Team

The team of 2022

We are the TU Delft Hydro Motion Team, a team of 24 driven students. It is in our nature to challenge the future. We are driven visionaries: aspiring to improve the world, stepping up when faced by a challenge. Our vision is to inspire everyone, from individuals to big industry leaders, to accelerate the adaptation to sustainable technologies. Our mission is to demonstrate the viability of a more sustainable and green maritime industry, while encouraging development of future engineers.  

To discover the personal motivation of our team members, click their photos below. 

Management
Sophie van ‘t Hoff20210922131151

Sophie van ‘t Hoff

Team Manager
Emile Craye20211215184432

Emile Craye

Project Manager
Olav van Voorst20211215184648

Olav van Voorst

Chief Engineer
Eline Driesse20211215184819

Eline Driesse

Operations Manager
Hull & Body
Mats Boersma20211215184937

Mats Boersma

Chief Hull and Body
Sietse Duister20211215200613

Sietse Duister

Hull Design
Louis Van Cauwenberghe20211215200717

Louis Van Cauwenberghe

Internal Design
Sacha Oonincx20211215200827

Sacha Oonincx

Structural Analysis
Vehicle Dynamics
Bas van Berkel20211215200922

Bas van Berkel

Chief Vehicle Dynamics
Suzet Giltay20211215201045

Suzet Giltay

Propulsion and Height Control
Martin van Schie20211215201126

Martin van Schie

Wings and Struts
Michiel Zwartjes20211215201214

Michiel Zwartjes

Height Control and Propulsion
Albert Tiktak20211215202329

Albert Tiktak

Struts and Wings
Electronics
Peer Kalk20211215201604

Peer Kalk

Chief Electronics
Hessel Schulte20211215201649

Hessel Schulte

Energy Management
Rick van Weelden20211215201731

Rick van Weelden

Height Control
Palle Maesen20211215201813

Palle Maesen

Dashboard
Kyon Caldera20211215201900

Kyon Caldera

Embedded Systems
Powertrain
Shayan Farrokhi20211215201259

Shayan Farrokhi

Chief Powertrain
Onno Schreurs20211215201356

Onno Schreurs

Powerbox and Motor Control
Tom van der Zwart20211215201518

Tom van der Zwart

Cooling Systems and Fueling
Operations
Fleur Jansen20211215202040

Fleur Jansen

Exposure
Tanja Overbeek20211215202144

Tanja Overbeek

Exposure
Mannes van de Winkel20211215202238

Mannes van de Winkel

External Relations and Acquisition
Chia Yu Lin20220504152725

Chia Yu Lin

Exposure

Studies

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Marine Technology
  • Industrial Design Engineering
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Applied Mathematics & Applied Physics
  • Applied Physics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Life Science & Technology
  • Computer Science and Engineering

The team at the Tu delft

The contribution of every team member is essential. Because of the different study backgrounds and personalities we have a very diverse team. We need everyone all year round in order to build this unique boat full of innovative techniques and in order to win the race.

All team members are very motivated to learn new things and give their 100%

THe 2021 team

Team members:
  • Simone Vis
  • Bouwe Theijse
  • Rick van Wilsem
  • Gerben Rijpkema
  • Laura Hurenkamp
  • Jan van Doorn
  • Gerard Wiegersma
  • Gwen Rongen
  • Stijn Wouters
  • Hidde Jansen
  • Alberto van Meenen
  • Jasper Boogers
  • Pieter van der Spek
  • Julian Sanders
  • Lieke van der Linden
  • Thomas Kamminga
  • Daniel van Paassen
  • Anna Koper
  • Esmée Gajadin
  • Tim Kaasjager
  • Jomi Baggerma
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the 2020 team

Team members:
  • Lena de Rouw
  • Ruben van Es
  • Eva Smits
  • Luigi Manni
  • Melissa Oremans
  • Tristan Hamers
  • Saskia Alberts
  • Olivier de Jong
  • Stephan van Reen
  • Reinoud Lampe
  • Nikki van Luijk
  • Marko Rehbein
  • Maarten van Nistelrooij
  • Emir Sarlak
  • Victor Verbist
  • Roan van der Voort
  • Menno Looman
  • Shivani Singh
  • Bart van Gisbergen
  • Emma Linders
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the 2019 team

