Searched for: mods_note_programme_s:"Geomatics%5C+for%5C+the%5C+Built%5C+Environment"
(1 - 20 of 30)

Pages

document
Kersbergen, Daniël (author)
In the second half of the 20th and beginning of the 21st century the amount of natural disasters has increased rapidly. Due to this rise in occurrences, more people are affected. An important indicator for people affected is the amount of damage to buildings. To gather this information aid workers now have to go into the field to gather data on...
master thesis 2018
document
Li, Weiran (author)
Climate change has been a heated topic in recent years, and the mass loss of ice sheets is one aspect of it. The Antarctic Ice Sheet has experienced certain mass loss in the form of ice-shelf collapse and (sub-)surface melting, but thorough study remains limited due to the remote location of the continent. Therefore, remote sensing is expected...
master thesis 2018
document
Angelova, Lilia (author)
The continuously increasing population within cities imposes the future challenges related to planning and managing the sustainable environment, where people’s health and wellbeing is prioritized. Currently more than half of the world’s population live in cities which results in the rise of the human footprint, affecting the local climate....
master thesis 2018
document
Teeuwen, Roos (author)
Amsterdam circular economy ambitions raise the question of what would be the impact of an organic waste collection system on inhabitants. Impact is an effect of a source on a receptor. Existing impact modelling studies describe impact either from source or from receptor perspective. In spatial planning, both source and receptor are variant over...
master thesis 2018
document
Sirdeshmukh, Neeraj (author)
Discrete Global Grid Systems (DGGS) have emerged in recent years as a new specification for working with global heterogeneous datasets of different types, such as vector, raster, and quantitative datasets. There exists no research on using point clouds with a DGGS. This research aims to analyse the extent to which a DGGS can be used to handle...
master thesis 2018
document
Hemmes, Tom (author)
There is a paradigm shift from two- to three-dimensional data, from maps to information dense models. Self-driving cars, digitization of historic buildings or maintenance of highway infrastructure are a small selection of many applications that use laser scanning to acquire three-dimensional data of our physical surroundings. Most of these...
master thesis 2018
document
Sulzer, Raphael (author)
The seismic building structural type (SBST) reflects the main load-bearing structure of a building and therefore its behaviour under seismic load. For numerous areas in earthquake prone regions this information is outdated, unavailable, or simply not existent. Traditional methods to gather this information, such as building-by-building...
master thesis 2018
document
Groeneveld, IJsbrand (author)
The vario-scale concept has proved an alternative for the well known discrete multi-scale solution. However the vario-scale concept is still ongoing research and requires further development e.g. on how to generate better content for vario-scale maps? This research does focus on how to incorporate hydrography networks in the vario-scale solution...
master thesis 2018
document
Braggaar, Rob (author)
The current trend towards the use of smart tools within universities open up new opportunities. Insight in the location and daily rhythms of users within the building form valuable input for many decision-making processes within campus management. Unlike the outdoor environment, where the position is easily obtained through omnipresent satellite...
master thesis 2018
document
Dukai, Balázs (author)
There are several 3D city models available openly, worldwide. These models are used in various applications, from which many expects a homogeneous Level of Detail (LoD). Validating the accuracy of the LoD of a model requires the inference its LoD class and its conformance to the real-world object. This process quickly becomes infeasible for...
master thesis 2018
document
Vermeer, Martijn (author)
3D reconstruction of the built environment is a widely studied Geomatics topic. Resulting city models are used for a great variety of purposes. The reconstruction of roofs remains challenging. These roofs are not only building blocks for the city models but are of direct interest as well. The company READAAR uses roof segments for the detection...
master thesis 2018
document
den Duijn, Xander (author)
Precise and comprehensive knowledge about 3D urban space, critical infrastructures, and below ground features is required for simulation and analysis in the fields of urban and environmental planning, city administration and disaster management. In order to facilitate these applications, geo-information about functional, semantic, and...
master thesis 2018
document
Haayen, Jade (author)
Water management is becoming increasingly important in the world. Population growth, climate change, and increasing demands placed on infrastructure call for a smart and standardized approach. The data needs to stay at the source and sharing information in a more efficient way is becoming increasingly important. To make this possible in the...
master thesis 2017
document
Bon, Matthijs (author)
One way to stimulate a more circular economy, is to explore opportunities for urban mining. This thesis explores a new method to assess the quantity of underground electricity cables which could one day become available for urban mining. This research answers the question: ”To what extent can topological networks be used to localize and quantify...
master thesis 2017
document
Willems, Oscar (author)
Humans interact more and more with their environment through technology, recent decades have seen a huge increase in the need for and availability of Location-Based Services (LBS). Recently landmarks have gotten a renewed interest in the field of LBS , although already a quite old phenomenon. In both the outdoor and indoor environment they are...
master thesis 2017
document
Sirdeshmukh, Neeraj (author), Kotoula, Lydia (author), Christodoulou, Antria (author), Manolova, Manuela (author), Oostwegel, Laurens (author)
This paper has its focus on the accessibility, interoperability and quality of different point cloud datasets. The main objective of the project is to research the process of harmonizing point cloud datasets of different origins and to incorporate the integrated datasets in a web viewer that allows for visualization and analysis. As a case study...
student report 2017
document
Bebelaar, Niek (author), Kleijwegt, Cathelijne (author), Meulmeester, Roeland (author), Michailidou, Gina (author), Salheb, Nebras (author), Vaissier, Noortje (author)
This synthesis project is focused on implementing an Internet of Things (IoT) network to measure environmental data in the city of Delft. This network consists of sensor platforms that are placed in the urban environment. Each sensor platform is mounted on fixed locations and it is not moved during the measurement time. The aim is to raise...
student report 2017
document
Cemellini, Barbara (author), van Opstal, Willem (author), Wang, Cheng-Kai (author), Xenakis, Dimitris (author)
We are now gradually entering the era of big data - maybe a bit too much of a buzzword, but it is not lied. Technology is evolving fast, enabling faster and more efficient data acquisition, storage, retrieval and processing. Point cloud datasets are such a type which relies on large files and lots of processing power. The rather fast evolutions...
student report 2017
document
Angelova, Lilia (author), Flikweert, Puck (author), Karydakis, Panagiotis (author), Kersbergen, Daniël (author), Teeuwen, Roos (author), Valečkaitė, Kotryna (author)
Along with the rise of the smart city movement, Internet of Things is an upcoming phenomenon. Objects and devices are becoming more and more wirelessly interconnected, communicating information between themselves and to human beings. As an extension on static sensor networks that gather real-time environmental data, the feasibility of...
student report 2017
document
Hemmes, Tom (author), Li, Weiran (author), van der Maaden, Jippe (author), Olsen, Brenda (author), Veenendaal, Marc-Julien (author)
Point clouds are becoming one of the most common ways to represent geographical data. The scale of acquisition of point clouds is growing steadily. However, point clouds are often very large in storage size and require computationally intensive operations. The integration of point clouds nowadays still face a lot of challenges. This project...
student report 2017
Searched for: mods_note_programme_s:"Geomatics%5C+for%5C+the%5C+Built%5C+Environment"
(1 - 20 of 30)

Pages