Finished

2019

Access/egress facilities at railway stations: An exploratory study on the future development of railway station areasTransport Modelling

Prof dr ir Bart van Arem

Sangho Lee:
Estimating Mutual Effects of Interaction Between an Automated Vehicle and Bicycle Traffic Using PreScan-Vissim Integrated C0-Simulation Model
Graduation: 28-01-2019
Committee: G. Correia, R. Happee, T. Benz

Joost van Wien:
An assessment of the willingness to choose a self-driving bus for an urban trip: A public transport user’s perspective
Graduation: 24-01-2019
Committee: O. Cats, E.J. Molin, K. Winter, P. Morsink

Traffic Flow Theory and Traffic Management

Prof dr ir Serge Hoogendoorn 

Sven Boor:
Impacts of 4th generation bike-sharing: Case study city of Delft
Graduation: 13-05-2019
Committee: N. van Oort, W. Veeneman, R. Haverman 

Nigel Birch:
Evolution of public transit networks in polycentric urban regions
Graduation: 06-05-2019
Committee: O. Cats, M. Warnier, B. Donners 

Arjan de Ruijter:
Effect of behavioral and service attributes and distribution of demand on ride-sharing efficiency and level of service
Graduation: 09-05-2019
Committee: O. Cats, J. Alonso Mora

Kristel van Bronsvoort:
Exploring alternative public transport in rural areas: What are the preferences of bus users in rural areas of the Netherlands for a demand responsive transport service and a multimodal alternative that combines express bus and bike-sharing?
Graduation: 01-04-2019
Committee: N. van Oort, E. Molin, M. Alonso Gonzalez

Anna Cristofili:
Traffic Control Algorithm for Mixed Levels of Automation in an Urban Environment
Graduation: 22-02-2019
Committee: V.L. Knoop, M. Spaan, B. de Schokker

Bas Stam:
Access/egress facilities at railway stations: An exploratory study on the future development of railway station areas
Graduation: 13-03-2019
Committee: N. van Oort, H. van Strijp-Harms, S. van der Spek

Elise Zuurbier:
Understanding pedestrians' perception of crowdedness at mass events
Graduation: 28-02-2019
Committee: J.A. Annema, D.C. Duives, Y. Yuan

Traffic Simulation and Computing

Prof dr ir Hans van Lint

Mark Sloot:
Modelling traffic in the Randstad using a dynamic zone model based on the Network Fundamental Diagram
Graduation: 01-04-2019
Committee: V.L. Knoop, K. Yuan, A. Verbraeck

Railway Traffic Operations & Management

Prof dr Rob Goverde

Sander Willer:
Tram-train: when is it a suitable mode?: Development of a model to determine applicability of tram-train
Graduation: 24-01-2019
Committee: N. van Oort, A. Nunez Vicencio, B. Godziejewski

Traffic Safety

Prof dr Marjan Hagenzieker

  

Freight Transport & Logistics

Prof dr ir Lori Tavasszy

  

Other T&P

Niels van Gurp:
Signal Group-based Look-ahead Traffic Signal Control
Graduation: 31-01-2019
Committee: A. Hegyi, B. de Schutter, A.M. Salomons, L. Krol

2018

Transport Modelling

Prof dr ir Bart van Arem

Yorick van Amstel:
Urban parcel delivery using lockers
Graduation: 12-03-2018
Committee: B. Wiegmans, J.H.R. van Duin, L. Tuinhout 

Shubham Bhusari:
A methodology for the assessment of Operational Design Domain of Lane Keeping Assistance system equipped vehicles: The case of Tesla Model S
Graduation: 25-10-2018
Committee: H. Farah, R. Happee, P. Morsink

Marieke van Dijk:
Tsunami resiliency of transport systems: The development and application of a tsunami resiliency assessment method
Graduation: 27-08-2018
Committee: A. Pel, J.A. Annema, J. Brickers

Aiko Dokter:
Active platoon formation in congestion with dynamic dedicated lane sections (DDLSs)
Graduation: 17-09-2018
Committee: M. Wang, H. Taale, R. Happee

Gerben Dorenbos:
Car-Sharing in Activity-Based Modelling: A case study in Rotterdam
Graduation: 26-03-2018
Committee: E. de Romph, M. Snelder, S. van Cranenburgh, B. Kochan 

Paco Hamers:
Assessment of truck platooning controller in weaving areas using microsimulation
Graduation: 25-09-2018
Committee: M. Wang, S.C. Calvert, G. Klunder

Martijn Hollestelle:
Automated Driving: Driving Urban Development?: An integrated modelling and research-by-design approach on the spatial impacts of automated driving
Graduation: 21-03-2018
Committee: E. Stolk, G. Correia, D. Milakis

Roy van Kuijk:
Adding new modes to existing transport demand gravity models: Methodology for adding disaggregate discrete choice parameters to an aggregate gravity model
Graduation: 03-07-2018
Committee: R. van Nes, S. van Cranenburgh, L.J.N. Brederode

Martijn Legene:
Transportation and spatial impact of automated driving in urban areas: An application to the Greater Copenhagen Area
Graduation: 27-06-2018
Committee: G. Homem de Almeida Correia, W. Auping, P. van Koningsbruggen, H.E. Mein

Xiaolin Lu:
Infrastructure Requirements for Automated Driving
Graduation: 19-09-2018
Committee: H. Farah, M. Snelder, J.A. Annema, B. Madadi

Robert Mohring:
Sustainable Design of Transport Systems: A Transport Design Strategy in response to the Great East Japan Earthquake considering the trends of Shrinking Cities and the Aging Society
Graduation: 01-10-2018
Committee: A. Pel, F. Hooimeijer

Anne van der Veen:
Applying Fairness to Planning Practice: Operationalising Equitable Transport Planning for the City of Rotterdam
Graduation: 15-01-2018
Committee: C. Homem de Almeido Correia, J.A. Annema, J. Boelhouwers

Guy Versluys:
Generic Choice Model for Automated Parcel Delivery
Graduation: 01-10-2018
Committee: E.J.E. Molin, A.J. van Binsbergen, A. Bakker, J. Veenis

Max Wiercx:
The operations of zero-emission bus transport: How different charging methods and mechanisms at bus stations affect the level of service of public bus transport
Graduation: 16-04-2018
Committee: N. van Oort, W. Veeneman, R. Huisman

