Ad Maas

Ad Maas is historian of science and curator at Museum Boerhaave in Leiden, the Netherlands. He focuses mainly on the natural sciences from 1800 onwards. Among other things, he is the curator of the exhibition “100 Years of Innovation: Made by Philips Research and co-author of the book “Philips Research: 100 Years of Innovations that Matter” published with W-Books in Zwolle, the Netherlands in 2013.

Tours by this Curator

X-ray winner
of WWI

Learn how the battlefields of the European Great War contributed unexpectedly to the development of X-ray technology.