Scientific Articles and Proceedings

  • Investigating the Adaptability of the Multi-Pump Multi-Piston Power Take-Off System for a Novel Wave Energy Converter - Wei, Y., Barradas Berglind, J.J., van Rooij, M., Prins, W.A., Jayawardhana, B. & Vakis, A.I., 2017, Renewable Energy
  • Revenue maximization and storage utilization analysis for the Ocean Grazer wave energy converter - Barradas Berglind, J.J., Dijkstra, H.T., Wei, Y., van Rooij, M., Meijer, H., Prins, W.A., Vakis, A.I. & Jayawardhana, B., 2017, Under Review
  • Towards Ocean Grazer’s Modular Power Take-Off System Modeling: a Port-Hamiltonian Approach - Barradas Berglind, J.J., Muñoz-Arias, M., Wei, Y., Prins, W.A., Vakis, A.I. & Jayawardhana, B., 2017, IFAC 2017 Conference Proceedings
  • Mechanical design and modeling of a single-piston pump for the novel power take-off system of a wave energy converter - Vakis, A.I. and Anagnostopoulos, J.S., 2016, Renewable Energy
  • Revenue Optimization for the Ocean Grazer Wave Energy Converter through Storage Utilization - Dijkstra, H.T., Barradas Berglind, J.J., Meijer, H., van Rooij, M., Prins, W.A., Vakis, A.I. & Jayawardhana, B., 2016, RENEW 2016 Conference Proceedings
  • Energy Capture Optimization for an Adaptive Wave Energy Converter - Barradas-Berglind, J.J., Meijer, H., van Rooij, M., Clemente-Pinol, S., Galván-García, B., Prins, W.A., Vakis, A.I. & Jayawardhana, B., 2016, RENEW 2016 Conference Proceedings
  • Experimental performance evaluation and validation of dynamical contact models of the Ocean Grazer - Van Rooij, M., Meijer, H., Prins, W.A., Vakis, A.I., 2015, OCEANS'15 Conference Proceeding
  • First steps in the design and construction of the ocean grazer - Vakis, A.I., Prins, W.A. and Meijer, H., 2014, Copenhagen 

Master Theses

  • Work title to be determined - Looijenga, N.M., forthcoming
  • Work title to be determined - Zaharia, R., forthcoming
  • Work title to be determined - Marti Manresa, G., forthcoming
  • Work title to be determined - Fernandez Vuelta, A., forthcoming
  • Design and validation of the activation mechanism of the Ocean Grazer - van Driel, A., forthcoming
  • Control strategy for turbine system on the Ocean Grazer - Ratum, A.S., forthcoming
  • A scenario analysis of the impact of the Ocean Grazer on the electricity system - de Vlugt, J., 2017
  • Hydrodynamics analysis of Ocean Grazer platform using boundary element method - Zwetsloot, R.J.M., 2017
  • Hydrodynamics analysis of floater blanket using boundary element method - Yu, Z., 2017
  • Estimating and predicting the ocean surface with radar data - Verhoef, C., 2016
  • Maximizing revenue of generated electricity by the Ocean Grazer - Dijkstra, T., 2016
  • The design of a sealing system for the Ocean Grazer - Van Hees, O., 2016
  • Design of experimental measurements to obtain performance characteristics of a multiple ball check valve - Hassink, M., 2016
  • Design and evaluation of anchoring methods for the Ocean Grazer - Houtsma, H., 2015
  • Dynamical modelling, analysis and optimization of a floater blanket for the Ocean Grazer - Clemente, S., 2015
  • Analysis and dynamical modeling of a piston valve for a wave energy converter - Crùz, A., 2015
  • Designing a transmission system for the Ocean Grazer - Evers,L., 2015
  • The design of a check valve for the Ocean Grazer - Botterweg, D.A., 2015
  • Experimental validation of dynamical contact models of the Ocean Grazer - Van Rooij, M., 2015
  • Simulation of a piston-type hydraulic pump for the Ocean Grazer - Meijer, H., 2014
  • Nonlinear control design for wave energy converter - Galván, B., 2014
  • Dynamical modelling, analysis and control design of a distributed sea wave energy storage system - Martí Saumell, J., 2013

Bachelor Theses

  • Work title to be determined - Bos, R., forthcoming
  • Work title to be determined - Jacobs, R.D.W., forthcoming
  • Work title to be determined - Telkamp, G., forthcoming
  • Work title to be determined - Miocevic, A., forthcoming
  • Design and Implementation of a method to determine the relation between the particle motion components and the energy - Brenes Casasola, J.E., 2017
  • Validating floater blanket models for the Ocean Grazer - Bögels, M.J.J., 2017
  • Work title to be determined - Muntinga, H.E., 2017
  • Optimal turbine for a varying head and flow in the Ocean Grazer - van den Berg, P, 2016
  • Modelling and simulating the behavior of the floater blanket for the Ocean Grazer - Oosterwijk, B.L., 2016
  • Wave tank experiments on the prototype of the floater blanket - Visser, M.R.A., 2016
  • Empirical research on multi-chamber Oscillating Water Columns - Vreriks, S.G., 2016
  • How to store electricity generated in the Ocean Grazer? - de Vries, M., 2016
  • Investagion of the added value of an oscillating water column for the Ocean Grazer - Zaharia, R. 2016
  • A feasibility study of the application of a piston ring system for the piston-type hydraulic pump system in the Ocean Grazer - Gupta, S. 2015
  • Creating a structural design for the floater elements of the Ocean Grazer - Herwig, T., 2015
  • Conversion of hydraulic head into electrical energy in the Ocean Grazer - Hartsuiker, N., 2015
  • Determining the amount of floater members of the Ocean Grazer - Strack van Schijndel, O., 2015
  • The design of an engine controller for the Ocean Grazer experimental setup - Lambert, P., 2015
  • Creating a better Data Management System for The Ocean Grazer Group - Van der Molen, J., 2015
  • Reasearching the floater-piston connection of the Ocean Grazer - Van Zanten, W., 2015
  • Development of various wave profiles for the experimental setup - Schlooz, W., 2015
  • Designing and testing a nonlinear energy sink applied to the Ocean Grazer - Wierenga, W., 2014
  • Validation of the Ocean Grazer structure - Gelders, M. 2014
  • Creating a scale model design for the Ocean Grazer project - Welink, J., 2014
  • Developing a suitable software control and measuring platform for the prototype of the Ocean Grazer - Van Vreeswijk, P., 2014
  • Water management and energy production of the Ocean Grazer - Visser, T., 2011
  • Is hydrogen a technical and economical suitable energy storage medium for the Wave Grazer? - Stokman, T.P., 2011