Benno Hendriks

Philips Research Eindhoven, the Netherlands

A Philips Researcher since 1990, Benno has worked on Monte Carlo simulation of the electron transport in flat-panel displays based on electron hop transport, on light path optics design and manufacturing for Blu-ray Disc development, on miniaturized optics for small form factor optical drives in optical recording, on camera modules based on FluidFocus technology, on a miniature microscope based on scanning fiber technology and on light-tissue interactions for biomedical applications. He also led a deep-dive study on 'Light and Health'.


At present, he is focusing on minimally invasive devices for medical applications.


He won the Gilles Holst Award (2005) and the Eureka Fair Award (2009) at Philips Research Eindhoven.