MSC seminar

MSc Seminar

Approximately once a month, a seminar is organized in which MSc students of our group give presentations on their internships and final projects.




December 14, 2017






November 16, 2017






October 19, 2017






September 21, 2017






June 22, 2017






May 11, 2017






April 20, 2017






March 9, 2017

Arwyn Goos

A model for infrastructure projects with uncertainty in costs and revenues and the option to abandon the project during construction


Rico van Lingen

Adaptive testing with the SPRT for two non-standard IRT models

February 23, 2017

Anatoliy Babic

Game State Evaluation in Football


Maarten Otten

Stratified Breast Cancer Follow-Up Using a Continuous-state POMDP

January 26, 2016

Ayse Aslan

Robust Master Surgery Schedules


Eline Tsai

Modeling the inpatient psychiatry department at Victoria Hospital

December 15, 2016

Zuhra Wardiyah

Performance analysis of Production Authorization Card (PAC) system with card capacity of c


Corine Laan

A partially observable agent-intruder game

November 17, 2016

Marieke Dijkink

Appointment scheduling for blood donors in combination with walk-in donors


Jord Rood

Combining a Master in Applied Mathematics with a Dual Traineeship at the KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

October 20, 2016

Dana Cosman

Prediction of lead time


Zuhra Wardiyah

Driving Risk Score: Improved Model

September 22, 2016

Dana Cosman

A multi-criteria decision making model for outsourcing projects in SCRUM methodology


Hiska Boelema

Optimisation of the night transmission Artip2C

June 30, 2016

Maarten Otten

A POMDP Approach to Personalize Follow-Up by Breast Cancer


Mike Visser

The Value of Twitter Mentions for the November Campaign

April 21, 2016

Shokoufeh Mardani

Compute-and-forward on the Multiple-access Channel with Distributed CSIT


Berksan Serbetci

On Optimal Geographical Caching in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks

March 24, 2016

Marieke Dijkink

Paired pulse TMS and corticocortical inhibition and facilitation


Hamed Ghasemieh

Approximate Analysis of Hybrid Petri Nets with Probabilistic Timed Transitions

February 25, 2016

Lieke Hölscher

Optimizing Scheduling for Outpatient Clinics: A combination of developing a generic tool and immediate application


Mike Visser

Urban Crime Perception through Airbnb Reviews

December 10, 2015

Wouter Lardinois and Eloy Stoppels

Comparing models for offering interpreters


Richard Boucherie

Bridging the gap between theory and practice in healthcare logistics

October 29, 2015

Sem Riemens

Rico van Lingen

Earthquakes in the Groningen gas field - a statistical analysis


Nelly Litvak

The power of two choice

September 24, 2015

Jieying JIAO

Waste reduction in grocery stores using dynamic pricing

June 22, 2015

Sirio Legramanti

Privacy for GPS tracks sharing


Edwin Booltink

Planning of appointments at the SWC in Den Bosch

May 28, 2015

Stefan Veurink

Optimal bidding in Google Shopping


Imke Gerritsma

Next Generation Sequencing in the UMC Groningen

April 30, 2015

Lianne ter Heegde

Dynamic pricing in changing markets


Dorien Meijer-Cluwen

Dynamic Room Allocation

March 26, 2015

Yvonne Prins

Improving the PowerMatcher through bidding strategies


Jelle Neeft

Donor Scheduling at Sanquin Blood Supply

February 26, 2015

Imke Gerritsma

Next Generation Sequencing in the UMC Groningen


Dick van Huizen

Simulating the flow through the Dutch gas transmission network

January 22, 2015

Inge Tensen

Stochastic dial-a-ride problem


Petra Matel

Optimizing the arrival process of patients in a plaster room

December 18, 2014

Yvonne Prins

Traffic control systems optimization in OmniTRANS


Dick van Huizen

Identifying severe transport situations in a gas transmission network

October 23, 2014

Inge Tensen

Two class optimal pricing - A joint optimization of prices and ticket reservation


