peer reviewed, international articles

Timan, T. & Dalibert, L. (à paraître, 2019). « Un simple outil de surveillance ? Biographie d’une caméra portée sur le corps par la police aux Pays-Bas » Technologie et Innovation, numéro spécial sur les biographies d’innovation comme vecteur de développement de la culture technique.

van Dongen, L & Timan, T (2017). Your Smart Coffee Machine Knows What You Did Last Summer: A Legal Analysis of the Limitations of Traditional Privacy of the Home under Dutch Law in the Era of Smart Technology. Scripted journal, Issue 14:2: 208-238

Koops, B. J., Newell, B. C., Timan, T., Skorvanek, I., Chokrevski, T., & Galic, M. (2016). A typology of privacy. U. Pa. J. Int’l L.38, 483

Timan, Tjerk (2016). The Body-worn Camera as a Transitional Technology. Surveillance & Society 14(1): 145-149

Galič, Timan and Koops (2016). Bentham, Foucault and beyond: An overview of surveillance theories from Panopticon to participation. Philosophy & Technology. Volume 30, pp. 9-37

Timan, T  & Albrechtslund, A (2015). Surveillance, Self and Smartphones: Tracking Practices in the Nightlife. Science and Engineering Ethics. Springer. DOI 10.1007/s11948-015-9691-8

Timan, T. (2013). Surveillance in Urban Nightscapes A STS-Informed Perspective.       TECNOSCIENZA. Italian Journal of Science & Technology Studies 4 (2) pp. 92-124 

Timan, T. & Oudshoorn, N.E.J. (2012).  Mobile Cameras as New Technologies of Surveillance? How Citizens Experience the Use of Mobile Cameras in Public Nightscapes. Surveillance & Society 10 (2), pp 167–181

Schwanen, T., van Aalst, I., Brands, J., & Timan, T. (2012). Rhythms of the night: spatiotemporal inequalities in the nighttime economy. Environment and Planning A, 44(9), 2064–2085. doi:10.1068/a44494


Privacy in Public Space. Conceptual and regulatory challenges (Timan, Newell, Koops eds). Edward Elgar Publishers, 2017

SurveillancePrivacy and Public Space (Bryce Clayton NewellTjerk Timan, and BertJaap KoopsedsRoutledgeRoutledge Studies in Surveillance book series, 2018 (in print)

book chapters

Ball, Webster & Timan (2018). Surveillance theory meets participatory theory. In Surveillance and Democracy in Europe (eds. Ball and Webster), Routledge Publishing.

Timan, T, Newell, B.C. and Koops, B.J. (2017) Introduction: Conceptual directions for thinking about privacy in public space. In Privacy in Public Spaces – conceptual and regulatory challenges (Timan, Newell, Koops eds), Edward Elgar Publishers

Timan, T.  (2017) Privacy in public space. In Privacy in Public Spaces – conceptual and regulatory challenges (Timan, Newell, Koops eds), Edward Elgar Publishers. pp 269 – 290

Timan, T.(2017). Policy, design and use of police-worn bodycameras in the Netherlands. In Under Observation: The Interplay between eHealth and Surveillance: Springer Publishers, 2017, pp 139-162

Timan, T, Galič, M, & Bert-Jaap Koops (2017). Surveillance Theory and Its Implications for Law. The Oxford Handbook of the Law and Regulation of Technology. Editors: Brownsword, Eloise Scotford, and Karen Yeung, pp 731-753

book reviews

Timan, T (2016). Review of Information Infrastructure(s): Boundaries, Ecologies, Multiplicity. Eds Giuseppina Pellegrino and Alessandro Mongili Review for the Technoscienza journal.

Timan, T (2015). Review of The Data Revolution: Big Data, Open Data, Data Infrastructures and Their Consequences, Rob Kitchin. International Journal of Media & Cultural Politics 11, issue 1


Reid, L., and Timan, T. (2017) What are digital methods, where have they come from, and how/why are they important? Working Paper, Centre for Housing Research, University of St Andrews

Timan, T & Ellsworth-Krebs, K. Going Digital: Attempting to Bring Digital Tools to the Study of Everyday Home Life. Everyday Futures Workshop. Institute for Social Futures: Lancaster

Verhagen . J. et. al. Designing values in an adaptive learning platform. ep4la2016 workshop (

Timan, T (2014). Bodycamera use in Dutch surveillance practices. In HUMAN FACTORS IN ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT – XI NORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE – 46 . p 147 – 149

PhD thesis

Timan, T (2013). Changing landscapes of surveillance. Emerging technologies and participatory surveillance in Dutch nightscapes. Phd thesis University of Twente


Škorvánek, Ivan, Bert-Jaap Koops, and Tjerk Timan. “Surveillance, Criminal Procedure, and Regulatory Connection: the Case of Sewage Monitoring.” Tilburg Law School Research Paper Forthcoming (2019).

Timan, T. & Karanikolova, K. (2018). TOOP Deliverable D 2.10: Ex Ante Impact Assessment Framework for TOOP (internal deliverable).

Timan et al. (2018). Opkomende technologie-en. Update van de technologie verkenning 2015 (in Dutch). Technology trend report for the Dutch ministry of Interior Affairs.

Wabeke,T., Klos,V., & Timan, T. (2018). “Trias Analytica” – how to conduct data science responsibly. TNO company whitepaper (in Dutch).

Kotterink, B & Timan, T. (2018). The impact of digitisation on social services – Report for Eurofound.

Van Veenstra, A.F., Timan, T., Vermeulen. P. (2018). TOOP Deliverable D 2.9: Impact Assessment Framework (internal deliverable)

Timan, T. & Kotterink, B. (2017). BDVE Deliverable D 2.2: The Free Flow of Data – A moving target (internal deliverable)

Timan, T & Niezen, M. (2016). Interim Report “Social-Ethical Implication of the MicroMole”.Internal Deliverable (confidential)

Timan, T & Udo, W. (2016). Workshop Report “Privacy and medical data” for the Human Brain Project. Commissioned by the Danish Board of Technology


Timan, T. (2018). “Where and how to find data definitions”.

Timan, T & Koops, E.J. (2014). Sociale media en surveillance: over verschuivende rollen en vervagende grenzen. Strafblad p. 284 – 290. Sdu uitgevers

Timan, T (2014). Als de nacht valt(2); Bekijken & beken worden. Geografie 6. p. 18-20

Schwanen, T; van Aalst, I; van Liempt, I; Brands, J; Timan, T. (2011) Surveillance in Urban Nightscapes: presenting a research project. Derive: Zeitschrift fur Stadtforschung 44, pp. 18-22


2016 Reviewer for “Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice”

2016 Reviewer for the conference book “CPDP 2016”

2016 Reviewer for the journal “Science and Engineering Ethics”

2016 Reviewer for the journal “The Information Society”

2013 – 2014 Reviewer for the journal “Information, Communication and Society”.