Traffic Flow Theory and Traffic Management

Prof dr ir Serge Hoogendoorn

Yasmine Bal:
Consumer mobility as a result of e-commerce
Graduation: 22-10-2018
Committee: R. van Nes, M. Kroesen, S. Hoogendoorn-Lanser, M. de Haas

Dorus Brouwer:
Flow Capacity of Bottlenecks in a Cycle Storage
Graduation: 07-11-2018
Committee: V.L. Knoop, M. Duinkerken, R. Schakenbos

Quentin Dumont-Freixo:
Pedestrians and bicyclists' collision avoidance behaviour in shared spaces
Graduation: 12-04-2018
Committee: W. Daamen, K. Maat

Bob Leutscher
Methodology for crowd management measures

Graduation: 13-02-2018
Committee: W. Daamen, J.A. Annema, S.M. van der Kleij

Aishah Mahyarni Imran
Combination of speed adjustment and holding control strategy for a regularity-based transit operation
Graduation: 29-10-2018
Committee: N. van Oort, O. Cats, J.A. Annema, P. van der Pot

Michiel van Marsbergen:
Estimating the capacity of a stabling yard with the implementation of 100% servicing
Graduation: 06-07-2018
Committee: R. Goverde, J.A. Annema

Lotte Rijsman:
Bicycle cathment areas for tram stops
Graduation: 01-11-2018
Committee: N. van Oort, E. Molin, T. Teijl

Traffic Simulation and Computing

Prof dr ir Hans van Lint

Alex Vermeulen:
Growth of Metropolitan Public Transport Networks
Graduation: 27-08-2018
Committee: O. Cats, M. Warnier

Railway Traffic Operations & Management

Prof dr Rob Goverde

Maarten Giltaij:
Optimizing long-term planning of railway maintenance using Stochastic Programming
Graduation: 24-10-2018
Committee: N. Besinovic, V. Markine, J.A. Annema, R. Langelaar

Traffic Safety

Prof dr Marjan Hagenzieker

Jeroen Hoogvliet:
Traffic Safety around Major Forks: A driving simulator study that compares different configurations with the use of surrogate safety measures
Graduation: 14-06-2018
Committee: H. Farah, J.A. Verspuij, O. Stroosma, J. Vos

Freight Transport & Logistics

Prof dr ir Lori Tavasszy

Daan Bank
Identifying and improving factors causing peak energy consumption of reefers at container terminals

Graduation: 12-02-2018
Committee: R. van Duin, V. Scholten, H. Geerlings, P.H. Vloemans

Jenneke Evers
Title will follow
Graduation: 12-02-2018
Committee: R. van Duin, D. Schott

Julie de Bruijn
Title will follow
Graduation: 22-01-2018
Committee: Y. Maknoon, Y. Pang

Maurtis Rouppe van der Voort
Title will follow
Graduation: 18-01-2018
Committee: B. Wiegmans, P. Fahim

Other T&P

Alwin Hillebrink:
Optimal traffic light control: performance evaluation applying a general evaluation methodology
Graduation: 22-10-2018
Committee: A. Czechowski, B. de Schutter, A. Dabiri, M. Lu

In collaboration with other faculties

Frank Aanhane:
Price strategies and its impacts from intermediators in private parking spaces
Graduation:
Committee:

Joke Blom
Optimizing the track and traceability of packaging materials
Graduation: 22-01-2018
Committee: J. Vleugel, H. Veeke, D. Schott, W. Baalman, E. Kogeler

Elise Gelder
Analysis of the performance of the order picking process in an e-fulfilment centre: seasonal influences on regular versus peak periods
Graduation: 23-04-2018
Committee: A. Verbraeck, M. Duinkerken, B. Wiegmans

Evangelos Giannoulakis
Optimizing Packaging Availability for Reverse Logistics
Graduation: 10-12-2018
Committee: J. Vleugel, W. Beelaerts van Blokland, R. Negenborn

Nicolas Guillaume
Finding the viability of using an automated guided vehicle taxiing system for aircraft
Graduation: 13-04-2018
Committee: B. Lopes dos Santos, G. Homem de Almeida Correia

Thomas van der Heijden:
HEINEKEN Flexbrewery: Analysis of the impact of small batches on the supply chain and simulation of different replenishment strategies
Graduation: 22-10-2018
Committee: R. Negenborn, W. Beelaerts van Blokland, J. Vleugel, R. Tummers

Juliette Krantz:
Mobility-as-a-Service from a health perspective: Exploratory research into the potential health impacts of MaaS
Graduation: 30-08-2018
Committee: B. van Wee, J.A. Annema, N. van Oort

Rizqa Luftfiana Khairu Nisa:
Scrutinizing Consumer-Citizen Duality Towards Safety and Travel Time Trade-Offs: A Case Study of On-Demand Motorbike Taxi in Jakarta
Graduation: 24-09-2018
Committee: C. Chorus, N. Mouter, N. van Oort

Hadassa Stevens
Towards an adequate methodology for GHG emissions accounting in logistics
Graduation: 01-10-2018
Committee: B. van Wee, J. Vleugel, J.A. Annema

Rutger van Ouwerkerk:
Applying Physical Internet characteristics to environmental network optimisation in the parcel delivery industry: A case study at PostNL
Graduation: 12-09-2018
Committee: R. Negenborn, M. Duinkerken, J. Vleugel, G. Dermawidjojo

2017

Transport Modelling

Prof dr ir Bart van Arem

Srikumaar Ganesan:
Spatial impacts of automated driving; A quantitative scenario analysis
Graduation: 28-04-2017

Bram Bazuin:
Influencing Speed Behaviour at Highway Work Zones Using In-car Speed Limits and Warnings
Graduation: 08-05-2017

Marissa Dekker:
Riding a self-driving bus to work: Investigating how travellers perceive ADS-DVs on the last mile
Graduation: 15-05-2017

Johannes Dijkstra :
De integratie van openbaar vervoer en doelgroepenvervoer in landelijke gebieden in Nederland
Graduation: 17-01-2017

Stefan Glück:
Determination of headways and vehicle capacities in public transport networks using a dynamic assignment model
Graduation: 22-08-2017

Daniëlle van Grieken:
Reliability Assessment of the Accessibility of Multimodal Transport Networks

