Dick van Dam

Dick van Dam

Trainee patent attorney

  • Energy
  • Physics
  • Mechanical engineering
Dutch and English

Dick joined NLO in 2017.



Dick specialises in Physics, particularly in the field of semiconductors, mechanics, energy, nanotechnology and materials. He is (co) author of twelve scientific publications.



Dick graduated in Physics (BSc and MSc) and Mathematics (BSc) from Utrecht University and also studied at the University of Florida. After graduating in 2012, he embarked on his PhD research at Eindhoven University of Technology, completing it in 2016 with his thesis ‘Nanowire photonics for photovoltaics’. In the same year, he won the Young Speakers Contest at the annual congress of the Netherlands’ Physical Society (NNV).

Working at NLO

On a regular basis we are looking for people to join our company. Are you interested in a career at NLO? Please visit our special working at NLO website.

Intellectual Property: Cases

Intellectual Property is a valuable asset. From start-up to market leader, applying a smart strategy for patents, trademarks and/or designs adds value to every company. Examples of such successful IP strategies can be found at our page ‘Cases’. Read more