Biography 2015 
Jan Thorbecke received an M.S. (1991) and a Ph.D. (1997) in geophysics from Delft University of Technology. From 1996 to 2001, he worked for Cray/SGI as a geophysical application engineer. From 2001 to 2002, he worked for Jason Geosystems, and since 2002, he works for HPE-Cray as an application analyst (0.8) and senior researcher at Delft University of Technology (0.2). His research interests include one-way wavefield extrapolation, wavefield modeling, Marchenko methods, MDD and efficient algorithm design and implementation on supercomputers.
SEG Best Paper Presented at the Annual Meeting Award 2010 
Joost van der Neut, Kurang Jvalant Mehta, Jan Thorbecke, and Kees Wapenaar 2010 SEG Best Paper Presented at the Annual Meeting Award for their paper Controlled-source elastic interferometric imaging by multidimensional deconvolution with downhole receivers below a complex overburden.