Graduation: 31-10-2017

Jesper Haverkamp:
Demand Responsive Rail Transport: Applicability of demand responsive rail transport as a substitute for scheduled heavy rail: a model for relating operational performance of rail DRT to infrastructure capacity
Graduation: 21-02-2017

Noorhan Helmy:
An Intelligent Traffic Flow Progression Model for Predictive Control Applications

Graduation: 11-12-2017

Daphne van den Hurk:
An empirical study into the effects of private automated vehicles on drivers' parking location choice: An application to the city of The Hague
Graduation: 18-05-2017

Mischa Ingeveld:
Usage intention of automated vehicles amongst elderly in the Netherlands
Graduation:

Bart Leistra:
Identification and cause isolation of Dutch rail dispatching system failure notifications
Graduation: 19-01-2017

Erwin de Looff:
Value of time of level 4/5 private automated vehicles
Graduation: 01-06-2017

Sander van Maarseveen:
Impacts of Truck Platooning at Motorway On-ramps: Analysis of traffic performance and safety effects of different platooning strategies and platoon configurations using microscopic simulation

Graduation:12-12-2017

Renee Pronk:
Establishing a relationship between travel time – and demand changes in Public Transport
Graduation: 26-10-2017

Marieke Sulkers:
Public transport nodes at airports: A method to clarify the challenges of public transport nodes at airports

Graduation: 12-10-2017

Traffic Flow Theory and Traffic Management

Prof dr ir Serge Hoogendoorn

Jacqueline van Arkel:
A Theoretical Framework for Forecasting Vessel Movements within a Port
Graduation: 25-08-2017

Erik Broekman:
Implementation and Calibration of Traffic Behaviour Models Around Ramps on Dutch Motorways
Graduation: 17-03-2017
Committee: H. Farah, A.S. van Beinum, R. Happee

Anne Durand:
Managing disruptions in public transport from the passenger perspective
Graduation: 16-02-2017
Committeemembers: N. van Oort, J.A. Annema, S. van IJperen

Ignasi Echaniz Soldevila:
Car-following Model using Machine Learning techniques
Graduation: 12-10-2017

Ruth Hiddink:
Evaluation of urban transport policy
Graduation: 13-02-2017
Committeemembers: A. Pel, J.A. Annema, K. Adams

Liza Hodenius:
Unbundling of traffic flows
Graduation: 27-03-2017
Committeemembers: R. van Nes, J.A. Annema, H. Taale

Steef Janssens:
Empirical analysis of Service Locations at NedTrain
Graduation: 10-02-2017
Committeemembers: R.M.P. Goverde, H.P.M. Veeke, B. Huisman

Patrick Looij:
Adjusting train routing in case of planned infrastructure maintenance

Graduation: 18-09-2017

Victor Mensink:
Crowd management in train and metro stations: Proposing a framework to select and assess effective crowd management measures
Graduation: 23-06-2017

Ilse Oude Vrielink:
Assessing Traffic safety of Dutch Weaving Sections: A Validation of the Surrogate Safety Assessment Model combined with VISSIM
Graduation: 07-06-2017

Tjeerd Oudkerk:
Process Analysis for Infrastructure Mutations and the Impact on Rolling Stock Deployment at the Dutch Railway Network

Graduation: 25-09-2017

Daniel Reijnen:
The contribution to 3kV traction power supply system on railway capacity in the Netherlands
Graduation: 06-11-2017

Marit Reinders:
Increasing speed limit compliance in motorway work zones: A human system integration approach

Graduation: 21-12-2017

Max van Rest:
A decentralized traffic control strategy for various levels of vehicle technology in an urban network
Graduation: 04-12-2017

Rob Richelle:
Robustness by unbundling in large stations
Graduation:

Luuk Rozema:
Behavioural classification of passengers in an airport terminal
Graduation: 25-01-2017
Committeemembers: W. Daamen, B.G.H. Gorte, R.J.F. Grosmann

Wouter Schijns:
Measuring and Estimating the Performance of an Urban Traffic Network, applied on the Hague
Graduation: 23-06-2017

Sanmay Shelat:
Developing an Integrated Pedestrian Behaviour Model for Office Buildings

Graduation: 29-11-2017

Martijn Sparnaaij:
How to calibrate a pedestrian simulation model: An investigation into how the choices of scenarios and metrics influence the calibration

Graduation: 04-09-2017

Rutger Verschelling:
Traffic management at large-scale events: Design and evaluation of a controller providing route and departure time advice to individual visitors

Graduation: 11-10-2017

Ellen van der Werff:
Assessing holding control strategies for high-frequency bus lines
Graduation: 20-06-2017

Traffic Simulation and Computing

Prof dr ir Hans van Lint

Karen van Vianen:
Automatic Incident Detection with Floating Car Data
Graduation: 17-10-2017

Traffic Safety

Prof dr Marjan Hagenzieker

Afroditi Bosdikou:
Safety analysis in weaving areas using surrogate safety measures (SSM) created by a calibrated with empirical data microscopic simulation tool
Graduation: 21-11-2017

Paolo Rodriguez
Safety of Pedestrians and Cyclists when Interacting with Automated Vehicles: A case study of the WEpods
Graduation: 30-05-2017

Ana Rodriquez Palmeiro:
Interaction between pedestrians and Wizard of Oz automated vehicles

Graduation: 22-06-2017

Freight Transport & Logistics

Prof dr ir Lori Tavasszy

Jelmer Brandt:
Order pairing strategies for the Petrol Station Replenishment Problem
Graduation: 14-07-2017

Fokke de Groot:
Co-innovation of Small-Scale City Logistics Facilities
Graduation:22-05-2017 

Iris Mastenbroek:
Redesigning the infrastructure and process of debriefing parcels
Graduation: 15-05-2017

Jos van Beuningen:
FLOWER E-POWER; How to design a profitable logistical supply chain for distributing fresh flowers in urban areas, while optimizing the societal values Entrepreneurship, Environment, Education and Emotion?
Graduation: 27-03-2017

Evan Clearesta:
Multimodal Freight Transport Network Design and Optimization Using Bilevel Optimization Model: Case Study: Indonesia
Graduation: 20-02-2017

Wilco van Roekel:
Improving international logistics performance measurement
Graduation: 20-03-2017

