Casper Juffermans is born in 1959. After completing this study in Technical Physics at the University of Delft in 1984, he started working as a Research Scientist at Phillips Research in Eindhoven. He worked on advanced CMOS devices and e-beam lithography before migrating into the optical lithography domain in 1990. In 2002 he became responsible for the CMOS integration group in Leuven, working on sub 65nm CMOS generations. 2011- 2014 Sector Head of process technology in NXP research. 2015 Director of EKL at TU Delft.