Afgeronde promoties

Structuring structural operational semantics

Defining a formal (i.e., mathematical) semantics for computer languages is the first step towards developing rigorous techniques for reasoning about computerprograms and specifications in...

Mohammad Mousavi (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Synthesis and characterization of compatibilizers for blends of PA and ABS

Blends of polyamide (PA) and acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) copolymers yield polymeric materials that are highly solvent resistant, easy to process and have high impact strengths...

Maarten Staal (Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie)

Study of III-V semiconductor nanostructures by cross-sectional scanning tunneling microscopy

Peter Offermans (Faculteit Technische Natuurkunde)

Design team communication and performance using a project website

Ad den Otter (Faculteit Bouwkunde)

Computer-algebraic methods for the construction of designs of experiments

M. Nguyen Van Minh (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Fast modeling of electromagnetic fields for the design of phased array antennas in radar systems

(Faculteit Electrical Engineering)

Characterization of ozone profiles retrieved from satellite measurements

In this thesis the characterization of ozone profiles is applied on data of two different satellite instruments. In chapter 2, 3 and 4 ozone profiles are analyzed which were retrieved from...

Y.J. Meijer (Faculteit Technische Natuurkunde)

Atomic-scale friction : a scanning probe study on crystalline surfaces

Friction is one of the most fascinating and yet elusive phenomena in physics. Everyday life cannot be imagined in the absence of friction. It allows us to walk, to climb stairs, to sit in a...

G. Tanasa (Faculteit Technische Natuurkunde)

Tissue engineered aortic valves based on a knitted scaffold

The aortic valve is situated at the origin of the aorta. The valve can present pathological features which can lead to life-threatening valvular disease. A common treatment for aortic valve...

Marjolein van Lieshout (Faculteit Biomedische Technologie)

Remote plasma deposition of textured zinc oxide with focus on thin film solar cell applications : material properties, plasma processes and film growth

Simultaneously possessing transparency in the visible region, close to that of insulators, and electrical conductivity, close to that of metals, transparent conducting oxide (TCO) thin...

R. Groenen (Faculteit Technische Natuurkunde)

Evolution of negative streamers in nitrogen : a numerical investigation on adaptive grids

Plasmas are ionized media, occupying 99% of the universe. Common examples of plasmas are the sun, which is a high-temperature plasma, and neon lights, which are low-temperature plasmas. A...

(Faculteit Technische Natuurkunde)

Charge carrier dynamics in polymer solar cells : an opto-electronic study

Bulk-heterojunction polymer solar cells are promising alternatives for conventional energy sources. Due to the lower cost of manufacturing, processing and flexibility of polymers, solar...

Ton Offermans (Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie)

Parameter tuning and cooperative control for automated guided vehicles

For several practical control engineering applications it is desirable that multiple systems can operate independently as well as in cooperation with each other. Especially when the...

Bart Stouten (Faculteit Electrical Engineering)

Mathematical modelling of wet paper pressing

The aim of this project is to reduce energy costs in paper production by optimising the process in the press section of a paper machine. In this press section water is squeezed as it passes...

D. Bezanovic (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

Interactive visualization of large graphs

In de laatste twee decennia heeft de computer de mens in staat gesteld enorme hoeveelheden informatie te vergaren, te bewaren en te bewerken. Als een direct gevolg van deze virtuele...

F.J.J. van Ham (Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica)

The development of speech coding and the first standard coder for public mobile telephony

This thesis describes in its core chapter (Chapter 4) the original algorithmic and design features of the ??rst coder for public mobile telephony, the GSM full-rate speech coder, as...

Rob Sluijter (Faculteit Electrical Engineering)

Transient behavior of EUV emitting discharge plasmas : a study by optical methods

Pulsed discharge plasmas are considered to be important candidate sources of extreme ultraviolet (EUV) radiation for application in future lithography tools for the high-volume...

E.R. Kieft (Faculteit Technische Natuurkunde)

"Leren-creƫren" : een kernstrategie voor het eerstejaars atelierwerk in het universitair bouwkundig ontwerponderwijs

Adri Proveniers (Faculteit Bouwkunde)

New insights into free-radical (co)polymerization kinetics

R.X.E. Willemse (Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie)

Performance materials by a modular approach

(Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie)