Geert Verbong

School of Innovation Sciences

Geert Verbong is a Full Professor at the School of Innovation Sciences, Eindhoven University of Technology. He has a master degree in Applied Physics (1981), a Ph.D. in the history of technology, and is a leading expert on nuclear and sustainable energy history and energy transitions. He has managed several research projects and provides policy advice. Currently he is also research and education coordinator at the Eindhoven Energy Institute.
He has been a core member of the Dutch Knowledge Network on System Innovations or Transitions.

Relevant Publications

Geert Verbong & Derk Loorback (eds), Governing the energy transition: Reality, Illustion, or Necessity? (London: Routledge, 2012): 75-100.
Verbong, Geert, and Frank Geels. "The ongoing energy transition: lessons from a socio-technical, multi-level analysis of the Dutch electricity system (1960–2004)." Energy policy 35.2 (2007): 1025-1037.
Lagaaij, J.A.C. & Verbong, G.P.J. (1998). Kerntechniek in Nederland 1945-1974 (Eindhoven: KIVI/SHT, 1998) [a history of nuclear power in the Netherlands].