Matthijs Tijink
Gabi Maduro

Searching for Objects in Graphs

September 25, 2014

Anne Buijsrogge

Optimization of the BUbiNG web crawler


Lianne ter Heegde

Temperature corrected power analysis and alarm settings for switches in POSS

June 19, 2014

Xinwei Bai

The invariant measure of random walks in the positive orthant


Sander Kremers

Modelling real-world contract negotiations

May 22, 2014

Clara Stegehuis

Predicting long term impact of recent publications


Anne Buijsrogge

User equilibria for two queues with partial information

April 24, 2014

Nicole Havinga

Model development for supporting advanced risk-based approaches in air traffic management


Corine Laan

The offload zone as a solution to the offload delay of the emergency medical services

March 20, 2014

Xinwei Bai

Spatial caching of multiple files

Stefan Veurinks

Traditional media influences on online herding behavior

February 20, 2014

Bram Leenders

Size of very large Euclidean minimal spanning trees with power weighted edges

Simon de Vries

Virus spreading behaviour at the epidemic threshold in the SIS-

January 30, 2014

Clara Stegehuis

Reserved slots on the radiology department


Sander Kremers

Holiday Scheduling for Cabin Attendants at KLM

November 28, 2013

Maartje van de Vrugt

Assigning treatment rooms at the emergency department


Pim van der Hoorn

Why physicists don’t see negative degree-degree correlations in heavy-tailed directed networks

October 3, 2013

Astrid Stallmeyer

Analyzing patient flow from the Emergency Department to the MAU and beyond


Nicole Havinga

Statistical methods for occurrence data analysis

June 20, 2013

Ingeborg Bikker
Marijn ten Thij

Reducing access times for radiotherapy
Trend detection in Social Media

April 25, 2013

Marjan van der Velde Siebe Brinkhof

Analyzing the solution of a Linear Program

Asset Wide Optimization of Shell's Liquified Natural Gas production chain

February 14,2013

Ingeborg Bikker

Marijn ten Thij

Prescribed burning: where do we apply it in a multi-valued landscape?
Modeling and predicting page-view dynamics on a collaborative platform

November 27, 2012

Mihaela Mitici

Niek Baër

A Quality of Service Query Assignment Strategy for Wireless Sensor Networks

The Ph/Ph/1 multi-threshold queue

October 18, 2012

Siebe Brinkhof

Energy minimization in wireless ad-hoc networks


Marjan van der Velde

Routing protocols in vehicular networks

September 6, 2012

Inge Masselink

Impact on passenger flows at closures


Anne Buijsrogge, Anton Dijkstra, Luuk Frankena, Inge Tensen

Bachelor Project: Advertising in Google Search. Deriving a bidding strategy in the biggest auction on earth

March 8, 2012

Inge Masselink

Software Cost Estimation models

Sjoerd van Willigen

Train Driving Behavior

February 2, 2012

Tom van der Mijden

Interdiction in queueing networks

Siebe Brinkhof

Solar Team Twente

December 1, 2011

Marijke Scheppink

Reducing the waiting times for the implantation of an intrathecal baclofen pump by children

Daniël Reijsbergen

Model checking using rare event simulation

October 6, 2011

Erik van Ommeren

Decomposition of stochastic Petri-nets


Mik Schous and Astrid Stallmeijer

Verdelen van de beschikbare tijd in het operatiekamercomplex

June 9, 2011

Maartje v.d. Vrugt

Reservation in a queueing model


Christian Burger

Nurse staffing flexibility

April 24, 2011

Richard Boucherie

Hoe zwermen zwermen

March 31, 2011

Saskia Ton

Static user equilibrium, a search for an optimal algorithm

March 3, 2011

Erik van Ommeren

Investigating methods to estimate the soil profile from borehole data

February 3, 2011

Nelly Litvak

Cat-and-mouse Markov chain

December 2, 2010

Maartje van de Vrugt

Model Based Control, Automatisch aanpassen van parameters voor rioolwaterzuivering

Niek Baër

Patient Flow Analysis in Pain Rehabilitation - A Case Study at Rehabilitation Centre 'Het Roessingh'

October 14, 2010

Inge Masselink en Tom van der Mijden

Preparation of chemotherapy drugs: planning policy for reduced waiting times

September 17, 2010

Saskia Ton

Static equilibrium

Alje van den Bosch

Fair Ramp Metering: An investigation of a collective ramp metering strategy to avoid unfair penalizing of short distance trips