novartis Center for Continuous Manufacturing). Since 2012 he has been working as a professor at Eindhoven University of Technology. In 2011, he received an Incentive Award for Young Researchers. In 2012, he received a Veni grant (NWO) and was nominated for the European Young Chemist Award. Since 2014, he has been serving as an associate editor of the Journal of Flow Chemistry. Recently, he received a prestigious VIDI grant (NWO) and he coordinates the Marie Skłodowska-Curie ETN program “Photo4Future”.

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Associate Professor (tenured)
Eindhoven University of Technology, 2017 – present

Assistant Professor
Eindhoven University of Technology, 2012 – 2017


Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010-2011
MIT-Novartis Center of Continuous Manufacturing
Advisor: Prof. Stephen L. Buchwald

Ph.D. in Organic Synthetic Chemistry
Ghent University, 2005-2009
Advisor: Prof. Johan Van der Eycken

M.Sc. Industrial Chemical Engineering
KaHo Sint Lieven, Ghent, 2000-2004


2018 DECHEMA Award” in recognition of his pioneering work on continuous photochemical conversion in microfluidic systems.
2016 “Thieme Chemistry Journal Award” for promising young professors at the beginning of their career.
2015 VIDI award (Netherlands Institute for Scientific Research, NWO)
2013 Marie Curie Career Integration Grant.
2012 VENI grant (Netherlands Institute for Scientific Research, NWO)

Finalist European Young Chemist Award, EuCheMS Conference.

2011 Incentive Award for Young Researchers 2011 (Comité de Gestion du Bulletin des Sociétés Chimiques Belges).
2010 Fulbright – Hays Award.

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