This is what happened the past 48 hours, besides defending my PhD work.
Tuesday evening: Radio 1 interviewed me during a rehearsal of Philips Symphonie orkest, listen here:
At the same time, our journal paper on sound levels in the orchestra went online.
And it turned out that Maarten Hornikx is the first UHD (associate prof) to promote a PhD in the Netherlands, see the cursor.
After an interview on Wednesday morning, NOS journaal wrote about it online.
Meanwhile, TU/e published our press release on their website, together with our video:
The NOS website published an article at 13:00 which got a lot of attention: NOS website article
At 14:00, the defense took place, see Hora est.
After receiving my ‘bul’ and shaking many hands, I stepped on my bike while talking to reporter of the Nederlands Dagblad.
Thursday morning, Nederlands Dagblad published this article and a cartoon on the front page:
And even the Belgian Newspaper ‘De Standaard’ published about it:
Thursday afternoon, I did a live interview on Radio 5 at 15:30.