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Alexandre, Lisanne (author)
The Randstad in The Netherlands faces on the one hand structural vacancy in office buildings and on the other hand a growing housing shortage. Reuse strategies to decrease the vacancy rate of the office market have been researched extensively both inside and out- side The Netherlands. However, the challenges and opportunities for these reuse...
master thesis 2020
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van Honschoten, Ricky (author)
Capitalism is under siege. As the famous economist and business strategist Michael Porter note. Business practice is overflown with an increasing number of societal and environmental concerns, trumping economic activity and trapping businesses in a vicious cycle in which taking responsibility is repaid with taking even more responsibility. On...
master thesis 2020
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Wang, Q. (author), Zuñiga Zamalloa, M.A. (author)
Artificial lighting has been used mainly for illumination for more than a century. Only recently, we have started to transform our lighting infrastructure to provide new services such as sensing and communication. These advancements have two key requirements: the ability to modulate light sources (for data transmission) and the presence of...
conference paper 2020
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Osmani, Mohamad (author), El-Haddadeh, Ramzi (author), Hindi, Nitham (author), Janssen, M.F.W.H.A. (author), Weerakkody, Vishanth (author)
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to help in providing a better understanding of the application of blockchain technology in the context of the banking and finance sectors. The aim is to outline blockchain's benefits, opportunities, costs, risks as well as challenges of the technology in the context of banking and finance services. Design...
review 2020
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Sun, Hao (author), Wang, Haiqing (author), Yang, M. (author), Reniers, G.L.L.M.E. (author)
To quantify the pandemic specific impact with respect to the risk related to the chemical industry, a novel risk analysis method is proposed. The method includes three parts. Firstly, the two types of “window of opportunity” (WO) theory is proposed to divide an accident life cycle into two parts. Then, a qualitative risk analysis is conducted...
journal article 2020
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Audenaert, Lisa (author)
Automotive radar has an advantage over other sensors in that it is better at operating in bad weather conditions. To see the extent of the effect that adverse weather conditions might have on the statistics of the data a statistical analysis was performed on real measurement data. During heavy rain there is a shift that can be observed in the...
master thesis 2019
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Chang, Shih Fu (author), Morency, L. P. (author), Hauptmann, Alex (author), Bimbo, Alberto Del (author), Ji, Heng (author), Gurrin, Cathal (author), Smeaton, Alan (author), Hung, H.S. (author)
The multimedia and multimodal community is witnessing an explosive transformation in the recent years with major societal impact. With the unprecedented deployment of multimedia devices and systems, multimedia research is critical to our abilities and prospects in advancing state-of-the-art technologies and solving real-world challenges...
conference paper 2019
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Adhikari, Sharad (author)
This study explores towards the positive side of project uncertainties i.e., opportunity. Opportunities occuring in such projects has the potential to enhance the project’s initial objective and could add more value to the project. However, due to lack of an effective approach for opportunity identification and several constraints prevailing in...
master thesis 2019
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Luo, J. (author), Meyer, John Jules (author), Knobbout, Max (author)
Opportunism is an intentional behavior that takes advantage of knowledge asymmetry and results in promoting agents’ own value and demoting others’ value. It is important to eliminate such selfish behavior in multi-agent systems, as it has undesirable results for the participating agents. In order for monitoring and eliminating mechanisms to...
journal article 2019
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Hoseini, E. (author), Hertogh, M.J.C.M. (author), Bosch-Rekveldt, M.G.C. (author)
The literature on risk management acknowledges a growing number of Risk Maturity Models (RMM). However, for the construction sector, there is no validated RMM that is based on both theory and experts’ opinions. In this article, a Generic RMM (GRMM), inspired by the EFQM model, is developed and validated to remedy this shortcoming. The GRMM uses...
journal article 2019
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Reyes, O. Soto (author), Taneja, P. (author), Pielage, B. A. (author), Van Schuylenburg, M. (author)
This paper presents a study carried out to first assess the impact of the Panama Canal expansion (PCE) on selected Caribbean ports, and thereafter, to examine how the ports can adapt in order to seize new opportunities created by the expansion. An applied case of long-term dynamic planning and flexibility in engineering design is presented for a...
conference paper 2019
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van Domburg, Tim (author)
master thesis 2018
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Spaans, Marlon (author)
There is a need for a more efficient use of existing infrastructure to improve the accessibility, liveability and safety of Dutch cities, metropolitan areas and provinces. A projected solution to growing mobility issues is Smart Mobility.<br/><br/>From a scientific perspective, research has only been performed on the possible effects of Smart...
master thesis 2018
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Teoh, T.G.H. (author), Kunze, Oliver (author), Teo, Chee-Chong (author), Diew Wong, Yiik (author)
The high costs of using electric vehicles (EVs) is hindering wide-spread adoption of an EV-centric decarbonisation strategy for urban freight transport. Four opportunity charging (OC) strategies—during breaks and shift changes, during loading activity, during unloading activity, or while driving on highways—are evaluated towards reducing EV...
journal article 2018
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Jones, Brent (author)
Services oriented architecture (SOA) has been used in several pilot fit-for-purpose LADM projects and is used successfully in deployed enterprise cadastral systems. This approach simplifies implementation, enables cloud operations, and now can work offline. Leveraging SOA and GIS delivers an extremely low cost entry point for developing systems...
conference paper 2018
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Geraedts, Rob P. (author), van der Voordt, Theo (author), Remøy, Hilde (author)
Building owners and other stakeholders can adopt different strategies to cope with vacancy, such as consolidation, rent reduction, selling the building, renovation, transformation and conversion to adapted reuse, or demolish and build a new building. This chapter discusses various tools to cope with vacancy by adaptive reuse. It presents an...
book chapter 2018
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Norfo, Simone (author)
master thesis 2017
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Krysiński, Dawid (author)
The main goal of this paper is to identify barriers and opportunities for creating the circular business models in the EU C&DW sector. Having in mind this fact, author of the paper describes market, social, governance and regulatory failures which may limit opportunities for achieving market success in the EU C&DW sector. The presentation will...
conference paper 2017
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Geraedts, Rob P. (author), van der Voordt, Theo (author), Remøy, Hilde (author)
Building owners and other stakeholders can adopt different strategies to cope with vacancy, such as consolidation, rent reduction, selling the building, renovation, transfor-mation and conversion to adapted reuse, or demolish and build a new building. This paper dis-cusses a new developed tool to cope with vacancy by adaptive reuse. It presents...
conference paper 2017
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Arecco, P.H.E. (author)
Waterborne transport infrastructures play a crucial role in global integration, and ports are key components to materialise this amalgamation. However they are constantly challenged to keep fulfilling their functions in a changing environment. Port of Rotterdam, the largest port in Europe and the Western hemisphere too, faces those challenges on...
master thesis 2015
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