Solar Magazine: Double-interview on Solar Research Programme

Solar Magazine: Double-interview on Solar Research Programme

The Dutch SolarMagazine featured a double-interview about the new SolarResearchProgramme of Wageningen UR, coordinated by Sven Stremke and Jeroen Sluijsmans. We are working on the following six PV themes: 1. Landscape and spatial quality, 2. Biodiversity, 3. Soil quality, 4. Public acceptance, 5. Agrivoltaics, and 6. Technological innovation. The interview can be accessed here. Photo credits Dirk...

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Appointment Professor at Amsterdam Academy of Architecture

Appointment Professor at Amsterdam Academy of Architecture

Sven Stremke has been appointed professor of Landscape Architecture at the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture and will lead the research group High-density energy landscapes. He has been appointed for a period of four years. His research at the Academy focuses on the development of sustainable energy landscapes with special attention for the roles of design and the designer in energy transition. Earlier this year, Sven Stremke hosted a first...

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Towards more green urban planning and design at Wageningen University

Towards more green urban planning and design at Wageningen University

Wageningen UR is setting up a new chair ‘Green Urban Planning and Design’, which brings together the knowledge of many Wageningen UR disciplines reaching from natural to technological and social sciences (e.g. land use planning and landscape architecture, urban meteorology, environmental technology and environmental policy). The main research objective is deepening the systemic understanding of urban landscapes by integrating evidence-based...

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AMS institute in the media

AMS institute in the media

On the 20th of June, Het Parool published an article about the AMS institute. The newspaper article also features an interview with Sven Stremke and can be accessed here (in Dutch...

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Sven joins AMS as Principal Investigator for Energy (part-time)

Sven joins AMS as Principal Investigator for Energy (part-time)

In February 2014, Sven joint the new Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions as Principal Investigator for Energy. The position entails initiation and coordination of research on energy and other resource flows for the new institute. AMS is a collaboration between MIT, TU Delft, Wageningen UR and other public and industry partners. First ideas and project proposals will be presented at the AMS launch conference on the 20th of...

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PhD defense Silvia Minichino

PhD defense Silvia Minichino

On Monday the 5th of May, Silvia Minichino successfully defended her PhD thesis entitled “Landscape architecture and sustainable energy transition. Designing for renewable energy policies from the Italian perspective” at the University of Florence, the department of Architecture. The thesis committee existed of Giampiero Donin, full professor of Landscape Architecture, University of Reggio Calabria, Leone Manfredi, assistant professor of...

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