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Chen, X. (author)
Additional thesis - Historical engineering works such as weirs, land reclamation and large scale deepening modified not only the local morphology and hydrodynamics but also tidal characteristics and sediment transport patterns in the tidal river Ems. The loss of intertidal area and ongoing deepening contribute to the flood dominance while...
student report 2017
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Hopmans, R. (author), Van Kessel, L. (author), Lendering, K. (author), Oud, M. (author), Tromp, R. (author)
The harbor of Surgidero de Batabano is a harbor that lies in the Gulf of Batabano in the South-Western part of Cuba. It serves as a connection between the main land of Cuba and the islands 'Isla de la Juventud' and Cayo Largo. The Batabano harbor suffers from sediment accretion. The accretion of sediment is harmful to port operations, since the...
student report 2011
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Anholts, T. (author)
This paper is written for the TIDO-course AR0532 Smart & Bioclimatic Design Theory. For the design of a new environmental council to be added to the five existing councils in the United Nations Headquarters in New York, it is important to offer a place to experiment and to show opportunities. It is good to use use this urban environment for...
student report 2012
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Fausta, N. (author), Okumura, N. (author), Salgado Ismodes, V. (author), Speksnijder, R. (author)
In this study, the raw water intake, transmission pipeline and the PDAM Badaksinga Treatment Plant in the city of Bandung in West Java, Indonesia was researched in order to evaluate the increase of capacity of Treatment Plant in order to satisfy the water demand of the citizens of Bandung. For this purpose water quality and flow measurements...
student report 2016
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Jansen, L. (author), De Koff, A. (author), Leeuw, A. (author)
This "designers' manual" is made during the TIDO-course AR0531 Innovation and Sustainability How to design beautifully with one of nature’s finest products and learn how to avoid mistakes that ruin everything.
student report 2014
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Ten Caat, N. (author), Evertzen, M. (author), Kalmenaki, V. (author)
This "designers' manual" is made during the TIDO-course AR0531 Innovation and Sustainability In this manual we challenge office employees, HR-managers, building’s exploiters and all others who are interested to think about the benefits of adding green to your office buildings. The first part introduces you to commonly encountered problems and...
student report 2016
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Beemsterboer, D. (author), Christophe, J. (author), Scheepjens, R. (author), Veldman, M. (author), Van der Wielen, V. (author)
In 2009 the Chinese State Council approved the developing plan for Jiangsu coastal zone that was part of the national developing strategy. The plan set goals to reclaim 21 areas in the Jiangsu coastal zone with main objective to achieve an economical impulse for the Jiangsu province. The Tiaozini reclamation acted as a pilot project and was...
student report 2012
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Koning, A.M. (author)
Additional thesis - To improve weather monitoring, local near-real time weather forecasts and climate monitoring, a dense network of sensors should be set up. As shown already in the 1990s, GPS is a promising measurement device to form a dense network for meteorology observation. Because of economic reasons, a network of dual frequency GPS...
student report 2017
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Reinink, Sebastien (author), Waldherr, Gabriela (author), Liu, Chang (author), Mujumdar, Gayatri (author), Meng, Wanting (author)
The AMA region wants to make the transition towards a circular economy. To make the circular economy happen, social, environmental and economic challenges have to be integrated in the transition. This report will identify these challenges and propose a vision, a development strategy and projects/policies to propose a new system in the sector...
student report 2018
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Prayudhi, B. (author), Borg Costanzi, C. (author), Van Baalen, S. (author)
This "designers' manual" is made during the TIDO-course AR0531 Innovation and Sustainability This manual explains one of the many methods of design and fabrication of biomimicry design in structural element. Rethinking the way we design a column, by using topology optimization method to generate a material-efficient structure with a new...
student report 2015
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Blom, J. (author), Caminada, I. (author), Colina Alonso, A. (author), Nientker, G. (author), Rijper, H. (author), Stoop, N. (author)
The objective of this research is to make a general framework, that when run through one can find a suitable measure to make a particular area in Myanmar flood proof. Myanmar suffers from yearly floods that have a huge impact on the population. Making an area flood proof is therefore one of the objectives of the civilian government. In this...
