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Risselada, Dirk (author)
The Deployable SpaceTelescope Project was started at Delft University of Technology in 2014. The projectaims to develop an ultra-high resolution Earth Observation telescope with aresolution of 0.25m, but with a much lower mass and volume than its competitorscurrently in operation. In order to meet the stringent mass...
master thesis 2019
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Ghanmode, Ishan (author)
In today’s digital world, users are often confronted with an abundance of information. Whether the user is looking to compare online prices for products, searching for new movies to watch or music to listen, the available information at hand exceeds the amount of information which the user wants to consider before making a choice. For this,...
master thesis 2018
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Lu, Feng (author)
Current research on personality and diversity based Recommender Systems (RecSys) are mostly separated. In most diversity-based Recommender Systems, researchers usually endeavored to achieve an optimal balance between accuracy and diversity while they commonly set a same diversity level for all users. Different diversity needs for users with...
master thesis 2018
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Tzika-Kostopoulou, Panagiota (author)
Our current cities, especially the metropolitan ones are becoming more and more diverse. According to literature diversity and tolerance are considered as a key aspects for economic prosperity (R. Florida,2011). However reality proves another aspect, since neighborhoods where diversity prevails are usually characterized as deprived, an aspect...
master thesis 2018
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Kortman, Anne Sophie (author), Boraei, Sara (author), Dillon Peynado, Thomas (author), Peters, Boaz (author), Song, Yue (author)
The Amsterdam Metropolitan area, and especially Amsterdam city, attracts large amounts of people due to the diverse economy opportunities, cultural and recreational activities, and the strong connection of the region by public transport and road network. The need for space, resources, and mobility are increasing and will keep increasing due to...
student report 2018
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Behpour, Maryam (author)
Bridging diversities is a research and design project about the correlation of social and spatial diversities in an urban public space: The Rembrandt park in Amsterdam. This project brings together the physical diversity of the park with the diversity of its users and questions the compatibility of both.

The topic of diversities and in...
master thesis 2018
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van Gils, Marthe (author)
This research project was concerned with an interdisciplinary design-based research to an exposition of the world aimed to reveal an inclusive understanding of the world, by the means of architecture.
The research objective found its origin in a critical analysis of the World Expo. It was identified that this phenomenon advertised a Western...
master thesis 2018
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Erçel, Dincer (author)
De vluchtelingencrisis zorgt voor een grotere druk op de sociale huurwoning markt, mede hierdoor heerst er een negatief sentiment tegen het opnemen van vluchtelingen. Door de behoeften op verschillende schalen te inventariseren en te handelen in gemeenschappelijke belang kan er gezorgd worden voor het omvormen van deze negatieve sentiment naar...
master thesis 2018
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Trujillo Cuellar, Roberto (author)
In-depth water diversion is a chemical EOR method that has been winning acceptance over the last years because of several reasons. One of them is the fact that sodium silicate, active component, is considered a green chemical. Moreover, this component has shown the ability to generate thermally activated plugs at far away distances from the...
master thesis 2017
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van Gils, Marthe (author)
This research project was concerned with an interdisciplinary design-based research to an exposition of the world aimed to reveal an inclusive understanding of the world, by the means of architecture.
The research objective found its origin in a critical analysis of the World Expo. It was identified that this phenomenon advertised a Western...
master thesis 2017
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Poolmans, Killian (author)
In this thesis, research is conducted regarding the design of various platforms and systems dealing with trust. Four Principles of Trust are extracted from this research. A way of increasing trust within diverse societies was designed based on these four principles. This design is the Familiar Stranger system. This system provides civilians the...
master thesis 2017
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Wetser, A. (author)
Over the past centuries natural riverbanks have been transformed into banks with artificial revetments or sheet piles to protect them from erosion, which led to disappearance of important river features for flora and fauna. River restoration projects show that the removal of man-made bank protections may lead to the formation of bars (e.g. Van...
master thesis 2017
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Simes, A. (author)
When talking about personalization online, Google CEO Eric Schmidt recently said "it will be very hard for people to watch or consume something that has not in some sense been tailored for them." This level of personalized filtering of content has worried academics and activists. Many argue that users will be trapped in a so-called "Filter...
master thesis 2016
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Prinianakis, E. (author)
Motivation for this project was the current refugee crisis in Europe, although it is a fact that it extents to long ignored issue of immigration in Europe. Many studies are researching the political, economic and social aspects of migration neglecting the spatial dimension. However immigrants regardless of their background or their final...
master thesis 2016
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Szilágyi, L.K. (author)
This paper is a Master thesis that investigates the potentials of spatial design in the battle against accelerated climate change. As such, it aims to solve related global issues (deterioration of resources, overconsumption, wasteful consumption) with tools that are in strong physical, functional or habitual connections with their natural and...
master thesis 2016
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Pigeaud, L.M. (author)
The past few years have shown a significant increase in demand for diversity in the global beer market. HEINEKEN, the third largest beer brewer in the world, has therefore embraced a global strategy with a diverse product portfolio in beer and packaging types. This strategy towards diversity is directly affecting the supply chain of global...
master thesis 2015
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Caspers, L.L.S. (author)
The project tries to anticipate on the gentrification issues in the case of Neukölln in Berlin. How to stimulate/maintain accessibility for a diversity of social groups in a central gentrifying area [in the case of Neukölln, Berlin] ? This is the main research question of the thesis. This resulted in a project that consists of a strategy for...
master thesis 2015
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Radai, D.P. (author)
The ‘Arrival City’ (Saunders, 2010) describes a multicultural environment in Europe that creates opportunities and challenges at the same time (Wood, 2009). Sure enough, segregated, deprived neighbourhoods are a common outcome of this phenomenon. Often unplanned and uncontrolled social expansion characterised by primarily low-rent neighbourhoods...
master thesis 2015
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Georgoula, K. (author)
This project presents the importance of Eleonas, which was the olive grove of Athens in the past and now is one post-industrial territory, for the whole city of Athens. Eleonas is much more than a residual place, is the last chance to recast the landscape of Attica, the last outdoor residue in the city center and its last lung. Its redevel?pment...
master thesis 2014
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Silaj, J. (author)
The specific context of Durban touches global issues like the crowded, inconvenient shanty towns, the degradation of the suburbs and the implications of the urban sprawl in the cities. The same situations when neighborhoods turn upside down, city centers get abandoned or even the constant shifts of the social functions are happening everywhere...
master thesis 2014
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