Design and Decision Support Systems (DDSS)
Recognizing that the structures and functions constituting the city interact with each other and with the users, integrated and human-centered solutions to urban and transport planning as well as real estate management are needed. Using a system’s approach, the objective of the DDSS research program is to conduct innovative and groundbreaking research, to develop and apply models and systems that allow planners and managers often in co-creation with users to address the major challenges cities are facing to create healthy living environments for users and attain sustainability objectives.Read more
Our research groups
The DDSS research program consists of three research groups.
Information Systems in the Built Environment
The ISBE Group carries out research and education in the field of information systems used for the engineering and management of the built...
Real Estate and Urban Development
The REMD group is responsible for education and research in the area of real estate management and urban development.
Urban Planning and Transportation
The focus of the Urban Planning Group is on developing models and integrating these into decision support systems for urban planning design...
Meet some of our Researchers
Our most recent peer reviewed publications
Improved imputation of rule sets in class association rule modelingTransportation (2023)
Methodology for development of an expert system to derive knowledge from existing nature-based solutions experiencesMethodsX (2023)
The Nature-Based Solutions Case-Based SystemJournal of Environmental Management (2022)
State-of-the-Art of the Urban Digital Twin Ecosystem in the Netherlands3rd International Smart Cities in Smart Regions Conference (2022)
Land Use Spatial Optimization Using Accessibility Maps to Integrate Land Use and Transport in Urban AreasApplied Spatial Analysis and Policy (2022)