Completed PhD projects

Transition metal chalcogenide based functional materials for renewable energy conversion

Improved performance of cheap catalysts for sustainable hydrogen generation

Longfei Wu (Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie)

Droplet collision dynamics in a spray dryer

experiments and simulations

Giulia Finotello (Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie)

Modelling visibility of temporal light artefacts

Stroboscopic visibility measure – understanding how people experience LED-light fluctuation

(Faculteit Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences)

Dynamic range and frequency assignment problems

Aleksandar Markovic (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Cost-effective design and manufacturing of advanced optical interconnects

Teng Li (Faculteit Electrical Engineering)

Mechanically driven adaptation in engineered cardiovascular tissues

Heart rhythm like mechanical loading of novel living replacements for heart valves and blood vessels

Mathieu van Kelle (Faculteit Biomedische Technologie)

Networks with communities and clustering

Groepen binnen netwerken zorgen soms toch voor snellere verspreiding

Clara Stegehuis (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Low-frequency inter-ELM pedestal modes at ASDEX upgrade

Branka Vanovac (Faculteit Technische Natuurkunde)

Creating and capturing value from digital products : implications of business model choice and product positioning in the mobile app market

Joey van Angeren (Faculteit Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences)

Preferential attachment models for dynamic networks

Alessandro Garavaglia (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Verification of concurrent systems in a model-driven engineering workflow

Sander de Putter (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Performance analysis of optical switches

Murtuza Abidini (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

System-focused spare parts management for capital goods

Erwin van Wingerden (Faculteit Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences)

Nano- and microengineered neuronal cell networks for brain-on-chip technology

Nano- en microtechnologie voor het maken van neuronale celnetwerken

Alex Bastiaens (Faculteit Werktuigbouwkunde)

How to study transition problems?

theories, methods and models

Mohammad Zolfagharian (Faculteit Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences)

Theory of Lewis acid zeolite catalysis for the conversion of biomass-derived furanics : on the effect of multi-site cooperativity and confinement

Optimizing nanoreactors for sustainable feedstock for next-generation plastics

Roderigh Rohling (Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie)

An evaluation of a psychoacoustic model of the changing-state hypothesis

Negative effects of background sounds on our memory

Toros Senan (Faculteit Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences)

Rare-event simulation for multidimensional stochastic models

(Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Model-based estimation and control of the particle distribution and discharge supervision in nuclear fusion reactors

Thomas Blanken (Faculteit Werktuigbouwkunde)