In memory of Rob van der Linde

21 January 2010

In memory of

Prof. dr. Rob van der Linde

February 2, 1937 - January 17, 2010

Rob van der Linde has been the initiator of Coatings Technology at the Eindhoven University of Technology. During his whole career he was considered as a leading scientist in his field of expertise. He is known as an inspiring and enthusiastic personality. We thank professor Van der Linde for all his contributions and support to education and research in chemistry. In name of all the researchers in Coatings Technology of the Dutch Polymer Institute we express our sincere condolences to his family and friends.


Dutch Polymer Institute
Dr. ir. Jacques Joosten, managing director
Prof. dr. Martien Cohen Stuart, scientific director