dr.ir. M.N. van Dongen

PhD student
Bioelectronics (BE), Department of Microelectronics

PhD thesis (Apr 2015): Design of efficient and safe neural stimulators: A multidisciplinary approach
Promotor: Wouter Serdijn, Paddy French

Expertise: Electrophysiology and Circuit Design of Neural Stimulators. Focus on novel stimulation strategies to increase power efficiency of neural stimulation.

Themes: Biosignal acquisition, conditioning and processing, Neuroprosthetics, - stimulation and -modulation


Marijn van Dongen was born in Pijnacker, The Netherlands in 1984. He received the MSc and BSc (cum laude) degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Delft University of Technology in 2007 and 2010, respectively.

He is currently working towards his PhD in the Section Bioelectronics at the Microelectronics department of Delft University of Technology. His research interests include the design of neural stimulator output circuits as well as the modeling of the electrophysiological and electrochemical processes during electrical stimulation.

He has served as the Financial Chair of the IEEE BioCAS2013 conference.

Last updated: 26 Dec 2018

Marijn van Dongen

  • Left in 2015
  • Now: NXP, Nijmegen, the Netherlands

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