See Education (Bsc, Msc)

Finished MSc graduation projects

This report contains summaries of completed MSc graduation projects of 2009-2015




Recent 2017-2018

Name

Supervisor(s)

Topic

Date

Internal/external

Lisa Bogers

Hulscher (AD)

Roos

Reef


Identifying tidal divides, tidal subbasins and tidal prisms in an exploratory model of multi-inlet tidal systems [Summary]

30-8-2019

Internal

Marc Frankena

Hulscher (AD)

Warmink

van Bergeijk

Van Steeg (Deltares)


Modelling the influence of transistions in dikes on grass cover erosion by wave overtopping  [Summary]


12-7-2019

Internal

Martijn Kriebel

Hulscher (AD)

Warmink

Van Bergeijk

Kuiper (external)

Trul (external)


Quantification of Grass Erosion due to Wave Overtopping at the Afsluitdijk [Summary]


12-7-2019

External Witteveen+Bos


Felix Dols

Wijnberg (AD)

Campmans

Morelissen (external)


Impact of desalination and climate change in the Arabian Gulf

[Summary]


3-7-2019

External Deltares

Martun Antonyan

Hoekstra (AD)

Holmatov


Energy footprint of water desalination [Summary]


26-6-2019

Internal

Stijn Odink

Hulscher (AD)

Borsje

Willemsen


Long-term marsh growth and retreat in an online coupled hydrodynamic, morphodynamic and ecological model [Summary]


14-6-2019

Internal

Hidde Kats

Booij (AD)

Krol

Nomden (external)

Huting (external)

Minimizing water shortages and operational costs of a water supply system by providing decision support on real-time control.

[Summary]


12-6-2019

External

Royal HaskoningDHV


Hasan Bayrak


Hoekstra (AD)

Ercin


Smart and wise governance of water supply allocation using water footprint assessment [Summary]


15-5-2019

Internal

Arjan van den Broek

Hulscher (AD)

Borsje

Damveld

Soetaert (external)

Cheng (external)


Modelling the transport of organic matter over tidal sand waves [Summary]

3-5-2019

Internal

External NIOZ

Anja Mus

Hulscher (AD)

Borsje

Willemsen


The applicability of the ASED-sensor for measuring bed level changes in intertidal areas [Summary]


18-4-2019

Internal

Ellen Daamen

Augustijn (AD)

Vinke-de Kruijf

van Pijkeren

Vaklkman

Towards facts in regional high-water projects: a comparative case study of the influence of authorities, stakeholders and uncertainties [Summary]


12-4-2019

External WDO Delta


Bas Leijser

Hoekstra (AD)

Schyns


Negotiation of an international agreement on water footprint reduction


3-4-2019

Internal

Jan Willem van Dokkum

Wijnberg (AD)

Poppema

Galiforni Silva


The applicability of the cellular automata model DUBEVEG on an anthropogenic shore [Summary]


27-3-2019

Internal

Wouter Schreur


Booij (AD)

Krol

Romanowicz (IGF PAN)


Impact of climate change on flow composition using a model tailored to runoff components

[Summary]


21-3-2019

Internal/external (IGF PAN)


Wessel vd Sande

Hulscher (AD)

Roos

Ashton (external)


Modeling of long-term wave-dominated and sandy shoreface morphodynamics [Summary]


15-3-2019

External Woodshole Institute US


Daniel Poveda Agudelo


Hoekstra (AD)

Holmatov

The water footprint of gold production [Summary]


13-2-2019

Internal

Joost Thissen

Hulscher (AD)

Bomers

Berends

Yossef (Deltares)

de Jong (Deltares)


Automating surface water detection for rivers: the estimation of the geometry of river based on optical Earth observation sensors 

[Summary]

8-2-2019

External Deltares

Vincent de Heus

Augustijn (AD)

Pezij

Exploring the potential of high-resolution soil moisture indicators for decision-making in regional operatinal water management [Summary]


30-1-2019

Internal

Sam de Roover

Ranasinghe (AD)

Warmink

Dastgheib


Evalutation of uncertainty associated with projections


29-11-2018

External

William Wilbrink

Wijnberg (AD)

Damveld

Vand er Spek

Hendriks


Construction variants for the sandbar breakwater in a dynamic coastal area


11-1-2019

External

CDR International

Sean Roelofs

Wijnberg (AD)

Warmink

Zomer


Quantification and reduction of uncertainties in the piping assessment: a comparison of uncertainty reducing strategies


19-12-2018

External BZIM Deventer


Gerard van Leeuwe


Hulscher (AD)

Schielen

De Jong (Deltares)

Yousself (Deltares)


Approximating river bed level around river bifurcations if data is scarce. 

