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Nijs, Jochem C.


Name Ir. J.C. (Jochem) Nijs
Department Construction Management & Engineering
Room Horsttoren 300
Tel. +31 53 489 6865
Tel. secretary +31 53 489 2670
Fax +31 53 489 2511 
E-mail j.c.nijs@utwente.nl
Position 
PhD Researcher

Postal address

  • Ir. J.C. Nijs
  • University of Twente
  • Faculty of Engineering Technology
  • Department of Construction Management & Engineering
  • P.O. Box 217
  • 7500 AE Enschede
  • The Netherlands

Education

  • 2007 – 2009 Master Industrial Design Engineering at the University of Twente
  • Master track: Emerging Technology Design
  • Graduated with honors
  • 2004 – 2007 Bachelor Industrial Design at the University of Twente

Employment record

  • Nov. 2008 – Jul. 2009 Master graduation assignment at TNO Built Environment and Geosciences in Apeldoorn
  • -Developing an innovative heat pump for the existing Dutch built environment.
  • Apr. 2007 – Jul. 2007 Bachelor graduation assignment at ECN (Energy research Centre of the Netherlands)
  • -Researching the possibilities for energy neutral and energy producing houses for the future.
  • 2006 – 2009 Student assistant activities at the University of Twente:
  • -Assisting with creating a new 2nd year course for Industrial Design students: “Energy & Heat Principles”
  • -Working at the online database of the website www.productionnavigator.com.
  • -Assisting with lectures of Computer Aided Design software (SolidWorks).
  • -Assisting with introductory mathematical courses for first year students.

Research

Interface design for Open System Buidling:
An application for Industrial Sustainable and Flexible building

Awards

2008 1st Prize in KIVI NIRIA/UT bachelor thesis contest
Subject: Energy neutral houses in the built environment for the future (thesis at ECN)