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Ahsmann, Laura (author)
This thesis explains the research into and implementation of overuse lower-limb injury prediction among military recruits, using wearable plantar-pressure sensing and biomechanical gait algorithms. The research has been done with the purpose of designing a usable, affordable and accurate injury-prevention tool, increasing both military wellbeing...
master thesis 2020
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Chen, Chongchong (author)
As a possible replacement for chromate-based coatings in the aerospace industry, lithium leaching coatings have been widely studied in recent years. The formation mechanism of protective layer on AA2024-T3 aluminum alloys has been investigated intensively. In order to explore more possibilities for its application in aerospace industry, AA2198...
master thesis 2020
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Naglic, M. (author)
This thesis aims to provide insight into the necessary power system operation and control developments to facilitate a sustainable, safe and reliable electric power supply now and in the future. The primary objective is to enhance the interconnected power system situational awareness with the aim of reinforcing the reliability of power systems....
doctoral thesis 2020
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van Brouwershaven, Rutger (author)
Picnic is an online supermarket currently operational in the Netherlands and Germany. Groceries are ordered from an app and delivered to the customer using a last-mile delivery vehicle. This last-mile delivery vehicle is currently used for densely populated cities and works well enough to support the current number of deliveries. However, this...
master thesis 2020
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Vermetten, Eric (author), Tielman, M.L. (author), van Dort, Ewout (author), Binsch, Olaf (author), Li, X. (author), Rozendaal, M.C. (author), Veldkamp, Bernard (author), Wynn, Gary (author), Jetly, Rakesh (author)
Introduction: Virtual reality (VR)-based interventions, wearable technology and text mining hold promising potential for advancing the way in which military and Veteran mental health conditions are diagnosed and treated. They have the ability to improve treatment protocol adherence, assist in the detection of mental health conditions, enhance...
journal article 2020
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Thippur Shivamurthy, H. (author)
On the Design and Analysis of Micro-metric Resolution Arrays in Integrated Technology for Near-Field Dielectric Spectroscopy Medical procedures and treatments have a great impact on the quality of life as well as on the health care costs. Increasing number of cases pertaining to skin cancer have been documented by the International Agency for...
doctoral thesis 2020
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Eshuis, Valery (author)
The goal of the project is to find out to what extent it is possible to adapt the Faculty of Humanities in Leiden to meet the requirements of a 21st century university. The Faculty of Humanities is a university designed in the 70’s. Although it will remain the same institute, the program of the 21st century version consists of different types of...
master thesis 2020
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López Cañizares, Janko (author)
Recently, there is a growing need to address the investment gap in renewable energy by attracting non-institutional investors that have investment preferences better suited for the energy transition. Crowdfinancing is a promising alternative, as it allows for increased innovation, more sustainable development and reduced community risks and is...
master thesis 2020
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Zanon, Davide (author)
This research project proposes a theoretical gamified design of a storytelling platform to engage TU Delft researchers into proactive submission of story ideas to co-create online storytelling for wide audiences. While universities have focused on improving communication with the general public in the past decades, researchers may still find...
master thesis 2020
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Varghese, Paul (author)
This research paper investigates the topic of <i>“How policies, workflows and process can set the tone towards adoption and implementation of BIM within the AEC industry and how the future of BIM and Data Validation can influence the future of Architects.” </i>BIM has become a fundamental aspect of today’s AEC Industry. From its conceptual...
bachelor thesis 2020
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Balasubramanian, Manikandan (author)
Coating deposition by Physical Vapour Deposition (PVD) on high strength steels is an important research project at TATA Steel - IJmuiden. The research is aimed at replacing the conventional hot-dip galvanisation process to obtain a defect-free coating without affecting their well-engineered properties. However, the annealing treatment of the...
master thesis 2020
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Daher Gomes, Helena (author)
Cultured Meat Factory is a project that dwells in the intersection between technology, nature and culture. With the overall goal to understand how technology can change society, I chose to speculate on the future of food production. Bioengineering has offered us tools to produce meat without the slaughtering of animals. It means not only...
master thesis 2020
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Burger, Franziska (author), Neerincx, M.A. (author), Brinkman, W.P. (author)
BACKGROUND: Electronic mental (e-mental) health care for depression aims to overcome barriers to and limitations of face-to-face treatment. Owing to the high and growing demand for mental health care, a large number of such information and communication technology systems have been developed in recent years. Consequently, a diverse system...
review 2020
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Brouwer, Jetse (author)
Distributed ledger technology was expected to spark a technical revolution similar to the internet revolution. After the release of Bitcoin in 2008, many developments have significantly increased the performance of distributed ledger technology. Nevertheless, the first truly scalable ledger has yet to be deployed. All of them have issues with...
master thesis 2020
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van Dijk, Ruben (author)
Despite the strong emphasis on irrigation development in Southern Africa, different initiatives from technology developers, policy developers and development organizations to encourage water transport technology adoption have often been disappointing. The lack of long-term success can partly be contributed to a mismatch between farmer realities...
master thesis 2020
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Zhou, Zhao (author), Verburg, R.M. (author)
Rather than the view of the entrepreneur as a ‘lone ranger’, recent work has focused on the importance of teams in bringing a start-up to growth and success. Here, we aim to bridge the gap between the individual characteristics of entrepreneurs and the characteristics of their teams by examining openness of founders in relation to creative...
journal article 2020
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Christopher, Simms (author), Trott, Paul (author), van den Hende, E.A. (author), Hultink, H.J. (author)
The food processing sector has a considerable environmental impact, due to large volumes of food and packaging waste. Eco-innovations present an important opportunity to reduce this impact. Yet, initial insights suggest that new technologies face considerable challenges to their adoption. The eco-innovation adoption literature has overlooked...
journal article 2020
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Hoekstra, N. (author), Pellegrini, M. (author), Bloemendal, Martin (author), Spaak, G. (author), Andreu Gallego, A. (author), Rodriguez Comins, J. (author), Grotenhuis, T. (author), Picone, S. (author), Murrell, A. J. (author)
Heating and cooling using aquifer thermal energy storage (ATES) has hardly been applied outside the Netherlands, even though it could make a valuable contribution to the energy transition. The Climate-KIC project “Europe-wide Use of Energy from aquifers” – E-USE(aq) – aimed to pave the way for Europe-wide application of ATES, through the...
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Janssen, M.F.W.H.A. (author), Weerakkody, Vishanth (author), Ismagilova, Elvira (author), Sivarajah, Uthayasankar (author), Irani, Zahir (author)
The adoption of blockchain technologies require the consideration of a broad range of factors, over and above the predominantly technology focus of most current work. Whilst scholarly literature on blockchain technology is only beginning to emerge, majority are focused on the technicalities of the technology and tend to ignore the...
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Pesch, U. (author), Huijts, N.M.A. (author), Bombaerts, Gunter (author), Doorn, N. (author), Hunka, Agnieszka (author)
This paper makes a conceptual inquiry into the notion of ‘publics’, and forwards an understanding of this notion that allows more responsible forms of decision-making with regards to technologies that have localized impacts, such as wind parks, hydrogen stations or flood barriers. The outcome of this inquiry is that the acceptability of a...
journal article 2020
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