[Summary]


14-12-2018


External Deltares


Max Leummens

Wijnberg (AD)

Vermeulen

Van der Werf (Deltares)


Hydrodynamics and sand transport on the lower shoreface of the Ameland tidal inlet [Summary]


10-12-2018

External Deltares

David Barmentloo

Wijnberg (AD)

Van der Zanden

Wilmink (RWS)

Lodder (RWS)


Pre- and post-nourishment morphologic behaviour along the Dutch and Danish North Sea coast.

[Summary]

26-11-2018

External Rijkswaterstaat

Herm Jan aan het Rot

Kwadijk (AD)

Booij

Beckers (Deltares)


Typhoon flood risk: the “double punch” [Summary]


8-11-2018

External Deltares

Feite Harmannij


Augustijn (AD)

Vermeulen

Horstman


Hydrodynamics at a large river confluence of the Sam and Danube Rivers in Belgrade.


2-11-2018

Internal

Willeke van de Wardt

Ribberink (AD)

van der Zanden

van der Werf


Modelling cross-shore transport of graded sediments under waves


19-10-2018

External Deltares

Sjon van Dijk

Hoekstra (AD)

Wang

Citywide application of rainwater harvesting: an impact assessment for New York City 


17-10-2018

Internal

Yorick Fredrix

Hulscher (AD)

Exploring the use of surrogate models to recontruct historic discharges


1-10-2018

Internal

Mariëlle Rotteveel

Augustijn (AD)

Vermeulen


The impact of vegetation configurations on the hydraulic roughness

[Summary]


20-9-2018

Internal

Safiyyah Sanusi

Krol (AD)

Brugnach

Özerol


Water governance from a gender perspective: a review case of lake chad.


17-9-2018

Internal

Nika Daling

Booij (AD)

Rientjes

Xu (external)


The effect of precipitation data and parametrization estimation on peak flow simulation in the Jinhua river basin.


30-8-2018

Internal/external (Zhejiang Univeristy)


Rianne Boks

Augustijn (AD)

Krol

de Vries (external)

Application of SWMM to analyse the effect of sewage water treatment scenarios on water quality in Guwahati, India

[Summary]


29-8-2018

External Arcadis

Paul Bakker


Ranasinghe (AD)

Roos

Udo (Unesco-IHE)


Sea level rise driven coastline change, economic consequences and adaptation options in Sri Lanka 

[Summary]


19-7-2018

External UNESCO IHE

Martijn Krol

Krol (AD)

Warmink

Leskens (Nelen & Schuurmans)


The role of critical infrastructure interdependency in the occurrence of cascade failures following flood events



18-7-2018

External

Alex Rojals


Hulscher (AD)

Warmink

Mol (external)


Dune height predictions for dredging applications

[Summary]


12-7-2018


External DEME group


Niels van den Brink

Kwadijk (AD)

Booij

Uncertainties in the estimation of Meuse flood characteristics by the GRADE instrument


26-4-2018

Exernal Deltares

Alex Bos

Hoekstra (AD)

Chukalla


The blue water footprint and land footprint of water storage systems [Summary]


16-4-2018

Internal

Rick van Dongen


Roos (AD)

Vermeulen

Model assimilation of flow data processing



5-4-2018

Internal

Jeroen de Graaf

Augustijn (AD)

Harezlak


The mutual relation between vegetation and inundation characteristics in floodplains

[Summary]


8-3-2018

Internal

Ruben Herrebrugh

Hoekstra (AD)

Hogeboom


The blue and grey water footprint of industrial production and domestic water supply 

[Summary]


22-2-2018

Internal

Zoe Flogera

Augustijn (AD)

Brugnach

Vinke-de Kruijf


Knowledge co-production for climate change adaptation: a case study oft he transnational project WAVE

[Summary]


26-1-2018

Internal

Davey de Bruin

Hoekstra (AD)

Hogeboom


Developing water cops for the world's river basin (confidential) [Summary]

 



25-1-2018

Internal

Ratri Endah Putri

Hoekstra (AD)

Holmatov


The Water and Land Footprint of Bioplastics [Summary]

25-1-2018

Internal

Boyan Domhof

Hulscher (AD)

Warmink

Berends

Spruyt (extern)


Discharge and location dependency on calibrated main channel roughness [Summary]


23-1-2018

External

Marc Warmerdam

Roos (AD)

Willemsen

Cleveninga (external)

Gelijnse (external)


The effects of planimetric and altimetric changes on tidal amplification in coastal plain estuaries [Summary].


