Andreas has experience both from the industry and academia, having worked in pharma for three years and becoming Assoc. Prof. at Uppsala University in 2017. During his time at Uppsala, Andreas got known as the go-to guy for illustrations, and started the Visualize Your Science course in 2011 due to popular demand. As interest in the course grew, Andreas saw an opportunity to teach full time, and left academia in 2016 to start his own company. Andreas is the resident expert in Blender and Affinity Designer.
Kess is an experimental surface scientist with a Ph.D. in Chemical Physics who has worked with UHV-systems, ultra-fast lasers, synchrotrons, and a various spectroscopic and microscopic methods. After a postdoc at KTH, her love for drawing and science communication, caused her to join Visualize your Science as an instructor, illustrator, and course developer. Kess is also our resident Inkscape expert.
Mads did his Ph.D. studies in Polymer Chemistry at KTH, where he used dendrimers to cultivate synthetic human tissue. Creativity and drawing have been a large part of Mads’ life since childhood, and he is currently teaching the Visualize your Science course, doing commission work and taking part in expanding the company. Mads is our resident Adobe Illustrator expert.
Markus has studied and done research in the UK, Sweden as well as taught in Finland. He branched out from Analytical Chemistry research and took an interest in teaching and pedagogics during his scientific career. Markus enjoys photography, fishing and carpentry and is our main man working behind the scenes here at Visualize Your Science.