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Mujumdar, Gayatri (author)
The project aims at contributing to integrated emergency planning in hazardscapes. The research takes the case of tsunami scape of Otsuchi, a town in the Iwate prefecture of Japan. Learning from the 3/11 disaster about the dependency of decisions that affect the nature of recovery has led to the formation of a methodology and guiding principles...
master thesis 2019
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Panna, Praveen (author)
The current energy infrastructure, energy policy, and the business environment are designed to support the conventional power system. Hence, it is crucial to create a conducive business environment to accelerate the deployment and power generation through solar PV and wind power. This research has adapted the theory of the business environment...
master thesis 2019
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Mustaqim, Mustaqim (author)
The use of geotextile for slope strengthening was proven based on the investigation and report by Kuwano, Miyata, and Koseki (2014). Therefore, this research examines the impact of geotextile application on slope stability in newly-elevated area in Yuriage, Natori City, Japan. This project discussed the analysis of geotextile-reinforced slope by...
master thesis 2018
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Möhring, Robert (author)
This research focused on the sustainable design of a regional transport system, by considering the trends of the aging society and shrinking city into its design process. Most developed counties shrink and age, especially Japan, which has major impact towards transportation and land use. Applied is a backcasting approach, which includes these...
master thesis 2018
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Dorgelo, Gerjan (author), van der Reijden, Ineke (author), Spannenburg, Trevor (author), van Delft, Vincent (author)
At the Shonai River around Nagoya, Japan, several flood related problems occur. These problems occur at different locations, each with its own problems or limitations. The desired safety level as requested by the government is that the river should be able to have a discharge which has a probability of failure of once in 200 years. At many...
student report 2018
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Vafa, Nasiem (author)
This graduation plan set in Japan, focussing on the reconstruction of the Japanese east coast in the prefecture of Miyagi that has been struck by a devastating tsunami in 2011. Working in an interdisciplinary set we design future prospects in an intertwined matter. Representing a new regional design strategy for the affected region by...
master thesis 2018
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Areso Rossi, Ainoa (author), Grigoris, Xenofon (author), Moncrieff, Neil (author), Oosterom, Marieke (author), van Overstraten Kruijsse, Femke (author), Suijkens, Sven (author)
Japan and the Netherlands have very different physical, historical and cultural contexts but they share a vulnerability to extreme flood related events and have, in both their (relatively) recent pasts, had to recover from such events: be they the floods of 1953 in the Netherlands or the tsunami that hit Japan’s east coast in 2011. This paper...
student report 2018
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Kadarman, Randy (author)
This graduation thesis is about finding a meaningful application for the emerging technology of 3D food printing within the cultural context of urban Japan. The method was based on Verganti’s Design driven innovation to (re)define the meaning of the product. The analysis phase deconstructed the product into its physical capabilities and its...
master thesis 2017
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Horsten, B.P.M. (author)
The inundation height of the Tohoku tsunami of 2011 exceeded the design levels of many coastal barriers and several structures collapsed. Hundreds of seawalls and breakers are (planned to be) (re)built in the Tohoku district. There is much debate about the conventional tsunami walls and it is therefore suggested to consider alternative tsunami...
master thesis 2016
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Hartmann, J.H. (author)
At this moment the global human wealth is getting to the next level, which means a growing amount of people is able to travel by plane and these growth figures are seen in the latest global annual passenger’s flows. These latest developments demand building new airports and extending the existing airports heavily around the world in the nearby...
master thesis 2014
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Korting, L.E. (author)
Goal: Bringing diversity in the standardization of the Dutch dwelling typologies. How: Searching interesting Spatial characteristics in the Japanese Architecture. Design: And urbanism vision and a dwelling project on the Staart in Dordrecht.
master thesis 2011
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Van Es, W.H. (author)
The research on space in Japanese architecture resulted in a number of spatial characteristics. These were then used as starting points for the design of a housing block in Dutch context.
master thesis 2011
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Prent, M. (author)
Japan is a frontrunner in the development and implementation of renewable energy technologies. One of the areas where Japan is highly proficient is in the field of PV (photo-voltaic) technologies, where Japan is currently the global leader in solar cell shipment and total installed capacity. The Netherlands can learn from the way in which the...
master thesis 2008
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Boeve, D. (author)
Dit afstudeerverslag is het resultaat van een vier maanden durend verblijf in Tokyo, bij de Japanse aannemer Obayashi Corporation. Tijdens dit verblijf is op de technische afdeling die zich met tunnels bezighoudt, onderzoek uitgevoerd naar de linings van tunnels. Op deze afdeling worden jaarlijks ongeveer 50 tunnels ontworpen. In dit...
master thesis 1996
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Ham, P.V.M. (author)
De snelle groei van de Japanse economie sinds 1950 heeft geleid tot een grote vraag naar nieuwe vervoersfaciliteiten en naar verbetering van de oude. Een enorme en explosieve uitbreiding van het bestaande Japanse wegennet is hiervan het gevolg. De Tokyo Bay Ring Road vormt hiervan een klein onderdeel. Het is echter een bijzonder interessant...
master thesis 1985
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