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Bernard van Heck is a PhD student in the theoretical nanoscience group of Carlo Beenakker at the University of Leiden.
Since Fall 2013, he is also a guest student at the Kavli Institute for Nanoscience at TU Delft. Before beginning his PhD, he studied Physics at University of Roma 'La Sapienza'.
His research activities revolve around the areas of mesoscopic physics and quantum information, with a particular focus on quantum computation with Majoranas.