In collaboration with other faculties

Kingsley Adjenughwure:
The Monetary Value of a Pleasant and Productive Train Trip: Developing an experimental method for estimating the monetary value of activities performed during travel

Graduation: 31-08-2017
Committeemembers: C. Chorus, E. Molin, O. Cats, M. de Bruyn

Juahari Alafi:
Understanding, evaluating, and improving maritime transit services of small islands of Indonesia: A Choice behaviour study

Graduation: 28-09-2017
Committeemembers: C. Chorus, E. Molin, O. Cats, S. Nugroho

Paul de Goffau:
Traffic load balancing to improve urban air quality
Graduation: 19-01-2017
Committeemembers: Prof. C. Witteveen, M.T.J. Spaans, V.L. Knoop, P.B. Bakker

Jim van Hoeckel:
A strategy towards Integrated Road Network Traffic Management: Facilitating the realisation of Online Anticipatory Network Management

Graduation: 22-05-2017
Committeemembers: G.P. van Wee, J. Baggen, H. Taale

Joris Jacquemijns: (3ME)
Process improvement to shorten the lead-time for the ACD division in the distribution center of l'Or'eal located in Alphen aan de Rijn
Graduation: 23-03-2017
Committee: R.R. Negenborn, W.W.A. Beelaerts van Blokland, J.M. Vleugel, C.M. van den Berg

Sander de Jong: (3ME)
The impact of a B-to-B container transferium on the sojourn time of inland container vessels
Graduation: 18-04-2017
Committee: R.R. Negenborn, B. Wiegmans, M.B. Duinkerken

Tessa Leferink:
Why Cycle To The Railway Station?: A station scanner based on factors that influence bicycle-rail use. With a study on stakeholders in Scotland

Graduation: 29-05-2017

Aubin Macquart:
Simulation model to assess the effective capacity of the wet infrastructure of a port

Graduation: 18-10-2018
Committeemembers: T. Vellinga, C. van Dorser, W. Daamen, R. Bijlsma

Joeri van Mil:
Influencing station choice of cyclists
Graduation: 20-04-2017
Committeemembers: B. van Wee, N. van Oort, J.A. Annema, C. Broeyer 

Jennifer Prins: (CITG)
The inland navigations analysis system BIVAS
Graduation:
Committee: T. Vellinga, H.J. Verheij, J. de Jong, O. Miete, W. Daamen

Robin van der Sande:
Improving the outbound logistics process at Euro Pool System: Case study to reduce the costs made by Euro Pool System in their connection with fresh produce producers

Graduation: 09-05-2017
Committeemembers: J.M. Vleugel, H.P.M. Veeke, R.R. Negenborn

Charlotte Schornagel:
Wayfinding information: A study about the relationship between the improvement of multimodal transfers and customer travel experience at large railway stations
Graduation: 11-12-2017

Maik Spekreijse:
Trunking Logistics for an E-grocer during Growth
Graduation: 20-03-2017
Committeemembers: Prof. R.R. Negenborn, M.B. Duinkerken, W.J.S.M. Bleeker, J.F.J. Pruyn, B. Wiegmans

Neal de Vreede: (3ME)
Enhancing performance of cargo acceptance process at Air France - KLM Cargo from a supply chain perspective
Graduation: 09-03-2017
Committee: R.R. Negenborn, W.W.A. Beelaerts van Blokland, J.A. Annema, B. Krol, J. Vleugel

Rolf Ziel:
Feasibility study of an inland waterway container terminal in business park De Mars, Zutphen

Graduation: 28-08-2017
Committeemembers: T. Vellinga, P. Quist, C. van Dorsser, B. Wiegmans

2016

Transport Modelling

Prof dr ir Bart van Arem

Bon Bakermans:
Truck Platooning: Enablers, Barriers, Potential and Impacts
Graduation: 29-08-2016

Mathieu van Beek:
Modeling one-way station-based carsharing
Graduation: 24-10-2016

Fieke Beemster:
Developing a Population Synthesis Method based on Lifestyles towards Mobility for Travel Demand Modelling
Graduation: 22-11-2016

Mathijs Huisman:
Impacts of (Cooperative) Adaptive Cruise Control Systems on Traffic Flow
Graduation: 10-11-2016

Ilse Menger:
Information Exchange between Deep Sea Container Terminals and Hinterland Parties
Graduation: 11-04-2016

Lenin Mishra:
Maneuvering of Automated Vehicles in an Unsignalized Intersection: A Distributed Control Strategy
Graduation: 30-08-2016

Steven Puylaert:
Social desirability and mobility impacts of early forms of automated vehicles
Graduation: 29-03-2016

Rianne Roeleveld:
Onderzoek incidenten tussen tram en zwakkere verkeersdeelnemer in Den Haag
Graduation: 02-12-2016

Haris Sideris:
Congestion minimisation by optimising merging behaviour through Intelligent Transportation Systems
Graduation : 12-09-2016

Barend Vreugdenhil
Transportation systems for passenger transportation in floating cities
Graduation: 19-01-2016
Shuixian Yu:
The value of crowding in public transport
Graduation: 03-10-2016

Traffic Flow Theory and Traffic Management

Prof dr ir Serge Hoogendoorn

Marco de Baat
Empirical Investigation of Strategy-Based Lane Change Choice
Graduation: 17-08-2016

Frank Baelde
Planning for Operational Crowd Management
A study into the efficiency and applicability of crowd management measures on events and in urban areas

Graduation: 30-03-2016

Ilse Galama
Route choice behaviour at mass events:
Status-versus revealed preferences of pedestrian route choices at SAIL Amsterdam 2015

Graduation: 18-01-2016

Alexandra Gavriilidou
Real-time transfer synchronisation for public transport services using passenger data
Graduation: 29-08-2016

Eka Hintaran
Unravelling Urban Pedestrian Trips:
Developing a new pedestrian route choice model estimated from revealed preference GPS data

Graduation: 04-01-2016

Jim van Hoeckel
Online anticipatory network management
Graduation: 25-05-2016

Anastasia Iliadi
A study into the joint activity-route choice behaviour of pedestrians during large scale events, based on revealed preference data
Graduation: 22-08-2016

Eveline de Jong
Optimisation of the airside road traffic system around the piers of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
Graduation: 07-07-2016

