On this brief webpage you will find information about Michiel Brink.
You can reach me via e-mail at info [at] michielbrink.nl. You can also contact me on LinkedIn, click here
For my publications, please see my profile on Google Scholar, click here. To download my PhD thesis, click here. To view the cover of the thesis, click here. The thesis is referring to a website where the simulation software can be downloaded. You can find this website here.
Michiel Brink was born on 9 July, 1984 in ‘s Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands. He grew up and went to secondary school in Heerlen. Between 2001 and 2005 he studied Applied Physics at the Hogeschool Zuyd in Heerlen. He then enrolled in the MSc Building Services program at the Department of the Built Environment at the Eindhoven University of Technology in Eindhoven. His MSc thesis addressed the use of software agents in home automation. He graduated ‘cum laude’ in 2008. Building on this work he started his PhD in February 2009 at the unit Performance Engineering for Built Environments, at the Department of the Built Environment at the Eindhoven University of Technology. During his thesis work, he was also assistant treasurer and is currently IT officer for the International Society for Gerontechnology, and was a member of the organizing committee of the ISG*ISARC2012 World Conference. In July 2011 he joined the National Reserve Corps of the Dutch army, where he now has the rank of private first class. On the 2nd of July 2013 he earned his PhD degree and started working as a consultant at BAM Techniek - Integrated Works, where he is working on a platform for smart buildings.