Team & Partners

Kristine Ooms

TEAM – Co-founder, director, Trainer / Consultant
Education: PhD Quantum Chemistry, Master in Statistics, KU Leuven

Since 1992 involved in hundreds of industrial projects, of which many in the development of on-line multivariate calibration models. Trained hundreds of professionals, worldwide, in Chemometrics and Applied Statistics.

Expertise: Multivariate Data Analysis, Spectroscopic Calibration, Design of Experiments

Bas van den Bogaert

TEAM – Trainer / Consultant
Education: PhD Chemometrics, University of Amsterdam

Worked for a number of years in chemical industry, at the Belgian-based multinational Solvay, where he was involved in a wide range of Solvay’s processes; from nanoparticles (PCC) to bulk soda ash, from extrusion (PE100 high-pressure pipes), over blow-molding (gas-tanks) to calendering (PVC film), from batch (PVC) to continuous (chlorine, PE, PP) and measurements from piezometer data over testing (tensile) and spectroscopy (NIR, Raman) to analysis (ICP).
Left Solvay to join the CQ team.

Expertise: Design of Experiments, Signal Processing, Statistical Quality Control, Machine Learning, Expert systems

Mauritz Kelchtermans

TEAM – Trainer / Consultant

Mauritz has for the major part of his professional career been working in the European researchcenter of ExxonMobil Chemical. There he has been active in all kinds of fields that now are called artificial intelligence, with the development of expert systems, neural nets and lots of machine learning/multivariate spectroscopic models for use off-line, at-line and on-line. After his retirement, he has pursued a master in philosophy, and is currently developing a PhD on philosophical aspects of artificial intelligence.

Ivan Langhans

PARTNER – Co-founder, Guest Professor at the Department of Biosystems at KU Leuven.

Involved as data scientist / statistician in hundreds of industrial projects. Trained more than thousand professionals in DOE & data analysis. Focus on research on various aspects of industrial statistics and data science.

Expertise: DOE & Data analysis in industry & research, data mining, predictive model validation

Tom Scripps

PARTNER – Tom Scripps of Scripps and Associates┬áis a Certified Quality Engineer for The American Society for Quality (ASQ) with over 30 years of experience in training and consulting in (a.o.) Six Sigma programs.

Expertise: DFSS, DOE, Process Capability, Test method evaluation / development