Jelmer Keijts
Advanced in-car route advice:
Improvement of the Superroute-app urban travel time prediction

Graduation: 01-02-2016

Gert-Jaap Koppenol
Robustness of public transportation networks
The effects of capacity reductions at the link level

Graduation: 28-04-2016

Niek Lemans
Assessing the accessibility and equity of the urban public transport services
Graduation: 07-01-2016

Michel Meulenberg
A possible new adaptive control approach for ramp metering
Graduation: 04-02-2016

Rien van der Molen
Optimising the throughput for an integrated urban-freeway network
Graduation: 22-08-2016

Maarten Oud
Performance of Existing Integrated Car Following and Lane Change Models around Motorway ramps
Graduation: 07-03-2016

Dennis Roelofsen:
Managing disruptions in rail-bound urban public transport from a passenger perspective
Graduation: 16-12-2016

Lucie Schotman
Influencing pedestrain route choice in the railway station by management measures to decrease walking delay
Graduation: 15-08-2016

Rob Wessels:
Managing Chaos:
Tool Development & Case Study in order to improve International Incident Management Logistics

Graduation: 23-06-2016

Krisje Wijgergangs
Activity choice behaviour of transferring passengers at railway stations
Graduation: 26-08-2016

Geert-Jan Wolters
Passenger punctuality
An analysis of the method of calculation and describing models

Graduation: 07-03-2016

Traffic Simulation and Computing

Prof dr ir Hans van Lint

Marianthi Mermygka
Network-wide Traffic State Estimation using the Macroscopic Fundamental Diagram
Graduation: 24-10-2016

Tjerk Planting:
Ontwerpmethodiek van dienstregelingen
Graduation: 29-11-2016

Karen de Regt
How do spatial and temporal patterns of public transport relate to the overall travel demand?: A data fusion method for smart card data and GSM data
Graduation: 30-06-2016 

Traffic Safety

Prof dr Marjan Hagenzieker

Bas Janssen
Traffic Safety of Kerbs
Graduation: 22-12-2016

Matthijs de Ruyter:
The road safetyof merging tapers
Measuring the effect of varying geometric designs and traffic conditions on driving behaviour at merging tapers

Graduation: 08-11-2016

Regional Transport Planning Models

Prof Erik de Romph

Simon Knepper
Mobile Phone Data Validation
A Validation Framework for Mobile Phone data for Transport Planning

Graduation: 30-06-2016

In collaboration with other faculties

Ted Bentvelsen (3ME)
Methodical design of bagage handling system concept at airports
Graduation date: 19-05-2016

Anirudh Kishore Bhoopalam
Vehicle stop time estimation during last mile deliveries;
A statistical analysis to increase the accuracy of stop time estimation
Graduation: 26-07-2016

Barth Donners (TBM)
Erasing Borders, European Rail Passenger Potential
Graduation date: 18-08-2016

Matti van Engelen (EWI)
Anticipatory Demand Responsive Transport
Graduation: 10-11-2016

Marina Fragkopoulou (AE)
Road Tunnel Fire Safety:
Determining the effect of the performance of technological systems for fire detection on fire detection time and on the total evacuation time

Graduation: 14-03-2016

Mathijs de Haas (TBM)
Travel pattern transitions
Graduation date: 22-09-2016

Dik Jansen (3ME)
Linear Robust Model Predictive Control for Urban Traffic Networks
Graduation: 19-12-2016

Rienk de Jong (3ME)
Determining the impacts of a human operated Multi Trailer System on Inter Terminal Transport performance
Graduation date: 30-08-2016

Roy Kapelle (3ME)
Impact of reallocating hangar capacity on base maintance delivery performance at KLM E&M
Graduation date: 05-07-2016

Louise Klingen (CiTG)
Overstromingsmodel van Nederland
Graduation: 02-11-2016

Quirine de Kloet (EWI)
Modeling traffic on fairways
Graduation: 09-12-2016

Douwe Kool (TPM)
Exploring Causalities between Vehicle Automation and Vehicle Sharing
Graduation: 24-10-2016

Sebastiaan van de Koppel (3ME)
Developing a Lean Value Creation Benchmark
Graduation: 06-09-2016

Hasim Korkmaz (3ME)
Ontwerp en configuratie van een nieuw productieproces voor KROHNE Altometer vanuit een intern transport en logistiek perspectief
Graduation: 15-12-2016

Jorge Lecona Murillo
Development of a Comprehensive Pricing Approach for the Introduction of Synchromodal Transportation Services
Graduation: 29-04-2016

Tessa Leferink:
Commercial success factors for startups
Graduation: 07-07-2016

Timo Melman (3ME)
Does haptic steering guidance instigate speeding?
Graduation date: 03-06-2016

Aniek de Milliano (TPM)
A Joint Supply Concept for Nanostores and Parcel Delivery Services
Graduation date: 18-08-2016

Carmen Molhoek (3ME)
Comparing the application of lean principles and model predictive control in optimizing a FMCG supply chain
Graduation: 02-12-2016

Anouk Pelser:
Category Loading:
The impact of a new loading concept

Dino Ramic (TPM)
CTT Rotterdam case study: development and improvement of the tri-modal inland container terminal at Rotterdam
Graduation date: 09-2016

Robert Scheepjens (TBM)
Algorithm Design for traffic Signal Timings Predictions of Vehicle-Actuated Intersections using Support Vector Regression
Graduation date: 23-05-2016

Marlot Schoenmaker (TBM)
Increasing air cargo throughput per ground surface unit under footprint constraints
Graduation date: 10-03-2016

John Spruijt (TBM)
Improving the Use of Traffic Models in Transport and Infrastructure Planning:
Identification of Problem Issues and Explorative Research on Possible Improvements

Graduation date: 28-01-2016

Jaap van der Steenhoven (TPM)
Optimizing Logistics Flows at Action DC Echt
Graduation date: 04-10-2016

Maarten Stuyvesant Meyen (3ME)
Design of a generic approach to monitor risks in airfreight transportation for pharmaceutical goods and enabling integrated process solutions
Graduation: 16-12-2016

Stefan van Tol (TBM)
The main bottlenecks in the rail freight market
Graduation date: 29-06-2016

Mats Verschuren (TBM)
An origin-destination based train station choice model for new public transport connections to train stations
Graduation date: 14-03-2016

