Kees van Leerdam
Senior Researcher Microstructure and Spectroscopic Analysis
Nouryon Chemicals

Kees van Leerdam is an analytical scientist, specializing in microscopy and surface analysis. Van Leerdam has worked in different science-related roles in the chemical industry for almost 30 years, serving many different markets such as catalysis, fibers, pharmacy, mining, paper, coatings and polymers.

Van Leerdam holds a doctorate in applied physics on surface analysis from the Eindhoven University of Technology, and a master’s degree in chemistry on catalysis from Utrecht University.