Fellow Liesbet Lagae
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Meet imec fellow Liesbet Lagae

“You can make things happen by working just a little bit harder, day by day.”

  • Obtained a PhD in nanoelectronics (spintronics, MRAM, spin transfer torque) in 2003
  • Started at imec as team leader spintronics in that same year
  • Pivoted the team to create the first life sciences technology group at imec as an R&D manager LST in 2006
  • Appointed program director life sciences in 2016
  • Occupies the position of associate professor at KU Leuven’s biophysics department since 2008
  • Became an imec fellow in 2020