Frank van der Voort (3ME)
Redesign the cool chain for air transport of perishable goods by KLM
Graduation: 14-12-2016

Linde van Wulfften Palthe (TBM)
Port selection is based on attraction and competition
Graduation date: 23-05-2016Ted Bentvelsen (3ME)

Methodical design of bagage handling system concept at airports
Graduation date: 19-05-2016

Anirudh Kishore Bhoopalam
Vehicle stop time estimation during last mile deliveries;
A statistical analysis to increase the accuracy of stop time estimation
Graduation: 26-07-2016

Barth Donners (TBM)
Erasing Borders, European Rail Passenger Potential
Graduation date: 18-08-2016

Matti van Engelen (EWI)
Anticipatory Demand Responsive Transport
Graduation: 10-11-2016

Marina Fragkopoulou (AE)
Road Tunnel Fire Safety:
Determining the effect of the performance of technological systems for fire detection on fire detection time and on the total evacuation time

Graduation: 14-03-2016

Mathijs de Haas (TBM)
Travel pattern transitions
Graduation date: 22-09-2016

Dik Jansen (3ME)
Linear Robust Model Predictive Control for Urban Traffic Networks
Graduation: 19-12-2016

Rienk de Jong (3ME)
Determining the impacts of a human operated Multi Trailer System on Inter Terminal Transport performance
Graduation date: 30-08-2016

Roy Kapelle (3ME)
Impact of reallocating hangar capacity on base maintance delivery performance at KLM E&M
Graduation date: 05-07-2016

Louise Klingen (CiTG)
Overstromingsmodel van Nederland
Graduation: 02-11-2016

Quirine de Kloet (EWI)
Modeling traffic on fairways
Graduation: 09-12-2016

Douwe Kool (TPM)
Exploring Causalities between Vehicle Automation and Vehicle Sharing
Graduation: 24-10-2016

Sebastiaan van de Koppel (3ME)
Developing a Lean Value Creation Benchmark
Graduation: 06-09-2016

Hasim Korkmaz (3ME)
Ontwerp en configuratie van een nieuw productieproces voor KROHNE Altometer vanuit een intern transport en logistiek perspectief
Graduation: 15-12-2016

Jorge Lecona Murillo
Development of a Comprehensive Pricing Approach for the Introduction of Synchromodal Transportation Services
Graduation: 29-04-2016

Tessa Leferink:
Commercial success factors for startups
Graduation: 07-07-2016

Timo Melman (3ME)
Does haptic steering guidance instigate speeding?
Graduation date: 03-06-2016

Aniek de Milliano (TPM)
A Joint Supply Concept for Nanostores and Parcel Delivery Services
Graduation date: 18-08-2016

Carmen Molhoek (3ME)
Comparing the application of lean principles and model predictive control in optimizing a FMCG supply chain
Graduation: 02-12-2016

Anouk Pelser:
Category Loading:
The impact of a new loading concept

Dino Ramic (TPM)
CTT Rotterdam case study: development and improvement of the tri-modal inland container terminal at Rotterdam
Graduation date: 09-2016

Robert Scheepjens (TBM)
Algorithm Design for traffic Signal Timings Predictions of Vehicle-Actuated Intersections using Support Vector Regression
Graduation date: 23-05-2016

Marlot Schoenmaker (TBM)
Increasing air cargo throughput per ground surface unit under footprint constraints
Graduation date: 10-03-2016

John Spruijt (TBM)
Improving the Use of Traffic Models in Transport and Infrastructure Planning:
Identification of Problem Issues and Explorative Research on Possible Improvements

Graduation date: 28-01-2016

Jaap van der Steenhoven (TPM)
Optimizing Logistics Flows at Action DC Echt
Graduation date: 04-10-2016

Maarten Stuyvesant Meyen (3ME)
Design of a generic approach to monitor risks in airfreight transportation for pharmaceutical goods and enabling integrated process solutions
Graduation: 16-12-2016

Stefan van Tol (TBM)
The main bottlenecks in the rail freight market
Graduation date: 29-06-2016

Mats Verschuren (TBM)
An origin-destination based train station choice model for new public transport connections to train stations
Graduation date: 14-03-2016

Frank van der Voort (3ME)
Redesign the cool chain for air transport of perishable goods by KLM
Graduation: 14-12-2016

Linde van Wulfften Palthe (TBM)
Port selection is based on attraction and competition
Graduation date: 23-05-2016

2015

Transport Modelling

Prof dr ir Bart van Arem

Shafique Balunywa:
Reliability of Travel Times on the highway corridor A7-A8 in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area
Graduation: 29-09-2015

Darcy Bosman :
Changed mobility behaviour of yound adults in the Netherlands
Graduation: 12-03-2015

Steven Delemarre:
Between mobility and monuments: A search for possible synergy between mobility and industrial heritage
Graduation: 28-08-2015

Mark Gorter:
Adaptive Cruise Control in Practice: A Field Study and Questionnaire into its influence on Driver, Traffic Flows and Safety
Graduation: 16-10-2015

Laura Groenendijk:
Incorporation the traveller's experience value in assessing the quality of transit nodes: A Rotterdam case study
Graduation: 13-02-2015

Louise Hamilton:
Self-driving vehicles as public transport in Rotterdam
Graduation: 26-08-2015
Patrick van der Meijs:
Bus Rapid Transit: Establishment of BRT Design Model to Design and Evaluate BRT Configurations
Graduation: 23-06-2015

Jurgen Nieuwenhuijsen:
Diffusion of Automated Vehicles: A quantitative method to model the diffusion of automated vehicles with system dynamics
Graduation: 22-09-2015

Arthur Scheltes:
Improving the last mile in a public transport trip with automated vehicles using an agent based simulation model: A Delft case study
Graduation: 18-12-2015

Aliki Tsalgatidou:
Methodology for assessing the potential of using automated vehicles as an access/egress mode for train trips in a regional setting; An application to the province of Utrecht
Graduation: 09-10-2015

Thomas Vlaar:
Car following model of the distracted driver
Graduation: 17-02-2015

Konstanze Winter:
Development and application of a method to design a demandresponsive operated by fully automated vehicles
Graduation: 28-08-2015

Traffic Flow Theory and Traffic Management

Prof dr ir Serge Hoogendoorn

Vivian Bourguignon:
Traveller choice behaviour at the passport control at airports
Graduation: 17-12-2015

