BSc and MSc Electrical Engineering, 2008-2015
From 2008 until 2015, Elles studied Electrical Engineering at Eindhoven University of Technology. After finishing her cum laude master thesis in hyperthermia (a cancer treatment enhancer involving local temperature increase), she started working on her PhD thesis on neurostimulation.
During her time as a student in Eindhoven, Elles was a board member of study association Thor (2011-2012), the Federation of Study Associations (2013-2014), organized a study tour to Brazil (2014) and was active in eleven other committees.
The main fields of interest of Elles include electromagnetism, biomedical engineering, brain stimulation and teaching. Next to her professional interests, she is a devoted artist, and specializes in 2D and 3D illustrations of technical setups, comic cartoons, animals and landscapes.