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Mak, M. (author)
Usability, simplicity and ease of use are still ‘hot topics’ in product design. To illustrate how important the user became in product design, Philips introduced Sense and Simplicity as their brand promise in 2004. However, in the early nineties, Philips had already launched a product line that aimed to be specifically easy to use. The line was...
master thesis 2009
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Peek, B.W.S. (author)
master thesis 2010
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Jousta, S.B. (author)
The thesis has developed an approach for better coping with risks and uncertainty associated with comples EPRD projects in the marine contracting industry. Two of the world's first EPRD project have been analyzed to generate specific knowledge on the effetiveness of current project risk management practice. An approach has been developed to...
master thesis 2010
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Boekhoudt, J.R. (author)
Op Aruba is een woningcorporatie actief op het gebied van sociale woningbouw, de FCCA. Sociale woningbouw projecten worden steeds minder financieel haalbaar. Echter blijft de vraag naar deze woningen in verhouding groot. Dit onderzoek gaat op zoek naar een nieuw financiele systeem dat projecten in de toekomst weer haalbaar maakt.
master thesis 2010
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Fongers, T.S. (author)
A case study research was executed to determine how Rijkswaterstaat can improve the current way of implementing sustainability into its construction and maintenance projects. Deficiencies and plus-points of the current approach were identified and recommendations are formulated to resolve the deficiencies. The recommendations are based on best...
master thesis 2010
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Ter Heijden, N. (author)
Virtual reality exposure therapy (VRET) is already used for treatment of phobias like fear of flying, heights and small places. It is shown to be effective in these areas prompting research into new phobia treatment possibilities. Current papers concerned with social phobia and the use of VRET do not seem to focus on person to person interaction...
master thesis 2011
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Oudijn, E.G. (author)
The aim of this research is to translate the possibilities of Contextual Innovation Management into recommendations which Stedin Meetbedrijf can use to develop innovative services. The main research question is: How can Contextual Innovation Management be applied for the service innovation process of Stedin Meetbedrijf? Contextual Innovation...
master thesis 2011
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Van Krieken, B.M. (author)
Emotionally durable design is a genre of sustainable design that aims at reducing consumption and waste by enhancing the durability of the relationship established between users and products. More durable relationships should lead to prolonged use of products. As a consequence, fewer products will be replaced which reduces environmental impact...
master thesis 2011
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Souffront, L.F.W.M. (author)
Multiple instruments and procedures are used within the different project management areas in order to execute projects in an efficient and controllable way. Project Risk Management (PRM) has become over the past years a crucial part of the project management practices and is seen by many practitioners as a key factor to go towards more...
master thesis 2011
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Nauta, S. (author)
In high-tech industries, projects play a central role in the development of new products and processes. Since these projects can be quite complex, it would be useful to look at where complexity in projects comes from and how these complexities influence these projects. The research project described in this thesis aims to increase the...
master thesis 2011
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Mahabier, G.V. (author)
Many firms are nowadays engaged in strategic alliances for their success and survival and are therefore determined to maintain or even increase their performance. Various strategy scholars focused on the impact of business strategies on performance; whereas network scholars examined the impact of the network position of the firm on its...
master thesis 2011
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Smit, J. (author)
master thesis 2011
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Zhang, X. (author)
Since the second half of last century, traffic congestion on road network has become a predominant phenomenon due to the rapid increases in transport demand and number of vehicles. It starts to become clear until later that century traffic congestion cannot be solved single-handedly by expansions of road network. During peak hours, besides...
master thesis 2012
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Fennis, T.J.M. (author)
This thesis proposes a design strategy for pleasant touch. Literature is reviewed on the importance of pleasant touch, existing implementations in products and design for tactility. A lack of competence is found on how to design for pleasant touch in the interface of products: functional pleasant tactility. Therefore, a design vision is created...
master thesis 2012
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Tjon Tsoe Jin, T.R. (author)
The software testing method currently used by the IT consultancy company Logica is the TestFrame method. This testing method is used for example on testing Web Services. Currently, the combination of the TestFrame method with Web Services is still in an infant stage. This thesis analyzes and models the current application of the TestFrame method...
master thesis 2012
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Sanabria Laporte, A. (author)
In today’s highly competitive environment, it becomes increasingly common for many companies to face internal and external pressure for delivering their products and services with the lowest cost and/or fastest time possible. Information Technology Outsourcing (ITO) has helped to release part of such pressure by enabling companies to gain cost...
master thesis 2012
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Schuddebeurs, A.P. (author)
Cities need corporations and vice versa. The initiative Corporations and Cities focus on the relation between urban development and large scale organisations, such as multinationals and governmental institutions. This master thesis researches the relationship between Nationale-Nederlanden and The Hague on the field of corporate accommodation. A...
master thesis 2013
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Fleuren, G.H.P. (author)
Een studie naar de succes- en faalfactoren en de belangen en mogelijkheden van de actoren bij herontwikkeling van kantoren in Nederland.
master thesis 2013
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Markerink, S.C. (author)
The goal of this project has been to test if urban farming can help in empty office redevelopment; if it can have an added social, architectural and functional value. The main test object was the existing Q-Port-building in the west of Amsterdam (50% empty at the moment). During the process, architectural aspects like space, form, composition,...
master thesis 2014
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Vos, S.C. (author)
master thesis 2014
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