MSc. Oudheusden, A.A. van

Alma van Oudheusden is a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering.

Academic Background

Alma studied Industrial Design Engineering at TU Delft, where she completed both her bachelor and her master Integrated Product Design. During her studies at IDE, Alma always had an interest for sustainability, and she learned a lot on how to integrate this in research and design through multiple courses and projects. Additionally, Alma has worked as an intern at the sustainable entrepreneurship department of NS, where she got to experience sustainability from a business perspective.

A PhD allows Alma to combine her passion for sustainability with her love for research. Alma's main research is on the Sharepair project, which investigates how repair can be facilitated through the use of 3D printing. 


  • 2020 ─ Present
    PhD, Circular Product Design, Design Engineering Department, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • 2017 ─ 2020
    Master of Science in Integrated Product Design, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • 2014 ─ 2017
    Bachelor degree in Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands


  • 2019 ─ 2020
    Internship, Sustainable Entrepreneurship department, NS (Nederlandse Spoorwegen)

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Alma van Oudheusden

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