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Otten, Gijs-Jan (author)
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Schornagel, Charlotte (author)
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Rijnen, Basiel (author)
In current practice, the feasibility of the project goal is only assessed by project owners at the start of the project, up until the final investment decision (FID) is made. The final investment decision involves the decision of the owner to continue the project into the project execution phases. After the FID is made, the project goal...
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van der Meer, Mick (author)
Due to the increased social importance and regulations on shipping emissions, effort must be made by shipowners, operators and naval architects to reduce the amount of air emissions from ships. A large set of emission control methods exists, but compatibility and interaction issues complicate their implementation. This thesis contains a decision...
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van den Berg, Max (author)
Harsh market conditions make optimising the performance in shipping more and more important. Shipping companies are becoming more and more data driven due to developments in data systems and these harsh market conditions. The goal of this research is to determine how and how much added value can be realised through shipping performance...
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Picarelle, Louis (author)
The Need for Renewable Fuels
Global warming demands an urgent and thus dramatic change in the current focus and approach of producing energy. Current renewable energy production is mainly focused on solar and wind. However, for many industries their infrastructure is not adapted to electricity as an energy source. Therefore, a full...
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Feunekes, Robbert (author)
In this Master’s graduation thesis, the goal was to develop three distinct design concepts that address the problems that small museums are facing in attracting young visitors and relaying their relevance to this hard-to-reach target group. The design challenge was approached with the concept of relevance as an initial framing. To this end,...
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Arensman, Carolien (author)
Barriers to COabatement impede their materialisation. In this research the Y-factor was used in expert interviews to gather information on the barriers to the materialisation of four abatement options in the Netherlands: Insulation, Carbon Capture Storage, Biofuels and Geothermal energy. The potential of these options for the...
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van Reeken, Dominy (author)
This thesis discusses the graduation project for KWF Kankerbestrijding. This is a large charity that raises funds for cancer research in The Netherlands. Fundraising is done via a lot of different channels, one of which is door-to-door collection in the collection week. The annual KWF collection week is held in the first week of September and...
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Baars, Mart (author)
Over the past century, cars have become the most important means of transportation. With the increasing number of vehicles on the road, safety has become an important topic. The introduction of driver assistance systems, like Electronic Stability Control, has led to a significant decrease in fatal accidents. By preventing the vehicle from...
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Al Amery, Ali (author)
The characteristics of Dutch natural gas (DNG) have been quantified by measuring the laminar flame speed of a premixed Bunsen flame over a range of equivalence ratios ϕ, varied from ϕ=0.80 to ϕ=1.55. The laminar flame speed has been calculated from the OH* chemiluminescence images recorded with a high speed camera with an acquisition rate of 1...
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Simpelaar, Inge (author)
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Hoogterp, Tine (author)
SurGuide is a new company developing a medical product called the MarginGuide. SurGuide aims to improve the results of oral cancer surgery. The development of this product is relevant because each year around 300.000 new patients are worldwide diagnosed with oral cavity cancer. The primary treatment for oral cancer is surgery but mortality is...
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Colina Alonso, Ana (author)
KEY POINTS:
• While the formation of the intertidal shoal Hinderplaat was a direct consequence of a human intervention, its degradation was a natural response of the system to frequent hydrodynamic forcing conditions.

• Tidal currents push the Hinderplaat in offshore direction, but this is counteracted by waves: these...
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van Dijk, Nick (author)
The human machine-interface is more important than ever in the field of exoskeletons. Current design approaches lack a way of systematically designing the ergonomics of exoskeletons. Methods with a more pro active approach to ergonomics have to be developed. This thesis extends existing methods by which self aligning mechanisms are created with...
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van der Meulen, Sjoerd (author)
Part of the innovative character of Jumbo Maritime is a constant search into a more efficient operation of their heavy lift transport vessels. Areas of improvement involve optimizing port time. Currently Jumbo Maritime
requires the onboard cranes to open the hold, decreasing effective use of the cranes. Furthermore an expensive load shifting...
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Kuijer, Justus (author)
Dogs and humans have been living in mutualistic symbiosis for centuries. The domestication of dogs was probably initiated over 15,000 years ago, when presumably proto-dogs took advantage of carcasses left behind by our hunter-gatherer ancestors and might have offered protection in return (Thalmann et al., 2013). This has resulted in a...
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Al Jawahiri, Amir (author)
Trajectory generators are designed to create reference paths that are parametrized by time as well as by velocity or acceleration. In the literature, it has been noted that often path planners are the last step in the planning module of autonomous truck-trailer vehicles, which results in a collision-free track. A trajectory generator can improve...
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Valerio, Vito (author)
Background: The increase in orthopaedic implants, as a result of an ageing population, is accompanied by increasing numbers of implant associated infections (IAI). Current prevention and treatment procedures are not sufficient to prevent IAI, with a tremendous impact on patients’ quality of life. Preventing IAI at the source of the infection,...
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Kuday, Mehmet (author)
A LIGHT WEIGHT AND COMFORTABLE AIRCRAFT SEAT.
This assignment started fairly broad with only a clear deadline to present a final prototype at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg between 11th and 12th of April 2018. At first the project sounded almost impossible to complete before this time. After discussing the possibilities with Rik...
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