Judith Brand:
Assessing Integration of Bus Networks with Non-Motorised Access and Egress Modalities
Graduation: 28-08-2015

Dolores Brietzke:
Evaluation of International Train Services Alternatives:
An in-depth case study for the Intercity Berlin

Graduation: 12-11-2015

Mark Buitenhuis:
Distribution of traffic over buffer space by using controlled intersections
Graduation: 25-03-2015

Arie van Ekeren:
Studying passenger flows in event building
Graduation: 01-04-2015

Paul van Erp:
Incorporating the information and uncertainties of loop-detector and floating car data in freeway traffic state estimation
Graduation: 05-06-2015

Roel Goddijn:
Design of a subnetwork controller based on MFD's and perimeter flows
Graduation: 29-01-2015

Fiona Huang:
A Method of Scaling Up Impacts of Intelligent Transportation Systems on Traffic Performance
Graduation: 28-08-2015

Joost van Kampen:
Route Guidance and Signal Control Based on the Back-Pressure Algorithm
Graduation: 26-02-2015

Tianang Li:
Value of crowding in front of vertical infrastructure
Graduation: 16-12-2015

Niharika Mahajan:
Integrated Approach to Variable Speed Limits and Ramp Metering
Graduation: 08-01-2015

Mark Meijerman:
Using speed limits to prevent congestion at fixed infrastructural bottlenecks
Graduation: 11-05-2015

Xiao Yang:
Wayfinding Behaviour in Unfamiliar Environment during Evacuation:
An exploratory study based on driving simulator

Graduation: 02-07-2015

Sjouke Wieringa:
Planning Safe Pedestrian Mass Events:
Proposing a Framework for Mitigating Risks of Crowd Disasters at Mass Events in the Public Urban Space

Graduation: 03-07-2015

Xiao Xiao:
Estimation of missing flow at junctions using control plan and floating data
Graduation: 16-12-2015

Freight Transport and Traffic Networks

Prof dr Rob Zuidwijk

Marloes Brands:
A Simio simulation model for the evaluation of Inter Terminal Transport systems at Maasvlakte 1 and 2 in 2030
Graduation: 29-01-2015

Daphne Kerpel:
Analysis of main factors in site selection for distribution centers in a port area and the hinterland
Graduation: 22-06-2015

Bjorn Loenis:
Practical improvement of the growers' transport operation in a demand-driven floricultural sector
Graduation: 02-07-2015
Martijn Smid:
Service network design of regional synchromodal transportation
Graduation: 24-08-2015

Kim Terlouw:
The Impact of Increased Lock Capacity on Inland Waterway Freight Transport
Graduation: 16-06-2015
Laurence van de Water:
Integrated Rail Terminal Design
Graduation 23-07-2015

Traffic Safety

Prof dr Marjan Hagenzieker

Bart Geerts:
Traffic Safety around Primary Schools
Graduation: 24-09-2015

Anastasia Tsapi:
Introducing Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) into drivers' training and testing:
The young learner drivers' perspective

Graduation: 01-12-2015

Traffic Simulation & Computing

Prof dr ir Hans van Lint

Eelco Borghols:
Estimating Queue Lengths using Traffic Data Fusion on Urban Arterials
Graduation: 11-02-2015

Friso Scholten
Short-term traffic prediction in road traffic control centres;
Efficient traffic state estimation based on a localized deterministic Ensemble Kalman Filter

Graduation: 17-06-2015

Regional Transport planning models

Prof Erik de Romph

Wouter Kuhlman:
The construction of purpose-specific OD matrices using public transport smart card data
Graduation: 26-10-2015

Andele Swierstra:
Modelling travel time reliability in public transport route choice behaviour
Graduation: 05-02-2015

Marco Rot:
A Quantitative Comparison of Aggregate Trip-based, Disaggregate Tour-based, and Disaggregate Activity-based Travel Production Models
Graduation: 12-02-2015

Yihong Wang:
Use of Mobile Phone Data for Planning a Road Network: Application to the Country of Senegal
Graduation: 16-06-2015

2014

Transport Modelling

Prof dr ir Bart van Arem

Chris de Boer :
Travel Time Reliability and Quality Assessment of a Route Set through Route Aggregation
Graduation: 16-06-2014

Manos Chaniotakis :
Parking Behavioural and Assignment Modelling: Methodology and application for the evaluation of Smart Parking applications
Graduation: 12-02-2014

Robbert Hagendoorn :
Assessment of Subjective Workload in Traffic Situations using Video Fragments
Graduation: 09-05-2014

Menno van der Kamp:
Strategic maintenance on the right track
Graduation: 21-01-2014

Loes Noom :
An in-car route & parking strategy for event traffic towards the Amsterdam ArenA area to improve throughput
Graduation: 07-03-2014

Mary Panagopoulou:
Identification and modeling of behavioral changes in longitudinal driving through vehicle based signals
Graduation: 30-04-2014

Rik Roeske:
Network Optimization Based On Trip Purpose: Public transport network optimization based on towards trip purpose differentiated passenger groups
Graduation: 17-11-2014

Marc Schouwenaars :
Transit Oriented Development: a study into the relation between spatial developments and public transport use
Graduation: 18-06-2014

Evgenia Tripsigala :
A Framework of Road Pricing in a Multi-Stakeholder Environment
Graduation: 18-02-2014

Nicolaas de Vries :
Schiphol's dynamic traffic management; A case study on rescheduling
Graduation: 01-05-2014

Menno Yap :
Robust public transport from a passengers perspective; A study to evaluate and improve the robustness of multi-level public transport networks
Graduation: 27-02-2014 

Traffic Flow Theory and Traffic Management

Prof dr ir Serge Hoogendoorn

Robin Abma:
Assessing Travel Time Reliability in Urban Networks from a User Perspective
Graduation: 07-10-2014

Theofili Apostola:
A traffic signal optimization method for balancing the interests of cyclists and motorized traffic

Elisabeth van der Horst:
A study on the network performance of the road traffic system on airside at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
Graduation: 08-05-2014

Marco Hovenga:
Measuring turbulence distance of acceleration lanes;
Comparing accelaration lanes and basic freeway segments to measure turbulence

