Completed MSc Thesis

Here follows a list of recently completed MSc Thesis from the group Steel and Composite Structures

2017
2016
2015
2014

Ana Ghionoiu
Feasibility study on a steel structure strengthened with FRP for offshore application

Felix de Meijer
Verkeersbelastingen op bruggen

Itza Perez Gomez
Dynamic behaviour of FRP in large hydraulic structures

Laura Hellebrandt
Structural reliability of bridges with Monte Carlo simulation, including traffic data

Joris Moen
Use of FRP in Bascule Bridge Rehabilitation

Marcel Buur
Het toepassen van externe dampers voor langzaam verkeersbruggen met grote overspanningen

Janne Constandse
Pipe-pipe collision testing

Yang Chen
Numerical analysis of welded connections in high strength steel

Wouter Hoeksema
Innovative solution for seafastening offshore wiund turbine transition pieces during transport

2013

Peter Condor
Laser stake welded sandwich steel decks for highway bridges

Jan De Boeck
Tensegrity bridges

Olympia Korakidou
Improvement of the fatigue assessment methodology of tubular joints in application to stinger structure

Anijs, M.A.
Low Cycle Corrosion Fatigue in the North Sea Environment

Gradeci, K.
Upgrading old movable bridges with FRP deck application. The case study of Wilhelminabrug

Tom Smit
Netwerk-spoorboogbrug

2012

H. van der Lint (Harmen)
Most cost effective connection between arches Blalobridge

S.H.J. van Es (Sjors)
Effect of TIG-dressing on fatigue strength and weld toe geometry of butt welded connections in high strength steel 

E. Gogou (Eleni)
The influence of high/very high strength steel on the development of bridge design

W. Wisman (Wouter)
Force development and deformation of a double curved pedestrian bridge

M. Chlosta (Mathis)
Feasibility study on fiber reinforced polymer cylindrical truss bridges for heavy traffic

B.M.I. van Kortenhof (Britte)
Ontwerp gekromde deur – Nieuwe zeesluis IJmuiden

J. Xu (Jianping)
Optimal design of a module structure with sheeting

N.J. Narain (Naveen)
Mechanical behaviour of bearings of the Van Brienenoord Bridge

T. Kuin (Tino)
Analysis of load transfer in grouted connections of OWEC foundations

A. Akyel (Abdulkadir)
Fracture mechanics assessment based on BS7910

Zdenka Prochazkova
A pedestrian bridge made from recycled plastic material

2011

V. Bos (Vincent)
Traffic induced bearing loads and movements of a steel plate girder bridge

R. Wiersum (Rinse)
Brandwerendheid van slanke stalen plaatliggers in industriehallen

M.J.M. van der Burg ( Mark)
Plate buckling in design codes – The difference between NEN 6771 and NEN-EN 1993-1-5

N.M. Rodriguez Erna (Nadia)
Safeguarding structural integrity of a jacket by optimising preparatory subsea jacket leg severance – A case study for Brent Alpha

B. Siegler (Balázs)
Fatigue design of FPSO topside details

F. van Gerven (Frank)
Optimizing the design of a steel substructure for offshore wind turbines in deeper waters

Z. Luo (Zhan)
Fatigue analysis of offshore crane foundation

O. Hillers (Ottar)
Automatic buckling checks on stiffened panels based on finite element results

A.van Ham (Alex)
Interaction between plate and column buckling

R. van der Valk (Rick)
Development of an accessory compatible S-lay system

Jingyi Liao
Fatigue damage in the orthotropic steel deck with respect to the trough-to-deck plate joint in between the crossbeams

2010

L. Zhao (Liang)
Evaluation of stress concentration factors (SCF) in multiplanar tubular joints

I. Rodewijk (Ilse)
Gripping stress in lined pipe

M. Crisbasanu (Mircea)
The effect of discerte reinforcement on the load-bearing behavior of a spindle-shaped Tensairity beam

J.G. Verweij (Gert-Jan)
Cellular beam-columns in portal frame structures

H.R. Luijendijk (Huib)
Analyses of reeling Pipe-In-Pipe

A. Bechtel (Anne)
Influence of the shear key geometry to the fatigue design of hybrid connections of offshore wind energy converters

P. van Pol (Paul)
Effect of cope holes in the crossbeam of orthotropic steel bridge decks

2009

A. Limhore (Abhijeet)
Investigation of unguyed gantry systems

F. Kizilarslan (Fatih)
Fatigue behavior of very high strength cast steel to rolled steel welded connections

R.P. Veerman
Stability design for frame type structures

L. Liu
Effectiveness of ultrasonic impact treatment on improving fatigue behavior of steel welded joints

A. Otten (Adriaan)
Proposal for modified fatigue load model based on EN 1991-2

2008

H. Bouras (Harris)
Lateral-torsional buckling of coped beams with fin-plates as end support connection

K.J.A. van Doremaele
Influence of misalignment on the fatigue life of welded connections

