• Groene Loper 6, Vertigo

    Eindhoven

    Netherlands

  • P.O. Box 513, Department of the Built Environment

    5600 MB Eindhoven

    Netherlands

Student theses

Achieving thermal comfort in naturally ventilated offices in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Author: van de Voort, T., 25 Feb 2020

Supervisor: Hoes, P. (Supervisor 1), Leite, B. (External person) (External coach) & Hensen, J. L. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Active insulation: computational assessment of the performance of a forced convective dynamic insulation system

Author: Koenders, S., 27 Mar 2018

Supervisor: Hensen, J. L. (Supervisor 1), Loonen, R. (Supervisor 2) & de Klijn, M. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Analyzing the performance gap by identifying its causal factors and quantifying their individual impacts for energy performance contracts

Author: van Heijst, A., 30 Apr 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2) & Hoogervorst, C. (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Assessing the impact of natural gas alternatives and energy renovation options on the households of a neighbourhood

Author: Kesarapu, S., 29 May 2020

Supervisor: Alkemade, F. (Supervisor 1), Verbong, G. P. (Supervisor 2), Hensen, J. L. (Supervisor 2), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2) & Xu, L. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Assessing the smart readiness of buildings toward carbon neutral society

Author: Rachman, A. P., 26 Jun 2018

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2) & Mohammadi, Z. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Assessment of occupant productivity as a result of indoor climate quality for in-use office buildings: a field study research on the effects of indoor climate parameters

Author: Thoen, H., 27 Mar 2018

Supervisor: Hensen, J. L. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Mishra, A. (Supervisor 2) & Roelofsen, C. (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Automated solar shading and occupant behavior: the impact of occupant behavior modeling on the simulation-based performance prediction of automated solar shading systems

Author: van Woensel, R., 31 Aug 2018

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Loonen, R. (Supervisor 2), Gaetani dell'Aquila d'Aragona, I. (Supervisor 2) & de Vries, S. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Building a simple method to determine the effectiveness of using waste heat from a BIPV system

Author: Annur, R., 25 Jan 2018

Supervisor: Loonen, R. (Supervisor 1), Valckenborg, R. (Supervisor 2) & Hensen, J. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

Business models for fuel-shift technology in heat and electricity smart grids

Author: Boesten, S., 30 Nov 2018

Supervisor: Sadowski, B. (Supervisor 1), Hensen, J. (Supervisor 2), Alkemade, F. (Supervisor 2) & Verbong, G. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Categorization of dwelling heat flexibility regarding outdoor climate

Author: Chen, Y., 31 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. L. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Li, R. (External person) (External coach) & Rode, C. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Developing a stepwise approach for including occupant behavior in energy performance contracts

Author: Mennen, H., 31 Aug 2018

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Gaetani dell'Aquila d'Aragona, I. (Supervisor 2) & Hoogervorst, C. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Development and evaluation of new models to account for the effects of urban surroundings in PV performance simulations

Author: Tavenier, M. D., 25 Feb 2020

Supervisor: Hensen, J. L. (Supervisor 1), Loonen, R. C. (Supervisor 2) & Bognár, Á. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Enhanching design support of zero energy buildings by using sensitivity analysis and visualisation methods

Author: Snoeren, R., 28 Mar 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2) & Kotireddy, R. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Experimental and computational study on the visual and thermal performance of the Lumiduct façade system

Author: van Oirschot, T., 31 Aug 2018

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Loonen, R. (Supervisor 2) & Varela Souto, A. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Experimental computational performance analysis of full-scale aesthetic BIPV systems

Author: Duque Lozano, D., Aug 2018

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Loonen, R. (Supervisor 2) & Bognár, Á. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

Exploring the relation between particulate matter inside city offices and the surrounding environments: a case study

Author: Reinders, J., 29 May 2018

Supervisor: Kort, H. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2), Jacobs, P. (External person) (External coach), Versteeg, H. (External coach) & Simons, D. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Extending indoor climate quality assessment in office buildings: evaluation of local thermal environment data and occupant perception in long-term monitoring

Author: Kooi, L., 26 Sep 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. L. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2), Mishra, A. (Supervisor 2) & Pennings, L. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Healthy low energy redesigns for schools in Delhi

Author: Vervoort, J., 26 Jun 2018

Supervisor: de Lange, H. (Supervisor 1), Frijns, A. (Supervisor 2), Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2) & Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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How to improve the energy effiency of your home?: an assessment of the most promising energy efficiency measures applied to the existing building stock in The Netherlands

Author: Kok, K., 30 May 2017

Supervisor: Alkemade, F. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Nomaler, Z. (Supervisor 2) & Turkstra, J. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

Investigation of measuring individual illuminance levels in an open-plan office: a Dutch case study

