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Stannat, Alexander (author)
Online P2P file sharing networks rely on the cooperation of participants to function effectively. Agents upand download files to one another without the need for any central authority. If agents all contribute to the network and share roughly the same amounts of data as they contribute the network will operate, however if some agents decide to...
master thesis 2020
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Offerman, Rochus (author)
In the last decade, Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) activity steadily enlarged, where global deal making continues to rise. While the M&A activity is increasing, it is the technology sector with the fastest growing number of transitions. Even though M&A are widely used for financial research purposes, there is plenty yet to be...
master thesis 2019
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Gonçalo Melo, Leonardo (author)
In this thesis two different approaches for the construction of environmental extensions compatible with the MRIO database EUREGIO are compared alongside with the latest liter- ature on consumption-based accounts. To date, few studies have focused on the provision of sub-national accounts at the NUTS2 level of detail and never production-based...
master thesis 2019
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Plomp, Angela (author)
After several incident in which the privacy of patients was violated, the need for<br/>logging of access to medical data is evident. In this master thesis, the first prototype is presented for a blockchain-based access log for medical data. This prototype<br/>uses a novel blockchain to create a tamper-proof log. Patients each have their own...
master thesis 2019
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Krishnakumar, Akhil (author)
Businesses have leveraged Artificial Intelligence (AI) into many of their operational activities such as marketing, sales, and finance for its speed and cost-effectiveness. Lately, AI has also found applications in organizational recruitment processes. Unlike the conventional rule-based systems, present-day AI systems learn from data patterns...
master thesis 2019
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Stevens, Hadassa (author)
There is no globally harmonised calculation methodology for GHG emissions in place, which hampers the ability to measure and report the environmental impact of logistics operations. This paper is aimed at developing an adequate GHG emissions accounting methodology for cross-border multi-modal logistics at Heineken and at generalising the...
master thesis 2018
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Juan Maso, Albert (author)
Artificial intelligence is getting more and more advanced. In the future, robots equipped with AI will behave an act similarly as humans do, and this raises concerns about how they are going to be governed. However, scientists are alerting that not enough attention is paid to AI from a sociotechnical point of view. Intelligent systems can...
master thesis 2018
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Albeda, Laurien (author)
Algorithms are all around us. Based on large amounts of data and through automated decision-making processes, they increasingly exercise power over us. As a way of governing this power, we should be able to hold these algorithms and those responsible for implementing them accountable. This research posed the following research question: How can...
master thesis 2018
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Turcios Rodriguez, Elsa (author)
Tracking is a pervasive mechanism across the web which is capable to trace and collect users’ online data. One of the most widely used mechanisms for tracking are cookies, and they are used to deliver online behavioral advertisement. Since these mechanisms pose a threat to privacy, the E-Privacy Directive was created as the regional legal...
master thesis 2018
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Ferrigno, Luca (author)
Today’s market environment is characterized by increasing competition. This competition forces incumbents to innovate if they want to sustain their competitive advantage. Large enterprises start to adopt methodologies pioneered within the startup world, like the lean startup methodology, the innovate. The adoption of this methodology has proven...
master thesis 2018
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Mathur, Gaurav (author)
Based on research with entrepreneurs, accountants and technology experts, a vision for the future of entrepreneur-accountant relationship is articulated. This vision is brought to life by the 'Centaur' product concept. Centaur uses Machine Learning to generate actionable financial insights. Voice commands make interaction seamless, and Dynamic...
master thesis 2017
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Bremer, Karin (author)
Sustainable land and water management in Myanmar are desired since the country is rapidly changing. An analysis of the discharge data and an estimation on the groundwater recharge are desired to obtain this. In this paper, the discharge data of seven gauge stations in the Irrawaddy river are analyzed. Also, a method is described to estimate the...
student report 2017
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Macarulla Rodriguez, Andrea (author)
Google Location History Timeline could be used in the future to track mobile devices of users with a Google account. The Department of Forensic Digital Technology in the Netherlands Forensic Institute might consider using it as available data for evidence in its investigations. A part of this research is to assess the accuracy of the locations...
master thesis 2017
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Hordijk, D.R. (author)
A study into the operational and economic feasibility of a hydrogen-powered ultra-large cargo aeroplane. This innovative concept aims to revolutionise long-distance freight transportation by offering low air freight rates through economies of scale and unpressurised transport. The aeroplane will have a payload capacity of 1200 tonnes and will...
master thesis 2017
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Sánchez Altamirano, C.A. (author)
Some of the most cited analytical and numerical models that estimate the precipitation recycling ratio are used, and their results are compared. Also a simplified method that calculates the monthly recycling ratio from values of local evaporation is developed and tested for the U.S. Midwest.
master thesis 2016
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Hessels, T.M. (author)
Researches about the water cycle are done very often and are very effective to improve the efficiency of the water usage for a basin. Especially in water scarce areas, this type of research are wanted. Water scarcity occurs when water supply cannot meet the water demand. More than half of the world will experience physical or economic water...
master thesis 2015
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Mourillon, R.A.J. (author)
This master thesis shows the process and results of the graduation project of the master program Strategic Product Design at Delft University of Technology. The project was executed for OHRA (“Onderlinge ziekteverzekering der Hoogere Rijks-Ambtenaren”), a Dutch insurance company located in Arnhem. They focus on customer service by providing...
master thesis 2014
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Van Steenbergen, R. (author)
There is little doubt on the utility of a variance analysis to provide insights in the current operational performance and possible improvements. In complex environments data is ambiguous and can lead to less understanding of the results of such analyses. This creates problems in mobilizing the commitment to improve on the analysis’ findings....
master thesis 2013
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Arvidsson, M.E.L. (author)
Startup entrepreneurs are digital natives, a new generation entering the job market and challenging today’s ways of working. They are accustomed to highly interactive technologies and use expressive and fast work methods. These richer ways of interacting however, are not always supported in the rather traditional context of accounting and...
master thesis 2013
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De Best, M.A. (author)
This report is part of Graduation course for the master Design for Interaction at the faculty of Industrial Design Engineering of the Delft University of Technology. The project was done in cooperation with Exact, also in Delft. For this project, the interaction between the online bookkeeping application Exact Online and its users was analysed...
master thesis 2010
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