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Prof. van Dijk (1954) is a water quality expert with over 30 years of experience in the field of drinking water research and engineering. Since 1990 he has been the leading professor in drinking water engineering at TU Delft. In 1991 he was awarded the IWA Maarten Schalekamp Award for his work on the development of pellet reactors for the softening of drinking water. During his professional career, prof. van Dijk has served as process engineer, project leader, department head and director of drinking water of DHV Consultants (1976-2000), part-time professor at TU Delft (1990-2000), full-time professor at TU Delft (2000-present) and scientific director of Kiwa Water Research (2001-2007). Prof. van Dijk has published over 300 scientific and professional papers and supervised nearly 100 MSc-students and nearly 25 PhD-students. Currently, he holds the Chair in Drinking Water Engineering, is the head of the Sanitary Engineering Section and the Chairman of the Watermanagement Department of TU Delft.