11-1-2018

External Arcadis

Henrike Maris

Hulscher (AD)

Borsje

Damveld

Modeling rhe two-way coupling between Lanic Conchilega and sand waves on the bottom of the North Sea


12-1-2018

Internal

Iris Verboven

Hulscher

Borsje

Melman

de Koning (Boskalis)


Regeneration of fidal sand waves after dredging 

Field data analysis, model simulations, and synthesis to engineering applications (Summary)


1-12-2017

External Boskalis 

Tessa Andringa

Hulscher (AD)

Roos

Reef


Modelling the impact of storm-induced barrier island breaching on the morphodynamic evolution and stability of multiple tidal inlet systems


1-12-2017

Internal

Jules Hazeleger

Roos (AD)

Vermeulen

De Jong (RHDHV)

Modelling hydraulics and sediment transport in river engineering: application to lowering of groynes, autonomous bed subsidence and bifurcation points


10-11-2017

External Royal Haskoning DHV Nijmegen

Jasper Bink

Wijnberg (AD)

Warmink

Zomer (BZIM)


Flood safety: what is an acceptable level of uncertainty in the safety assessment of piping

6-11-2017

External

Brian Stokvis

Hoekstra (AD)

Nouri


Water Footprint Assessment of the Upper Litani Basin, Lebanon

9-10-2017

Internal

Ilia Awakimjan

Hulscher (AD)

Berends

Fujisaki (external)

 

Generating physics-based 1D surrogate models from 2D model results  

29-9-2017

External Deltares

Rik Posthumus

Wijnberg (AD)

Vermeulen


Turbulence around scour holes in sharp bends

29-9-2017

Internal

Ingrid van den Brink 

Kwadijk(AD)

Booij

Spema Weiland (Deltares) 


Sensitivity of discharge characteristics to the spatial resolution of regional climate models [Summary]

26-9-2017

Internal

Stan van den Broek

Hulscher (AD)

Wijnberg

Silva

Roelvink


The effects of storm surges on dune systems near inlets

21-9-2017

Internal

Floor Maten

Hoekstra (AD)

Schyns

Drivers behind changing food dependency and associated water risk in the MENA-region between 1961 and 2011 [Summary]


19-9-2017

Internal

Kees van Ginkel

Hoekstra (AD)

Hogeboom

Urban water security dashboard: characterising and ranking cities


31-8-2017

Internal

Minfei He

Ribberink (AD)

Van der Zande

Van der Werf (Deltares)


Improving suspended sediment transport models for breaking wave conditions [Summary]

29-08-2017

Internal

Rafael Guerreiro Imada


Wijnberg (AD)

Brugnach

Identifying uncertainties in the context of Dutch coastal adaptation to climate change

 

28-08-2017

Internal

Ilja kamphuis

Hoekstra (AD)

Hogeboom


Water Sustainability of Dutch Investors (confidential) [Summary]

25-8-2017

Internal

Tim van den Broek

Wijnberg (AD)

Holzhauer

Van der Werf (Deltares)

de Vet (Deltares)


Understanding the effect of groynes on the hydrodynamics at the intertidal flats Baalhoek and Knuitershoek in the Western Scheldt [Summary]

24-8-2017

External Deltares

Fitsum Hailu

Hoekstra (AD)

Chukalla


Marginal economic value of water crop production [Summary]

15-08-2017

Internal

Aldorio Satriajaya

Hoekstra (AD)

Verburg


The water and land footprint of pets [Summary]

15-08-2017

Internal

Coen Steetzel

Augustijn (AD)

Borsje 

Vijverberg (Boskalis)


The behaviour of the sandy shores of the Marken Wadden [Summary]

20-07-2017

External (Boskalis)

Theo Schipper

Booij (AD)

Marhaento

The attribution of changes in streamflow to climate and land use change for 472 catchments in the United States and Australia

[Summary]


17-07-2017

Internal 

Bert Dekker

Hulscher (AD)

Wijnberg

Galiforni Silva


A statistical approach towards the response of dune systems to tidal inlet processes. [Summary]

14-07-2017

Internal

Daan Poppema

Hulscher (AD)

Borsje

Willemsen

De Vries (Deltares)


Design of artificial wetlands in the Marconi project. [Summary]

14-06-2017

External Deltares

Chris Pitzalis

Hulscher (AD)

Roos

Lipari (external)


Time-dependent linearized friction: a development on Lorentz' energy argument[Summary]

09-06-2017

Internal

Ellis Schrijen

Hulscher (AD)

Roos

Campmans


Modelling the influence of storm relased processes and their frequencies of occurrence on sand wave dynamics in the North Sea 

02-6-2017

Internal

Bas Krewinkel

Hulscher (AD)

Borsje

Damen

Straatsma (W+B)

Dusseljee (W+B)


Deflected sand wave migration due to severe wind events along the BBL-pipeline [Summary]

02-6-2017

External Witteveen+Bos 

Sander de Waard

Krol (AD)

Brugnach


Decision making under uncertainty in water management: setting an experimental agenda (confidential)

10-02-2017

Internal/external

Mike Lamers

Augustijn (AD)

Warmink

Vd Scheer

 

Analysing the morphological conse-quences of the preferred design of the Overijsselse Vecht using SOBEK 3 [Summary]

26-01-2017

External Waterschap Vechtstromen

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