Team members:
  • Kristian Ruiter
  • Sven Uitendaal
  • Tom Cratsborn
  • Redmer Aarnink
  • Sige van Beurden
  • Christopher de Koning
  • Olmar van Beurden
  • Tim Lelieveld
  • Martijn Brummelhuis
  • Alexander van Citters
  • Gijs van Rijen
  • Max Bouwmeesters
  • Kjell Vleeschouwer
  • Giulia Gatti
  • Maartje Veraart
  • Casper van der Horst
  • Mariëtte Schönfeld
  • Maurits van der Tol
  • Riley Barendse
  • Jochem de Kwant
  • Wouter de Bles
  • Willemijn Mes
  • Kimberley van Batenburg
  • Danielle Wagenaar
  • Mechteld Bakkenes
  • Giovanni Lieuw
  • Bram De Vree
  • Laurens van Rijssel
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THe 2018 team

Team members:
  • Michiel Giliam
  • Sjoerd Berning
  • Olmar van Beurden
  • Thomas van der Pas
  • Francesco Mitrotta
  • Timo Boxma
  • Rebecca Belmer
  • Alexander Verhoeven
  • Mykolas Grinevicius
  • Doris van den Heuvel
  • Huy Tran
  • Wouter Spek
  • Stefan van der Maarel
  • Esmee Huijten
  • Laura Rivera Diez
  • Paul Schellekens
  • Manon van Eijkelenburg
  • Jorn Hoofwijk
  • Anna Boon
  • Mathieu D’heer
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THe 2017 team

Team members:
  • Bob Vlamings
  • Casper van Engelenburg
  • Philip de Rijk
  • Tim van der Weide
  • Andrew Snaathorst
  • Cas Rosier
  • Tara Bolton
  • Suzanne Assen
  • Giancarlo Marelli
  • Prashanth Neelakantan
  • Margriet Cox
  • Jeroen Esseveld
  • Jan Verheyen
  • Christopher de Koning
  • Max Sibeijn
  • Freddy Bos
  • Michiel Mollema
  • Nicolas Mavrocordatos
  • Laura Rivera Diez
  • Emma Erkelens
  • Jessy van Eesteren
  • Dorian Heitzig
  • Gevase Lovell-Prescod
  • Max Pigmans
  • Romme Koldenhof
  • Daniel Vos
  • Sanjeet Desai
  • Rebecca Belmer
  • Heleen van den Hout
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THe 2016 team

Team members:
  • Tom van Woudenberg
  • Tijmen Bregt
  • Jelle Riekse
  • Bart Vonk
  • Casper Vertregt
  • Eloy Geenjaar
  • Esmeé Vermolen
  • Irene Overtoom
  • Jasper Smit
  • Laurent declerck
  • Lisanne Nijdam
  • Luc Does
  • Luuk van Litsenburg
  • Maarten Kemna
  • Myra Nelissen
  • Rijk van Wijk
  • Robin Berendschot
  • Sarkout Mahmoud
  • Sophie Warringa
  • Thore Roepman
  • Floor Melman
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THe 2015 team

Team members:
  • Raymond Blokker
  • Teun Verhagen
  • Kasper Slagter
  • Martine van der Lelij
  • Jelte Doeksen
  • Thijs Schouten
  • Sander Knegt
  • Martijn Koorn
  • Danny Bokma
  • Jasper Smit
  • Tim Heijnen
  • Luuk van Litsenburg
  • Maarten de Vries
  • Bernard de Muynck
  • Mehmet Kuday
  • Joris Hampsink
  • Tijmen Bregt
  • Erik den Boer
  • Luc Does
  • Mark Ulrici
  • Selvavignesh Vedamanickam
  • Jagadeesh Narayana Swamy
  • Lavanya Chandrashekar
  • Eldert Zeinstra
  • Balu Gowda
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THe 2014 team

Team members:
  • Tim Heijnen
  • Sandr Knegt
  • Jelte Doeksen
  • Kasper Slagter
  • Gijs Bruining
  • Teun Verhagen
  • Eefje Vredeveldt
  • Boris Mattijssen
  • Mirte Freriks
  • Tomas te Velde
  • Gerben Schonebaum
  • Inge Schnitger
  • Lenny Bakker
  • Gijsbert van Marrewijk
  • Johan Schonebaum
  • Linda chen
  • Rik Nijessen
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