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Charaf, Hend (author)
Mashhad has been geopolitically an important city in the region and a trade and connection hub to Central and East Asian countries. It is also the second-largest Muslim pilgrimage city after Mecca. It is a global city for which religion shaped the identity and influenced the spatial configuration of the city.<br/><br/>Religion, politics and...
master thesis 2022
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Loen, S.S. (author)
Cities worldwide currently face freshwater shortages. Forecasts predict that demand will outstrip naturally renewable and available water supplies by 40% by 2030. This poses a serious threat to livability in cities and urban areas that are already struggling with water-related issues like floods and land subsidence. Water insecurity, in...
book chapter 2020
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Schwartz, M. (author)
Reappropriation of the abandoned shipyard on the bank of the Golden Horn estuary in Istanbul. The project introduces strategy for water collection , filtration and re-use throughout the building. Drawn from the heritage of ancient cisterns, the space is generated by repetition of columns which different properties appropriate different use.
master thesis 2014
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Van der Meer, J.W. (author)
The idea of the Wave Run-up Simulator is based on the experiences with the Wave Overtopping Simulator. It is possible to simulate wave tongues overtopping a dike crest in reality. It must also be possible to simulate waves in the run-up and run-down zone of the seaward slope. This is the zone after waves have broken and when they rush-up the...
report 2011
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Reijtenbagh, R. (author)
Rainwater harvesting is the primary source of fresh water on the majority of isolated and volcanic islands in the Eastern Caribbean island chain that lack reliable sources fresh water. Recent research studies have determined that the microbiological quality of rainwater in cistern systems is generally unstable and can lead to serious health...
master thesis 2010
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