Author: Moonen, I., 26 Sep 2017

Supervisor: Rosemann, A. (Supervisor 1), Kort, H. (Supervisor 2) & van Duijnhoven, J. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Less freedom, more sustainable?: Improving building energy efficiency by optimizing occupancy patterns using office hoteling

Author: Rozendaal, D. (., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), van der Plas, W. F. (External person) (External coach) & Lamers, M. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Light quality vs nurse perception in medication and patient rooms of Dutch hospitals

Author: Slotboom, E., 27 Aug 2019

Supervisor: Aarts, M. (Supervisor 1), Kort, H. (Supervisor 2) & van Loenen, E. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Net-zero energy renovations of high-rise apartments in The Netherlands

Author: Cetin-Ozturk, S., 31 Aug 2018

Supervisor: Hoes, P. (Supervisor 1) & Mohammadi, Z. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Occupant behavior in identical residential buildings: occupancy profiles extraction and application to building performance simulation

Author: Muroni, A., 31 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2) & Gaetani, I. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

Optimization workflow regarding daylighting, energy and glare, for performance assessment of new generation semi-transparent photovoltaic façades

Author: Karssies, W., 26 Sep 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Loonen, R. (Supervisor 2), Bognár, Á. (Supervisor 2), Soppe, W. (External person) (External coach) & Meuris, M. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Optimizing energy demand during the non-operational hours in a cleanroom

Author: Ludlage, T., 24 Sep 2019

Supervisor: Kort, H. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2), van den Oever, H. (External person) (External coach), Joosten, P. H. (External person) (External coach) & Molenaar, P. (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Planning for the future: developing a risk-averse strategy of future-proof nearly zero energy building retrofits for Woonbedrijf considering multiple KPIs and market scenarios

Author: Costa, S., 31 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Kotireddy, R. (Supervisor 2) & Bogaarts, R. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

Powering data centers with renewable energy: simulation-based design of an on-site system for a TUe case study

Author: Patron Hernandez, A., 31 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Romijn, H. (Supervisor 2), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Torrens Galdiz, J. (Supervisor 2) & Zavrel, V. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

Resolving thermal comfort perception amidst spatial transitions: case study for improving nurses' thermal comfort in a hospital ward work environment

Author: Derks, M., 28 Feb 2017

Supervisor: Kort, H. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2) & Mishra, A. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Supporting design decisions in early design phases using energy performance analysis for building design

Author: van der Aa, P. A., 25 Feb 2020

Supervisor: Hoes, P. (Supervisor 1) & Notenbomer, W. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Techno-economic analysis of energy storage for a Dutch nZEB single family dwelling

Author: Al Juma, D., 28 Feb 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2) & Puranik, S. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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The assessment of district retrofit configurations to reduce the CO2 emissions of an industrial park in 's-Hertogenbosch

Author: Verduijn, D., 28 Nov 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Torrens Galdiz, J. (Supervisor 2), Xu, L. (Supervisor 2) & Lemmen, R. (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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The difference in design outcome between a WELL building standard certified indoor environment and a BREEAM-NL certified indoor environment: assessment of 3 case studies

Author: Dekkers, L., 29 Sep 2017

Supervisor: Nelissen, E. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2), Hensen Centnerová, L. (Supervisor 2) & Pastoor, T. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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The influence of occupant behavior on the total energy consumption in offices: a case study for the ABT office

Author: Giskes, B., 30 Jun 2017

Supervisor: Hensen, J. (Supervisor 1), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Gaetani dell'Aquila d'Aragona, I. (Supervisor 2) & van der Aa, A. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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Thermal comfort in hospital wards: a comparison between two indoor conditioning systems

Author: van Osta, M., 31 Jan 2017

Supervisor: Kort, H. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2), Mishra, A. (Supervisor 2) & Maassen, W. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Thermal comfort of surgical staff in operating rooms with different types of ventilation systems: a study towards design solutions for optimized thermal conditions

Author: Jacobs, I., 31 Aug 2018

Supervisor: Kort, H. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2), Hensen Centnerová, L. (Supervisor 2) & Krombeen, M. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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The role and potential of hybrid heat pump in an existing Dutch house

Author: Bekhuis, B., 30 Nov 2018

Supervisor: Verbong, G. (Supervisor 1), Hensen, J. (Supervisor 2), Schellen, H. (Supervisor 2), Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2), Kirkels, A. (Supervisor 2), Alkemade, F. (Supervisor 2) & Mohammadi, Z. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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The validity of techniques to measure job stress in an office environment: containing an objective and subjective component, suitable for field studies

Author: van de Ven, Y., 27 Aug 2019

Supervisor: Aarts, M. (Supervisor 1), Westerink, J. (Supervisor 2) & Kort, H. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Ventilation efficiency improvement in pharmaceutical cleanrooms for energy demand reduction

Author: Molenaar, P., 28 Feb 2017

Supervisor: Kort, H. (Supervisor 1), Loomans, M. (Supervisor 2) & Joosten, P. H. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

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