Fokko Beekhof


My name is Fokko Beekhof, I was born in 1977 in the Netherlands. I moved to Switzerland in 2004, and still love living in Geneva.

Before joining the SIP group, I've obtained a Masters' degree in computer science from the Technical University in Delft, specializing in parallel and distributed computing and load-balancing. After that, I've worked in the SPC group of the University of Geneva as a programmer on the Lattice Boltzmann method.

Research Interests

In 2012, I have completed my PhD, the subject of which the protection of items against counterfeiting.




The SNF has funded my research under projects 200021-111643 and 200021-1119770.


You can find my open-source software at .


Have a look at the publications page.