L. van der Steen (Luke)
Amsterdamse Brug

2007

D. Goolen (David)
Self-Anchored suspension bridges

J. Sakkiettibutra (Jens)
Calibration of a residual stress determination

A.G. Boeters (Ton)
Concrete overlay of movable steel orthotropic bridges – The repair method for movable steel bridges

A.van Breugel (André)
Lasergelaste I-core panelen in de utiliteitsbouw

N. Zuo (Ningning)
Vortex-shedding induced fatigue (VIF) design guidelines of circular steel members (CCSM)

A.Steenbrink (Arjen)
Design of a cable-stayed railway bridge

H. Koop (Hendri)
WSG-type modular expansion joints – A study into the structural behavior of modular expansion joints of Sollinger Hütte

2006

L. Hu (Lin)
Influence of material plasticity and geometries on stress intensity factors

E.J.E. Göttgens (Eric)
Design of an integral bridge by FE modelling

D. Leliveld (Dennis)
Haalbaarheidsonderzoek vervanging verslechterde houten brugdekken doormiddel van VVK brugdekken

H. Stam (Henk)
Laser welded steel bridge decks

R. Gerbranda (Remko)
Damping of vibrations in slender tubes of arch bridges

J.M.G. Huijbregts (Jaap)
Stadium structures made of steel

2005

P. Salemink (Pieter)
Office tower “Hybride” & seismic behavior

C.J. Vader
Alternatief ontwerp van een boogbrug

K. Fountopoulos (Konstantinos)
Design of a high-rise composite steel/concrete office building, evaluation& comparison with other structural systems

R.J.M. Pijpers (Richard)
Modular expansion joints

P.B. de Ruiter (Bas).
Stabiliteit van de boog in stalen boogbruggen

2004

A.Gellecum (Alexander)
Remming- en geleidewerken in vezelversterkte kunststof

T.K.L. Do (Lan)
Netwerk en radiaal convergerend hangersysteem

J.W. van Gemerden (Hans)
Ontwerpaspecten bij het toepassen van hoge sterkte staal in constructies

H.G. de Hoop (Huigert)
Girders with trapezoidally corrugated webs

A.G. Toma
FE analysis of flange induced buckling

B.J. Mathot (Bas)
Concept design of a steel substructure for an offshore gas platform

2003

M. Oomen (Martijn)
Torsie en distorsie bij kokerliggerbruggen

2002

F.L. Klein (Erik)
Ontwerp voor een sluisdeur in vezelversterkte kunststof

J. Schopman (Janneke)
Living Bridges – A building solution from the past for the future

R.R. van de Weert (Roland)
The influence of identations on the behaviour of trapezoidal steel sheeting

R.Noort (Roald)
Optimalisatie Lodon Eye

E.S. Focke (Eelke)
A theoretical model of straightening without an aligner during the reeling installation process

W.M. Visser (Wouter)
De stalen Sleurtunnel

H.F. de Boer (Frans)
Heavy integrated topsides installation on DDCV substructures in swell dominated areas

H. de Waart (Huig)
Ontwerp liggers van de magneetzweefbaan

2001

W.P.J. Langedijk (Walter)
Invloed kabelconfiguratie op ontwerp tuibrug

M.C. Ku (Ming-Chen)
Comparison of FPSO process module structure design

T.A. de Vries
Influence of column base stiffness on temperature calculation of roller coasters

M. van Heesch (Maurice)
Toepassingsgebied voor Bi-Steel

M. de Zwart (Michael)
Kantoortoren over de Utrechtsebaan te Den Haag

J. Maljaars (Johan)
Lateral-torsional buckling of coped girders

2000

B.J.W. Wensveen (Bart-Jan)
Toepassing van LP-platen in de bruggenbouw

C.P. Berkhout (Kees)
Numerical SCF-analysis of collar and doubler plate joints

K. de Brabander (Krijn)
Knooppunt Velsertraverse – Het ontwerp van een staal-betonbrug

H.J. Meek
Cost-effective development of marginal fields in shallow water

B. van de Kaa (Bram)
The use of pultruded plastics in structures

C.L. Nieuwenhuis
RHS multi-planar joints in offshore topsides

P. Haasnoot
Ontwerpalternatieven voor de sluisdeur in hout

M.G. Otten (Martin)
Invloed hangerconfiguratie op ontwerp boogbrug

R.C. Baan
Buckling behaviour of suction installed anchor piles

M.I. Leenarts (Marie-Isabelle), T. Pijpaert (Tanja)
Limits of a spar buoy structure

G.A.O.P. de Groen
Ontwerp van een met de SFP-methode geïnstalleerd platform

A.T.G. Maijenburg (Arjan)
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