Ewine van Dishoeck

Titels Prof. dr.
Initials E.F.
Main position Hoogleraar UL
Disciplines Astronomy, astrophysics
Chair Moleculaire astrofysica
Domain Natural Sciences and Engineering
Membership Member
Since 2001
Member of Jury Lorentz Medal
Member of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Employed by Universiteit Leiden
Onderzoekinstituut Sterrewacht Leiden
Postbus 9513
2300 RA Leiden
tel.  071 527 5814
Personal website

Ewine van Dishoeck researches molecules in space. She has gained world fame with her pioneering work. Her current passion is the hunt for water and the water cycle in space. This will provide answers to questions such as: where does the water in our rivers come from? And: could there be life on other planets?