MSc theses 2015

Below, an overview is provided of the MSc thesis reports produced by students who did an MSc thesis at the Environmental Systems Analysis Group in 2015.

  • Koen Roos: Assessing missed co-benefits that result from current GHG reduction measures
  • Allan Simukonda: Assessing the environmental and health impacts of cement production: a case of Chilanga town in Zambia
  • Stephan Roos: Impacts of nitrogen deposition and climate change on plant species diversity: a meta-analysis and a model intercomparison
  • Janet Ziekenoppasser: Communicating nature information to tourists visiting Bonaire
  • Arie Fahmiyati: Potential Impacts of Mini Hydro Development in the Indonesian Mount Baung Nature Tourism Park
  • Tessa Beentjes: Repair as social practice. A study on the influence or repair cafés on repair practices
  • Nian Sadiq: Analysing local and downstream wetland benefits and values in the South African Kromme River catchment
  • Joep Langeveld: Using planet simulator in modelling meridional transport to solve the early Eocene equable climate problem
  • Yuwen Zhou: Analysing and designing a multi-functional greenway for Zhuanghe City in China
  • Arjan de Groot: Social and environmental impacts of climate and ecosystem change in the South African Langkloof
  • Jelmer van Benthem: Effects of three policy scenarios on total CO2 emissions and their implications for responsible management of peatland in Central-Kalimantan, Indonesia
  • Eva Šimáková: Life cycle assessment of outdoor chicken rearing system
  • Theresia Mwakasungula: Urbanization and its impacts on environment and on human well-being
  • Eva Aertse: Applicability and relevance of water footprint acounting methods for tourism’s water use
  • Ruth Sepúlveda Márquez: Environmental and socio-economic effects of increasing urban green areas in the Villa Cautín II neighbourhood (Temuco city, Chile)
  • Amílcar Guzmán Valladares: Effects of Ecosystem Change on Deciduous Fruit Farming in the Langkloof in South Africa
  • Evi Wulandari: Total Economic Value of mangrove ecosystem services under different management regimes in Demak, Central Java, Indonesia
  • Anja Guijt: The combined impact of climate change and eutrophication on east Asia's suitability for coastal tourism
  • Vincent Bax: Modelling the impact of deforestation on local food resources: A case study in the Ucayali region, Peru
  • Thijs Burgers: Is biomass an appropriate primary energy source for the Netherlands?
  • Zijing Cao: Narrowing the range of national greenhouse gas emission reductions needed to stabilize greenhouse gas concentrations
  • Dan Fan: Biofuel and Sugar. Can a stable commodity price trigger higher productivity to reduce indirect land-use change?
  • Tianyi Guo: Greening Benxi City in China. 'Green space' oriented urban land use planning for high-density development in an industrial city.
  • Tin-Yu Lai: Developing ecosystem services accounts for marine ecosystems: a case study for Taiwan
  • Tijs van Gisbergen: Food waste in Dutch hospitals. Causes of food waste and the relation with meal serving concepts
  • Andualem Belay Ali: Integrated assessment of ecosystem services and stakeholders for sustainable management of Lake Hayq watershed in Ethiopia
  • Patria Dewi: Urban Sustainability Indicators for Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Marijke van Hengel: Climate effects on pathogen delivery and survival in rivers: a global modelling approach
  • Jie Wen: The impact of atmospheric nitrogen deposition on coastal eutrophication and on nitrogen use efficiency in Chinese agriculture
  • Jurriaan de Boer: Wedging the gap: possible impact of a 'Top 1000 companies' emission reduction' initiative for greenhouse gas emissions mitigation in 2020
  • Yuetong Chen: Modelling seasonal variation in nutrient export by the Pearl River in China
  • Wieke Hofsteenge: Towards a responsible gas framework
  • Sajendra Man Bajracharya: Vehicle to Grid (V2G) in The Netherlands: Analysing early-movers projects, their technological and regulatory status quo and commercialization acceptation
  • Maria Higuera Poveda: Designing a blue carbon financing scheme for community based mangrove reforestation in Golfo Dulce, Costa Rica
  • Verna Duque: Mapping the capacity and flow of key provisioning services: an approach to experimental ecosystem accounting of Southern Palawan, Philippines
  • Faith Mutavi: Ecosystem services within development-caused resettlement projects in Kenya: a case study of Kimira-Oluch small holder farm improvement project near Lake Victoria
  • Debela Kumsa: An Integrated Assessment of Ecosystem Services and Stakeholder Interactions to Better Manage the Ethiopian Wenchi Crater Lake