Searched for: subject:"interdisciplinary"
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Van den Beemt, Antoine (author), MacLeod, Miles (author), Van der Veen, Jan (author), Van de Ven, Anne (author), van Baalen, Sophie (author), Klaassen, R.G. (author), Boon, Mieke (author)
Background: Societal challenges that call for a new type of engineer suggest the need for the implementation of interdisciplinary engineering education (IEE). The aim of IEE is to train engineering students to bring together expertise from different disciplines in a single context. This review synthesizes IEE research with a focus on...
review 2020
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Chen, Y. (author), Daamen, T.A. (author), Heurkens, E.W.T.M. (author), Verheul, W.J. (author)
To understand and deal with real urban development problems, urban planners, designers, and managers need to combine and synthesize a variety of academic and professional knowledge. As our urban challenges grow more complex, learning how to do this effectively becomes ever more important. For educators, this means teaching students how to...
journal article 2019
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Tan, E.B.K. (author), So, Hyo-Jeong (author)
This article examined the role of environmental interaction in interdisciplinary thinking and the use of different knowledge resource types. The case study was conducted with two classes (N = 40) of 8th-grade students, ages 13 to 14. The outdoor trail aimed to help students synthesize history, geography, and science knowledge. Two groups’...
journal article 2019
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Blöschl, Günter (author), Bierkens, Marc F.P. (author), Savenije, Hubert (author), Bogaard, T.A. (author), Hrachowitz, M. (author), Kolechkina, A.G. (author), Pande, S. (author), van der Ent, R.J. (author), van Nooijen, R.R.P. (author)
This paper is the outcome of a community initiative to identify major unsolved scientific problems in hydrology motivated by a need for stronger harmonisation of research efforts. The procedure involved a public consultation through online media, followed by two workshops through which a large number of potential science questions were collated,...
journal article 2019
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Groeneveld, B.S. (author), Dekkers, T. (author), Boon, Boudewijn (author), D'Olivo, P. (author)
Design research in healthcare can be demanding. We report on eight challenges that designers and design researchers face when working on healthcare projects. We conducted four workshops with design researchers active in healthcare: six PhD candidates, a mixed group of thirteen design researchers, twelve design students, and eight design...
journal article 2018
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Beller, M.M. (author), Zaidman, A.E. (author), Karpov, Andrey (author), Zwaan, Rolf A. (author)
Micro-clones are tiny duplicated pieces of code; they typically comprise only few statements or lines. In this paper, we study the “Last Line Effect,” the phenomenon that the last line or statement in a micro-clone is much more likely to contain an error than the previous lines or statements. We do this by analyzing 219 open source projects and...
journal article 2017
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Eisenbart, B. (author), Gericke, Kilian (author), Blessing, Lucienne T. M. (author), MCAloone, Timothy C. (author)
Function modelling is proposed in the literature from different disciplines, in interdisciplinary approaches, and used in practice with the intention of facilitating system conceptualisation. However, function models across disciplines are largely diverse addressing different function modelling perspectives and using different structures and...
journal article 2017
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Lehmann-Willenbrock, Nale (author), Hung, H.S. (author), Keyton, Joann (author)
This special issue on advancing interdisciplinary collaboration between computer scientists and social scientists documents the joint results of the international Lorentz workshop, “Interdisciplinary Insights into Group and Team Dynamics,” which took place in Leiden, The Netherlands, July 2016. An equal number of scholars from social and...
journal article 2017
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Asghari, H. (author)
Research in the field of information security economics has clarified how attacker and defender incentives affect cybersecurity. It has also highlighted the role of intermediaries in strengthening cybersecurity. Intermediaries are organizations and firms that provide the Internet’s infrastructure and platforms. This dissertation looks at how...
doctoral thesis 2016
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Eisenbart, B. (author), Gericke, Kilian (author), Blessing, Lucienne T. M. (author)
Interdisciplinary system development requires the integration of diverse expertise to combine different engineering technologies and—increasingly often—services, in order to provide users with expected value and desired functionality in newly developed products. Failure to achieve integration of disciplines can result in design errors posing a...
journal article 2016
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Spruit, S.L. (author), Hoople, G.D. (author), Rolfe, D.A. (author)
Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) provides a framework for judging the ethical qualities of innovation processes, however guidance for researchers on how to implement such practices is limited. Exploring RRI in the context of nanotechnology, this paper examines how the dispersed and interdisciplinary nature of the nanotechnology field...
journal article 2015
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Bozdag, V.E. (author)
Online web services such as Google and Facebook started using personalization algorithms. Because information is customized per user by the algorithms of these services, two users who use the same search query or have the same friend list may get different results. Online services argue that by using personalization algorithms, they may show the...
doctoral thesis 2015
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Turrin, M. (author), Sariyildiz, I.S. (author), Paul, J.C. (author)
Focusing on large span structures for sport buildings, the paper tackles the role of parametric modelling and performance simulations, to enhance the integration between architectural and engineering design. The general approach contrasts post-engineering processes. In post-engineering, technical performances are considered in late stages of...
conference paper 2015
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Segrave, A.J. (author)
The decisions people make, and the actions they take, depend on how they conceptualize and experience time. This fundamental and influential factor is seldom acknowledged, little understood, and rarely considered explicitly in planning; be that for the material systems or the knowledge systems in the water sector. The objectives of the research...
doctoral thesis 2014
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Bruil, A.W. (author), Van der Toorn Vrijthoff, W. (author)
In this paper we present our experiences in setting up and fulfilling a role-play simulation in an academic context. This simulation was set up for the first time in February 2010 to teach 260 students in their final semester in the Bachelor, the bachelor 6, of the Faculty of Architecture how to work in interdisciplinary design and planning...
conference paper 2011
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Schuurbiers, D. (author)
How to encourage researchers to critically reflect on the ethical and social dimensions of their work? That is the central research question of this thesis. It starts from the assumption that the neutrality view of the social responsibility of the researcher – the view that researchers have no business with the social and ethical dimensions of...
doctoral thesis 2010
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Ashford, N.A. (author)
Scholars and professionals committed to fostering sustainable development have urged a re-examination of the curriculum and restructuring of research and teaching in institutions of higher learning. This paper begins by discussing an expansive definition of sustainable development that includes economic, environmental, and employment concerns...
conference paper 2010
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Paginu, V. (author), Nieuwenhuize, D. (author), Van Vliet, B. (author)
This paper presents the findings of a multi-disciplinary MSc Academic Consultancy project (Urban Environmental Management, Wageningen UR) on urban water management (UWM) in Prague, executed by 30 students in May and June 2010. The aim of the project was to provide the client Arnika (an Environmental NGO) scientific evidence and international...
conference paper 2010
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