Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Chris R. BarberAstrophysics Sterrewacht Joop Schaye (grad student)
Pieter Dirk Barthelactive galaxies1984 Harry van der Laan (grad student), George Kildare Miley (grad student)
Leendert Binnendijk1947 Jan Hendrik Oort (grad student)
Johan A.M. BleekerAstronomy, Space science1971 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student)
Wilfried (Wilfriedus) Hendrikus Wilhelmus Maria Boland
Jan BrandInterstellar medium, star formation, masers Sterrewacht Leiden19801986 Harm Jan Habing (grad student)
Robert BraunRadio Astronomy1985 Harry van der Laan (grad student), Richard Gordon Strom (grad student)
Jarle BrinchmannGalaxies, population synthesis, Wolf-Rayet, IFU, galaxy dynamics, high redshift galaxies, galaxy spectra, low redshift galaxies
Elias Brinks1984 William Whitney Shane (grad student)
Willem Nicolaas BrouwRadio astronomy1971 Christiaan Alexander Muller (grad student)
Dirk Brouwercelestial mechanics1927 Willem de Sitter (grad student)
Anthony George Alexander Brown1996 P. Tim de Zeeuw (grad student)
Pieter Johannes BrussaardTheoretical Nuclear Physics1958 Sybren Ruurds de Groot (grad student)
Bernard F. BurkeAstrophysics
William Butler Burton1970 Jan Hendrik Oort (grad student)
Eleni Thomai Chatzichristou1999 George Kildare Miley (grad student)
Antonius Gerardus de Bruynradio astronomy1976 Harry van der Laan (grad student)
Teije de JongAstrophysics1972 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student)
Imke de PaterAstronomy, Planetary Science, Adaptive optics and Radio Observations of the giant planets, their rings and satellites1980 John R. Dickel (grad student), Harry van der Laan (grad student)
Willem de Sitter
P. Tim de ZeeuwFormation, structure, and dynamics of galaxies1984 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student)
Gwenaelle Celina DufourAstrochemistry2016 Harold V.J. Linnartz (grad student)
Pascale EhrenfreundAstrobiology
Cornelis EkamaAstronomy
William Clarence EricksonRadio astronomy19621963 Jan Hendrik Oort (research scientist)
Adriaan Daniël Fokker1960 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student)
Marijn FranxGalaxy formation, high redshift universe, galaxy structure1988 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student)
Christos Georgiou2019 Koenraad Honoraat Kuijken (grad student), Henk Hoekstra (grad student)
Jerome Mayo GreenbergLaboratory Astrophysics
Harm Jan HabingAstrophysics
Marijke Haverkorn2002 George Kildare Miley (grad student), Antonius Gerardus de Bruyn (grad student)
Amina Helmigalaxy evolution and dynamics2000 P. Tim de Zeeuw (grad student), Simon David Manton White (grad student)
Ejnar Hertzsprungastronomy
Olof Hjorter1727 Pieter van Musschenbroek (grad student)
Henk HoekstraDark matter, dark energy, galaxy clusters, wide-field imaging surveys.
Michiel Robert Hogerheijde1998 Ewine F. van Dishoeck (grad student), Geoffrey A. Blake (grad student)
Joachim Willem (Joop) Hovenierlight scattering1970 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student)
Vincent IckeTheoretical astronomy1972 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student)
Frank Pieter IsraelMolecular ISM, Galaxy Centers, Dwarf Galaxies & Magellanic Clouds, Star Formation1976 Harm Jan Habing (grad student)
Walter Joseph Jaffe1974 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student)
Jelle Sjerp KaastraHig-energy astrophysics
Frederik Kaiserastronomy18261831 Pieter Johannes Uylenbroek, Jr (research assistant)
Peter Katgert1977 Harry van der Laan (grad student)
Christoph Ulrich KellerExperimental Astrophysics
Koenraad Honoraat Kuijkengalaxies, cosmology
Gerard P. KuiperAstronomy1933 Ejnar Hertzsprung (grad student)
Ivo Ferdinand Louis Labbé2004 Marijn Franx (grad student)
Louis Le Sergeant d’Hendecourtastrochemistry, astrobiology1984 Jerome Mayo Greenberg (grad student)
Jan LubFundamental Stellar Parameters, Stellar Photometry,Pulsating Variable Stars, Distance Scale, Stellar Atmospheres, Stellar Evolution1977 Tjeerd Sicco van Albada (grad student)
