Jules Kerckhoffs

Jules is a PostDoc in IRAS focusing on collecting, mapping and predicting concentrations of air pollutants.

His PhD was about analyzing the possibilities to create (Dutch) air pollution LUR models based on measurements collected with a mobile platform. The results of this are described in his thesis. Later, his PhD also involved the Google Airview project, where Google Streetview cars were equipped with air quality instruments and drove extensively in Amsterdam and Copenhagen.


Environmental risk factors of type 2 diabetes-an exposome approach

Beulens JWJ, Pinho MGM, Abreu TC, den Braver NR, Lam TM, Huss A, Vlaanderen J, Sonnenschein T, Siddiqui NZ, Yuan Z, Kerckhoffs J, Zhernakova A, Brandao Gois MF, Vermeulen RCH.
Diabetologia. 2021 Nov 18.

Jules Kerckhoffs

Contact information


IRAS, Nieuw Gildestein 
Yalelaan 2, room 320.b
3584 CJ Utrecht
The Netherlands

Areas of Expertise

Air quality Big Data Exposure Science Geospatial analyses

Decoding the exposome

Decoding the exposome

Exposome-NL is a Dutch consortium of over fifty scientists from different disciplines, universities and medical centres. Together the scientists will systematically sequence the environmental factors influencing our health.

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