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Monen, Saskia (author)
Over the last couple of decades, climate change and energy crises have led to an increased interest in reducing the building energy consumption. To reduce the energy consumption buildings are designed airtight. This leads to the accumulation of indoor air pollutants, which are associated with multiple health and discomfort problems. Poor indoor...
master thesis 2018
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Willems, Oscar (author)
Humans interact more and more with their environment through technology, recent decades have seen a huge increase in the need for and availability of Location-Based Services (LBS). Recently landmarks have gotten a renewed interest in the field of LBS , although already a quite old phenomenon. In both the outdoor and indoor environment they are...
master thesis 2017
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Staats, Bart (author)
Navigation from a room inside a building to another room inside a building which is across the street consists of three parts: first, the indoor part at the building where you start your journey. Secondly, the outdoor part and thirdly, another indoor part inside the building of destination. As regards to the outdoor environment, a navigation aid...
master thesis 2017
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van de Wetering, Janet (author)
In many countries people typically spend over 90 percent of their time indoors. Therefore, the quality of the indoor environment has a big influence on the health and wellbeing of people. Standards for thermal comfort state that 80 percent of the occupants need to express satisfaction with the thermal environment to be thermally comfortable....
master thesis 2017
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Wisse, R. (author)
In practice, operable façade elements (OFE’s) in office buildings are often not appropriate to use to gain control over the thermal environment and indoor air quality. This study was performed to provide the means for architects and façade designers to design better usable OFE’s and improve personal control over indoor air quality and thermal...
master thesis 2017
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Van Stam, B. (author)
This study focuses on the concept of bonus factors in office buildings. Bonus factors are those elements of a building which have positive psychological effects on the building user: the office employee. In a literature review, six bonus factors are found: daylight, outside view, the use of plants inside, a natural climate which is both adaptive...
master thesis 2015
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Liu, Q. (author)
Priva is a Dutch company in the field of indoor control and automation. Its two main business segments are commercial building control and greenhouse control. In the commercial building segment, Priva’s business currently specializes in Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) control, floor control and energy management.However,...
master thesis 2012
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