student report 2016
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Elshof, Andrea (author)
The Dutch drinking water benchmark has been carried out every three years since 1997. In 2011, the benchmark was incorporated into the Drinking Water Act. As a result the benchmark switched from a voluntarily benchmark executed by the Association of Dutch water companies to a mandatory benchmark executed by the Human Environment and Transport...
student report 2017
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Frölke, G. (author), De Jong, S. (author), Mink, J. (author), Van der Sijde, J. (author), De Vilder, L. (author)
The highway Ruta Nacional 90 (between Barranquilla and Santa Marta) is heavily endangered by progressive coastal erosion. Principally, this has a natural cause since the shifting mouth of the Magdalena River led to an insufficient supply of sediment. However, this threat has been foreseen for decades without it leading to adequate planning or...
student report 2016
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Athanasiou, P. (author), Caichac Avilés, D. (author), de Vito, L. (author), Diamantidou, E. (author), Enschedé, M. (author), Kemper, A. (author), Azimi bin Kamaluddin, A. (author), Klaver, S. (author), Komen, R. (author), Koster, P. (author), Lange, L. (author), Lanphen, S. (author), Tian, Y. (author), Speranzini, B. (author), van der Graaf, O. (author), van Tilburg, I. (author)
Since 2003 there is a cooperation between the Hydraulic Engineering department of Delft University of Technology and Bulgarian universities. The cooperation focusses on exchange of knowledge and the development of the coast in the area of Varna. Dutch and Bulgarian students get the possibility to gain experience in data collecting, processing...
student report 2017
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Bandinu, Giacomo (author), Barendsen, Lot (author), Delfos, Jeroen (author), Janse, Arnout (author), Overtoom, Irene (author)
The goal of this project is to develop a design for Dala’s water system that deals with challenges of the township in a sustainable way. Dala is a township of Yangon, Myanmar’s economic centre. It is located directly South of the central business district (CBD), across the Yangon river. The area is now largely underdeveloped, but in 2021 it will...
student report 2017
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Bij de Leij, A.W. (author), Smulders, J. (author), Dagniaux, M.F. (author), Lamboo, M.C.T. (author), Van den Hoogen, M.G.M. (author), Van Leeuwen, M.C. (author)
Master project report. The objective of the report is to find a suitable greenfield port location at the east coast of India, to develop a technical feasible master plan for this location and to determine the financial viability of this master plan. With respect to the objective conclusions are drawn. The northern part, i.e. the states of West...
student report 2012
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Kolijn, D. (author)
The workshop is based around the development of a brand new port facility in Cameroon (West Africa) south of the Mboro cape at Kribi. The client supplied a large collection of data in order to perform a complete assessment of the area including a full metocean study, geotechnical investigation, breakwater and port facility design, vessel fleet...
student report 2013
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Sumbul, Y.C. (author)
Student working paper for the course AR0531/AR0532. Improvements in the building sector have a great potential of change in energy efficiency, instead of demolition of the worst performing building stock in terms of emissions. Refurbished buildings could accomplish the same levels of reduction and refurbishment has the benefits of less landfill...
student report 2011
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Macquoy, B. (author)
This paper is written for the TIDO-course AR0532 Smart & Bioclimatic Design Theory. A very old principle is the system of the solar chimney for ventilation, which in recent years has regained interests. This essay will explore the potentials of solar chimneys in a modern application.
student report 2011
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Galiouna, E.A. (author), Hammer, L. (author), Piscitelli, G. (author)
This "designers' manual" is made during the TIDO-course AR0533 Innovation & Sustainability. Today, a lot of people in the world live in earth dwellings. There are many different techniques for constructing solid walls of raw earth (adobe, bale, cob, mud wall, light clay, wattle and daub, earth bags, rammed earth etc.). Rammed earth is an ancient...
student report 2014
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