Thesis presentation Andrea Aragone 29 October 10:45

Migrated Space Contrasts Andrea Aragone Mentor team:  Egbert Stolk, Birgit Hausleitner “Migrated Space Contrasts” focuses on the relations between social groups and their everyday life in the public space, understanding the socio-spatial potentials of the public realm through the influential processes that occur between the different communities in the Matonge …

Updates of mentor-profiles!

Please have a look at the mentor-profiles, as they include possible thesis-topics! Recently updated: Paul Stouten (1 September) Arie Romein (9 September) Birgit Hausleitner (1 September) Maurice Harteveld (9 September) including a slide presentation of work done with students

Recent graduates Urban Fabrics!

In the last two weeks Ekatarina Andrusenko, Lisanne Caspers, Morva Farrokhseresht, Martina Karner, Maria Kritsioudi, Eva Nicolai, Wenwen Sun and Dries Zimmermann successfully completed and presented their MSc-thesis! Congratulations! The reports can be found here.

PhD Defence Marjolein Pijpers-van Esch

Designing the Urban Microclimate On July 7th Marjolein Pijpers – van Esch successfully defended her PhD thesis! A framework for a design-decision support tool for the dissemination of knowledge on the urban microclimate to the urban design process The urban microclimate has a significant impact on people’s physical health. Effects …

Thesis presentation Eva Nicolai 23 June 16:45

Sport in Public Space.  A reclaimed position for sport- and activity structures in the immediate living environment. A design study for Alkmaar West. Eva Nicolai Mentor team:  Maurice Harteveld, Akkelies van Nes Nowadays various Dutch cities have a very programmatic arrangement in which sport and activity structures often are situated at …

Thesis presentation Morva Farrokhseresht 29 June 9:15

Towards the Empowerment of the Deprived. Urban transformation by socio-economic empowerment in Rotterdam South neighborhoods. Morva Farrokhseresht Mentor team:  Birgit Hausleitner, Qu Lei This thesis is aiming for proposing spatio-functional interventions, which facilitate the promotion of the socio-economic status of the deprived neighborhoods of Rotterdam South. Do you like to join …