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Hernandez-Mejia, C. (author), Gnanakumar, E.S. (author), Olivos-Suarez, A. (author), Gascon, J. (author), Greer, H.F. (author), Zhou, W. (author), Rothenberg, G. (author), Shiju, N.R. (author)
Effective dispersion of the active species over the support almost always guarantees high catalytic efficiency. To achieve this high dispersion, a favourable interaction of the active species with the support is crucial. We show here that the crystal structure of the titania support determines the interaction and consequently the nature of...
journal article 2015
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Neijenhuis, R.W.A. (author)
Ieder jaar zijn er veel evenementen waar duizenden of zelfs miljoenen mensen op afkomen. Denk bijvoorbeeld aan muziek-, cultuur- en sportevenementen. Daarnaast gebruiken miljoenen mensen dagelijks plekken als stations of winkelcentra. Bij al deze voorbeelden ontstaan gigantische mensenmassa's die gecontroleerd moeten worden zodat de...
bachelor thesis 2015
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Correale, G. (author), Winkel, R. (author), Kotsonis, M. (author)
An experimental study aimed at the characterization of energy deposition of nanosecond Dielectric Barrier Discharge (ns-DBD) plasma actuators was carried out. Special attention was given on the effect of the thickness and material used for dielectric barrier. The selected materials for this study were polyimide film (Kapton), polyamide based...
journal article 2015
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Treffers, J.G. (author)
For the development of the preliminary design of a dry dock, the present design methods are based on information from experience and manuals. Dry docks are not as frequently designed and built as other maritime structures and due to this many information is lost in time. To improve the process for the preliminary design of dry docks this thesis...
master thesis 2015
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Madian, A.C. (author)
The EU Innovation Union identified that innovations are needed to boost economic growth performance, where SMEs are considered vital for these goals. To achieve this, business model innovation (BMI) is identified as the new area to innovate and also source of future competitive advantage. Furthermore, business model changes as a form of...
master thesis 2015
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Madian, A.C. (author)
Innovation has been regarded by European Commission (EU) as the important factor for economic growth. Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are known as the source of these innovations, thus the source of economic growth. SMEs role during economic crisis is crucial as they can create employment. But they are still have pressing problems in finding...
master thesis 2015
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Dechesne, Q.D. (author)
Much attention is directed towards how to rapidly decarbonise the energy system. Unlike the present energy system based on fossil fuels, an energy system based on renewable energy sources with hydrogen and electricity as energy carriers would be sustainable in terms of CO2 emissions. Whereas in certain sectors (e.g. transport) the opportunities...
master thesis 2015
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Van Vuure, B. (author)
Containerisation has dramatically changed international transportation; it has affected the speed and costs of the transportation of goods. The largest share of costs of container transportation is related to inland transportation. The performance of the container transportation chain as a whole determines its competitive position. Disruptive...
master thesis 2015
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Lux, F.G. (author)
Several internal multiple prediction methods have been proposed in the past and are still actively being researched. Of those, the Jakubowicz method is currently the most attractive and applied one, as it only uses surface data in a convolution and correlation process, and is therefore computationally relatively cheap. This allows its commercial...
master thesis 2015
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Örley, F. (author), Trummler, T. (author), Hickel, S. (author), Mihatsch, M.S. (author), Schmidt, S.J. (author), Adams, N.A. (author)
We employ a barotropic two-phase/two-fluid model to study the primary break-up of cavitating liquid jets emanating from a rectangular nozzle, which resembles a high aspect-ratio slot flow. All components (i.e., gas, liquid, and vapor) are represented by a homogeneous mixture approach. The cavitating fluid model is based on a thermodynamic...
journal article 2015
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Radhakrishnan, A. (author)
Due to limited number of donor hearts and stringent eligibility criteria for heart transplant the Left ventricular assist device (LVAD) has emerged as a relevant treatment option for heart failure. Occlusion in the form of a thrombus (blood clot) is a feared complication associated with the LVAD. The ability of ultrasound to result in effects...
master thesis 2015
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Sanchez, A. (author)
Denmark aims for a 50% wind integration in 2020. In the current scenario, where wind represents around 34% of domestic consumption, mothballing of conventional power plants and heavy dependency in interconnection lines is already the trend. One of the strategies from the Transmission System Operator is to integrate a big volume of flexible loads...
master thesis 2015
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Suba, R. (author), Meijers, B.M. (author), Van Oosterom, P.J.M. (author)
The classical approach for road network generalization consists of producing multiple maps, for a different scale or purpose, from a single detailed data source and quite often roads are represented by line objects. Our target is the generalization of a road network for the whole scale range from large scale, where roads are represented as area...
conference paper 2015
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Sol, M.B. (author)
For modern transonic transport aeroplanes, it is important to produce low drag at high cruise speeds. The root effect, caused by effects of symmetry on swept wings, decreases the performance of these aeroplanes. During aeroplane design, root modifications are applied to counteract this decrease in performance. Most conceptual aeroplane design...
master thesis 2015
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Naulais, C. (author)
General Aviation aircraft mostly fly with Visual Flight Rules (VFR). These are rules in aviation that permit the pilot to fly on sight if the weather conditions offer enough visibility for the pilot to perform the following tasks visually: collision avoidance with terrain or other airborne object, navigation and attitude determination. VFR...
master thesis 2015
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Van Leeuwen, N.A. (author)
master thesis 2015
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Keesmaat, K. (author)
The growing worldwide demand for clean, sustainable electricity generation and improved energy efficiency offers a valuable opportunity for the large scale implementation of OTEC (Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion) and SWAC (Sea Water Air Conditioning). One of the remaining technological challenges for large scale land-based OTEC and SWAC is the...
master thesis 2015
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Tripathy, M. (author)
The growth in the aviation industry means that with existing constraints, operational efficiency has to be improved in order to be sustainable. The bottlenecks at airports are usually the runways and consequently, the routing and scheduling decisions from the ATC pertaining to the route and order of the incoming and outgoing flights are of...
master thesis 2015
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Ertem, Sercan (author)
In recent years, the research on Vertical Axis Wind Turbines (VAWTs) have been paving the way for the very large-scale (10-20 MW) floating offshore applications. For a cost effective utilization, VAWTs need to deliver superior aerodynamic and structural performance. Nowadays, the complex ow phenomenon of VAWTs have been better understood and the...
master thesis 2015
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Van Biessum, O. (author)
master thesis 2015
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