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Results: 1 - 20 of 23
  • 18 Feb 2020
    Managing Land Conflicts in Plural Societies

    10:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    How can formal and customary systems of plural societies, especially in the case of farmers and pastoralists in developing countries, particularly Ethiopia, interact in managing LRCs and ensure sustainable ...

  • 19 Feb 2020
    Improving game design

    10:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    In game development, the maximum number of game design iterations determines the achievable quality. Riemer van Rozen explores what informs the design and construction of good games in order to help speed-up game ...

  • 19 Feb 2020
    Muslim schools in Mumbai

    14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Sanne van der Kaaij tests a number of assumptions about Muslim schools in the context of urban India. Three assumptions prevail: that Muslim schools are madrasas, that Muslim schools teach fundamentalist ideologies ...

  • 20 Feb 2020
    Microbial adaptation to organic chemicals

    12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Baptiste Poursat studies microbial adaptation to organic chemicals and the resultant effects on ready biodegradation tests. Biodegradability is a key parameter for the environmental risk assessment of organic chemicals.

  • 20 Feb 2020
    Education migrants in China

    14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Willy Sier studies Chinese education migrants and looks into what the impact of access to higher education is in the lives of rural Chinese youth. The increase of rural youth at Chinese universities is a driving ...

  • 21 Feb 2020
    Electrocardiographic evaluation of acute myocardial ischemia

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    C.C. ter Haar will defend the dissertation ‘New Approaches to Electrocardiographic Evaluation of Acute Myocardial Ischemia’.

  • 21 Feb 2020
    FcRn antibody interactions

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    N.M. Stapleton will defend the dissertation ‘To Bind Or Not To Bind. A study into FcRn interactions’

  • 21 Feb 2020
    Economic news: how it's made and how it matters

    12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    How does the content of economic news relate to real economic conditions, and what are the subsequent consequences and the underlying causes of this content to which most citizens are exposed on a daily basis? These ...

  • 21 Feb 2020
    Determining complex structure using vibrational fingerprints

    14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Mark Koenis describes the measurement, computation, method development and analysis of several spectroscopic techniques that probe the structure of molecules and supramolecular complexes using their vibrational ...

  • 25 Feb 2020
    Removal and transformation of conditioning chemicals in constructed wetlands

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Constructed wetlands are man-made wetland systems in which natural processes, such as biodegradation, photodegradation, plant uptake and adsorption remove contaminants from the water. This can be a pre-treatment ...

  • 25 Feb 2020
    Cognitive flexibility training in healthy aging

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    The aim of Jessika Buitenweg's research is to determine whether frequent use of a cognitive flexibility training can be an effective way to maintain or enhance cognitive and subjective functioning in healthy older ...

  • 26 Feb 2020
    Forensic radiology in the Netherlands

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    H.M. de Bakker will defend the dissertation ‘Forensic Radiology in the Netherlands. Results of a Symbiotic Collaboration in the Pathological-Radiological Field’.

  • 27 Feb 2020
    Caring for children with disabilities in Ecuador

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Lourdes Huiracocha studies the way Children with disabilities are cared for in distinctive socio-cultural context of Ecuador’s Azuay province. There are no programs that support the families of children with ...

  • 27 Feb 2020
    Using filamentous fungi to produce plastics

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Fungi have the remarkable ability to grow in acidic environments and produce organic acids, which resemble the chemical building blocks that are used in the chemical industry for making common household products, ...

  • 28 Feb 2020
    Machine learning for language understanding

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    The success of today’s data-driven machine learning models is often strongly correlated with the amount of available high quality labeled data. For many applications, large-scale, high-quality training data is not ...

  • 28 Feb 2020
    Sex, drugs and mental health

    11:00 - 12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    R.C.A. Achterbergh will defend the dissertation ‘Sex, Drugs and Mental Health among Men Who Have Sex with Men.’

  • 28 Feb 2020
    Red cell transfusion in critically ill patients

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    M.E. van Hezel will defend the dissertation ‘Effect of Red Cell Transfusion on the Host Immune Response in Critically Ill Patients’.

  • 28 Feb 2020
    Quantitative assessment of liver function

    13:00 - 14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    F. Rassam will defend the dissertation ‘Quantitative Assessment of Liver Function Using Hepatobiliary Scintigraphy’

  • 28 Feb 2020
    Optimising strategies in pancreatic and hepato-biliary surgery

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    T.H. Mungroop will defend the dissertation ‘Optimizing Strategies in Pancreatic and Hepato-Biliary Surgery’.

  • 3 Mar 2020
    Obstructive lung diseases at an outpatient clinic

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    G.N. Rootmensen will defend the dissertation ‘Obstructive lung diseases at an outpatient clinic: phenotypes and non-pharmacological treatment outcomes’.