Interesting new publications

An overview of recent publications of the department of Values, Technology & Innovation (VTI):


Pesch, U., Spekkink, W., & Quist, J. (2019). Local sustainability initiatives: innovation and civic engagement in societal experiments. European Planning Studies, 27(2), 300-317,

Huang, Yamin, P.H.A.J.M. van Gelder and Yuanqiao Wen. 2018. "Velocity Obstacle Algorithms for Collision Prevention at Sea." Ocean Engineering 151:308-321.

Michelle Cayford, Wolter Pieters & Constant Hijzen (2018) Plots, murders, and money: oversight bodies evaluating the effectiveness of surveillance technology, Intelligence and National Security, 33:7, 999-1021, DOI: 10.1080/02684527.2018.1487159

Milchram, C., Hillerbrand, R., Van de Kaa, G., Doorn, N., Kunneke, R., Energy justice and smart grid systems: Values in the public debates in the UK and the Netherlands Applied Energy,

Ooms, W., Werker, C. & Hopp, C. 17 Feb 2018. Moving up the ladder: heterogeneity influencing academic careers through research orientation, gender, and mentors. Studies in Higher Education. p. 1-22:

Wiegmann, Paul M., Henk J. de Vries & Knut Blind (2017). Multi-Mode Standardisation: A Critical Review and a Research Agenda. Research Policy, 46, 8, 1370-1386

Niaounakis, T. K., & Blank, J. L. T. (2017). Inter-municipal cooperation, economies of scale and cost efficiency: an application of stochastic frontier analysis to Dutch municipal tax departments. Local Government Studies

Swuste,  P. &  Sillem,  S. (2018). The quality of the post academic course MoSHE. Safety Science 102:26-37,

Swuste P Groeneweg J Gulijk C van Zwaard W Lemkowitz S (2018). Safety management systems from Three Mile Island to Piper Alpha, a review in English and Dutch literature for the period 1979-1988. Safety Science 107:224-244,

Special Issue:

Vermaas, P.E. (2017) The Societal Impact of the Emerging Quantum Technologies, Ethics and Information Technology 19(4) (Editorial: The Societal Impact of the Emerging Quantum Technologies: A Renewed Urgency to Make Quantum Theory Understandable, Ethics and Information Technology 19, 241-246).


Vermaas, P.E., and S. Vial (eds.) (2018) Advancements in the Philosophy of Design (Dordrecht: Springer)

Blank, J. L. T., & Van Heezik, A. A. S. (2018). Productiviteit van overheidsbeleid, deel IV: De Nederlandse netwerksectoren, 1980-2015. Den Haag/Delft: Eburon.