Ir. Kirsten Koolstra

Postdoctoral researcher


  • Dielectric MR materials
  • MR Fingerprinting
  • MR Reconstruction


Kirsten studied Applied Mathematics at the Delft University of Technology (2010-2015) and worked during her master thesis on the modeling of electromagnetic fields in strongly inhomogeneous media.

In December 2015 she started a PhD research at the C.J. Gorter Center of the Leiden University Medical Center, in which she works on dielectric materials, MR fingerprinting and reconstruction.

In March 2020 she was appointed postdoctoral researcher in the LUMC, working together with the Division of Image Processing, focussing on adaptive MRI acquisitions.  


Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum
Gebouw 1
Kamer C3-49

Albinusdreef 2
2333 ZA Leiden
Tel: +31 71 526 1911

Postzone C3Q
Postbus 9600
2300 RC Leiden