• Groene Loper 6, Vertigo

    Eindhoven

    Netherlands

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

    5600 MB Eindhoven

    Netherlands

Student theses

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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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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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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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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Optimal design and operation of a solar thermal collector field in combination with low-temperature aquifer thermal energy storage to provide heat to a district heating network

Author: Velthuis, H., 1 Jul 2020

Supervisor: Smeulders, D. M. (Supervisor 1), Velvis, H. (External person) (External coach), Hensen, J. L. (Supervisor 2) & Hoes, P. (Supervisor 2)

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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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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

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

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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