Johannes Lulofsphysics, astronomy
Willem Jacob LuytenAstronomy1921 Ejnar Hertzsprung (grad student)
Adriaan Metiusmathematics, navigation, astronomy Astronomy1595 Ludolph van Keulen (grad student), Rudolph Snell van Royen (Snellius) (grad student), Pieter Pauw (grad student), Tycho Brahe (grad student)
George Kildare Mileyradio astronomy
Nicolaus Muleriusmedicine, mathematics and astronomy1589 Gerard Bontius (grad student), Rudolph Snell van Royen (Snellius) (research assistant), Johan van Heurne (research assistant)
Christiaan Alexander MullerRadio astronomy
Bernardus Nieuhoffphilosophy, mathematics, astronomy1773 Dionysius van de Wijnpersse (grad student)
Pieter NieuwlandPhysics, astronomy
Jan Hendrik Oortastronomy
Pieter Theodorus Oosterhoff1933 Ejnar Hertzsprung (grad student)
Jean A. C. Oudemansastronomy1852 Frederik Kaiser (grad student)
Anton Pannekoekastronomy1902 Hendricus Gerardus van de Sande Bakhuijzen (grad student)
Jan Willem Pel1976 Tjeerd Sicco van Albada (grad student)
Michael A. C. Perrymanastronomy
Lukas Plaut1939 Ejnar Hertzsprung (grad student)
Simon Frederik Portegies Zwart
Ernst RaimondRadio astronomy Astronomy1964 Jan Hendrik Oort (grad student)
Steven Riedercomputational astrophysics
Hubertus Jacobus Alfonsus RöttgeringCosmology1993 George Kildare Miley (grad student)
Richard T. Schilizzi
William Whitney Shaneradio astronomy1971 Jan Hendrik Oort (grad student)
Catherine Slaughterstellar evolution, globular clusters, computational astrophysics
Ignas Alexander Gerard SnellenExtra-solar planets, active galactic nuclei, LOFAR1997 Richard T. Schilizzi (grad student), George Kildare Miley (grad student)
Alexander G.G.M. Tielensastrochemistry1982 Harm Jan Habing (grad student), Louis John Allamandola (grad student)
Remo (Remond) Paulus Johannes TilanusSubmillimeter, black hole and millimeter mmVLBI
Pieter Johannes Uylenbroek, Jrmathematics, physics, astronomy, oriental languages1822 Hendrik Arent Hamaker (grad student)
Edwin Auguste ValentijnAstronomical information technology1978 Harry van der Laan (grad student)
Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulstastronomy , space science
Hendricus Gerardus van de Sande Bakhuijzenastronomy1863 Frederik Kaiser (grad student)
Ernst Frederik van de Sande Bakhuyzen1879 Hendricus Gerardus van de Sande Bakhuijzen (grad student)
Marinus Adrianus Maria van de WeijgaertCosmological structure formation1991 P. Tim de Zeeuw (grad student), Bernard J.T. Jones (grad student), Vincent Icke (grad student)
Willem Hendrik van den BosAstronomy1925 Willem de Sitter (grad student)
Pieter Corijnus van der Kruit1971 Jan Hendrik Oort (grad student)
Harry van der LaanRadio Astronomy
Floris Frits Sebastiaan van der TakPhysics of the interstellar medium and star formation2000 Ewine F. van Dishoeck (grad student), Neal J. Evans (grad student)
Paul Peter van der WerfStarburst galaxies at low and high redshift, interstellar medium in galaxies, infrared techniques
Ewine F. van DishoeckAstrochemistry1984 Harm Jan Habing (grad student), Wim J. van der Hart (research assistant), Alexander Dalgarno (grad student), Marc C. van Hemert (grad student)
Gijsbert van Herkastrometry1936 Jan Hendrik Oort (grad student)
Johan Hendrik van Lommathematics, astronomy1729 Willem Jacob 's-Gravesande (post-doc)
Thèodore Walraven
Reinirus Antonius Maria WalterbosAstronomy and Astrophysics, Astrophysics Physics1986 William Butler Burton (grad student), Robert C. Kennicutt (grad student)
Adriaan J Wesselinkpulsating variable stars1938 Ejnar Hertzsprung (grad student)
Gart WesterhoutRadio astronomy19501958 Hendrik Christoffel van de Hulst (grad student), Jan Hendrik Oort (research assistant)
Jan WoltjerTheoretical astronomy1918 Willem de Sitter (grad student)
Umut YildizAstrophysics Leiden Observatory Leiden Observatory20082013 Ewine F. van Dishoeck (grad student), Lars E. Kristensen (grad student)