Graduation: 16-12-2014

Gyasi Johnson:
Evaluating Standstill Detection Systems
Graduation: 11-03-2014

Jasper Keij:
Smart Phone Counting:
Location-Based Applications using mobile Phone location data

Graduation: 27-03-2014
Patrick Legius:
Doseren met verkeerslichtenregelingen
Ontwikkeling en effectevaluatie van een doseeralgoritme voor verkeerslichten

Graduation: 08-01-2014

Alex Oonincx:
Improving the ramp metering performance in traffic networks by personal in-car route advice
Graduation: 12-02-2014

Danique Ton:
NAVISTATION;
A study into the route and activity location choice behaviour of departing pedestrians in train stations

Graduation: 03-04-2014

Maarten Trap:
The Dutch Winter Timetable: Assessment of Alternative Line Systems for the Dutch Railway Network during Winter Weather
Graduation: 18-09-2014

Lara-Britt Zomer:
Managing Crowds;
Pedestrian Activity Choice Behavior at Mass Events

Graduation: 27-03-2014

Freight Transport and Traffic Networks

Prof dr Rob Zuidwijk

Thomas Hjortnaes:
Repositioning of empty containers in the Dutch hinterland: How to achieve cost savings at empty depots in Rotterdam

Graduation: 28-10-2014

 Michiel Mueller :
Container Port Development: A Port Choice Model for the European Mainland
Graduation: 27-02-2014

Ward Plompen :
Establishing guidelines for port hinterland intermodal inland waterway transport network design: Design of an intermodal inland waterway transport network for the hinterland of the port of Amsterdam
Graduation: 05-06-2014

Li Yuan :
Cargo Driven Intermodal Transportation: A new concept to improve container hinterland transportation
Graduation: 28-08-2014

Traffic Safety

Prof ir Fred Wegman

Eline Korthof :
Effects of section control on safety at Dutch motorways
Graduation: 24-04-2014

Traffic Simulation & Computing

Prof dr ir Hans van Lint

Reinaert Molenaar :
A Bayesian inference-based feedback on car-following behavior
Graduation: 12-03-2014

Regional Transport planning models

Prof Erik de Romph

Alexandros Papacharalampous:
Aggregated GSM data in Origin Destination studies
Graduation: 04-12-2014

2013

Transport Modelling

Prof dr ir Bart van Arem

Nick Bel :
Crowding in train passenger assignment
Graduation: 19-02-2013

Jordy van den Brink :
PT-network design for the metropolitan region of Amsterdam
Graduation: 17-09-2013

Jeroen van der Gun:
A Flexible Approach towards Public Transport Modelling in Travel Demand Models
Graduation: 10-07-2013

Manasse Hutte :
Level of Service estimation with in-vehicle sensor floating car data
Graduation: 11-03-2013

Nico Huurman :
Performance comparison between the Dutch and European signalling at bottlenecks
Graduation : 25-01-2013

Aaron Lee :
Service reliability in multilevel public transit
Graduation: 26-08-2013

Charles Pinard :
Complete Study of a French Intercity line : Nantes-Bordeaux
Graduation: 28-05-2013

Gerben Scheepmaker :
Rijtijdspeling in treindienstregelingen; energiezuinig rijden versus robuustheid
Graduation : 04-02-2013

Martin Sunter :
Efficiency improvement in planning and scheduling of measuring trains
Graduation: 08-04-2013

Benjamin Carl Werner :
Determinantes for location selection for line-based long-distance bus connections in Germany
Graduation: 19-08-2013

Bart Wesseling :
Forecasting door-to-door travel time variability caused by incidents
Graduation : 10-01-2013

Traffic Flow Theory and Traffic Management

Prof dr ir Serge Hoogendoorn

Wouter Been:
Passenger prognoses of ams;
Improving accuracy of the forecasts on the arrival process of local departing passengers in the departure hall 3 of Schiphol Airport

Graduation: 06-05-2013

Alex Dragan:
High Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes; Implementation considerations and assessment for the Netherlands
Graduation: 26-03-2013

Thijs Elsing:
Design framework for networkwide traffic management strategies in urban traffic networks
Graduation: 30-09-2013

Joeri van Egmond:
Speed advice for cyclists
Design task to reduce the stops at traffic lights

Graduation: 19-12-2013
Rogier Hoek:
Signalized Turbo Roundabouts; A Study into the Applicability of Traffic Signals on Turbo Roundabouts
Graduation: 21-09-2013

Luuk de Jong:
A simulation model of mixed traffic flow at non-signalised intersections, based on the Shared Space approach
Graduation: 16-04-2013

Hans-Peter Kolen:
Modelling merging behavior on freeway on-ramps
Graduation: 14-05-2013

Robbert van der Kleij:
Evaluating Multi-Class Model Predictive Control
Graduation : 25-02-2013

Michele Simoni:
Congestion pricing schemes controlled by the gMFD:
A comprehensive design and appraisal to bridge the engineering and economic perspective

Graduation: 29-11-2013

Rosco Voorrips :
Freeway Work Zone Driving Behaviour: The Influence of Work Zone Configurations
Graduation : 22-01-2013

Fan Zhang:
The effects of Multi-Criteria Routing on Dynamic Traffic Management
Graduation: 18-11-2013

Infrastructure Planning

Prof ir Frank Sanders

Vikash Mohan :
Verkeersveiligheid Groot Parimaribo
Graduation : 31-05-2013

Rogier Pennings :
A methodology to assess the adaptive capacity of water, nature and transport infrastructure in cities
Graduation : 28-06-2013

Freight Transport and Traffic Networks

Prof dr Rob Zuidwijk

Erik Altena :
Converting direct truck transport into rail/Barge combined transport
Graduation: 23-04-2013

Paulien Eggink:
A Roadmap towards a resilient internal supply chain of welding equipment & consumables
Graduation: 19-09-2013

Yun Fan:
Design of a Synchromodal Freight Transport
Graduation: 17-10-2013

Aiyu Wu:
Cargo consolidation in intermodal container transport
Graduation: 31-10-2013

Traffic Safety

Prof ir Fred Wegman

Erwin van der Leeden :
A Comparison between the pleintje, priority intersection & roundabout
Graduation: 01-05-2013

Evelien van der Meel:
Red light running by Cyclists: Which factors influence the red light running by cyclists?
Graduation: 25-09-2013