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Hein, C.M. (author), Harteveld, Maurice (author), De Martino, P. (author), Hanna, J.M.K. (author), Tabakovic, M. (author), Donkor, C.E. (author)
This blog contribution supports the Urban Archipelago expo at Nieuwe Instituut (NI) in Rotterdam, designed to consist of four elements: a map, a view, a model, and a series of films that depicted a future of living with water, as well as a booklet that documented student work. The expo has been part of the Water Cities Rotterdam, which opened...
report 2023
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van Engelshoven, Samuel (author)
The river Rhine is Europe’s economic powerhouse. Without the Rhine, the Ruhr area and the port of Rotterdam wouldn’t have developed into the economically leading industrial regions they are today. The economic power of the Rhine comes forward from the ability of humans to control the river. By rectifying and canalizing the river and constructing...
master thesis 2022
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Gao, Yayun (author)
As one of the most important ecosystems on the planet, the coastal zone accommodates a denser population than the hinterland and faces faster urbanization and higher population growth. Meanwhile, the coastal zone is exposed to several climate change disasters in the context of a sensitive environment dominated by water. It is considered with...
master thesis 2021
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Kyriakou, Anastasia (author), Uphues, Charlotte (author), van Overeem, Jan (author), PAPACHRISTOPOULOU, LEFKETI (author), Iglesias, Sebastian (author)
‘The Dutch are not going to lose against the sea’, is a commonly accepted quote of the citizens of The Netherlands. Having developed a country below sea level, Dutch people are aware of the challenges of the sea, but are committed in an endless fight against it. Nowadays, with global warming increasing, the challenge for them is even bigger. Sea...
student report 2021
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Guo, Cheng (author)
In Bangladeshi rural areas, the groundwater may get contaminated with chemical contaminants. Aiming at removing chemical contaminants, piped water supply(PWS) systems were built. However, due to insufficient water quality tests, a lack of households' participation with the monitoring and maintenance of the PWS system, together with a lack of an...
master thesis 2020
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THOMAS, NAYANTARA (author)
When we think about the fact that 70% of the earth is covered by water, it may be easy to assume that water is abundant and that it would never have to be an issue in terms of having a constant supply to drink. In reality, it is a very complex matter for everyone to be able to access and drink safe water. Water is essential to maintain life on...
master thesis 2020
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Daniel, D. (author), Gaicugi, Josphine (author), King, Richard (author), Marks, Sara J. (author), Ferrero, Giuliana (author)
Risk assessment for drinking water systems combines sanitary inspections (SI) and water quality testing and is critical for effectively managing the safety of these systems. SI forms consist of question sets relating to the presence of potential sources and pathways of contamination specific to different types of water points, piped...
journal article 2020
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van Gogh, Jelle (author)
In the wake of climate change and rising water levels the city of Dordrecht is looking for alternative ways to prepare for coming threats other than keep raising the current dikes. In an exploration a suggestion is made to use the southern side of the island as a buffer for excess water. This research takes that suggestion a step further and...
master thesis 2018
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Huls, S.L.S.Q. (author)
The city of Dordrecht and its municipality are since destructive floods in the past one of the most developed and state-of-the-art cities in the Netherlands concerning water safety and flood reduction. Within the graduation studio one of the topics was the island of Dordrecht and the current strategy for water safety. This project takes the...
master thesis 2016
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De Kort, R.P.J. (author)
In the coming century, global urban deltas will be confronted with the effects of climate change. This graduation project handles the Dutch South West Delta, and aims to handle this challenge by establishing a renewed relationship between the city and the delta’s natural dynamics. How to yield a climate change proof urban delta whilst...
master thesis 2012
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