Essays about: "BIS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the word BIS.

  1. 1. ELECTRICAL BIOIMPEDANCE CEREBRAL MONITORING : A Study of Cerebral Impedance Variation

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknik och hälsa (STH)

    Author : Shiva Mokhberi; [2016]
    Keywords : Electrical Bioimpedance Spectroscopy; Stroke; Hemorrhage; Ischemia; Biomedical Instrumentation; Non-invensive Monitoring;

    Abstract : Stroke is amongst the leading causes of death and disability worldwide. Today diagnosis of Stroke is restricted to fixed imaging facilities which do not provide a rapid diagnostic. A portable device which could provide a non invasive assessment of stroke would therefore decrease the time of diagnosis and increase the chance of survival. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bank capitalization and credit rating assessment : Evidence from the EBA stress test

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Evgenia Dimitrova; [2016]
    Keywords : Bank capitalization; Moody’s credit rating assessment; EBA stress test; capital structures; banks adequacy and solvency; excess equity;

    Abstract : Banks face market pressure when determining their capital structures because they are subject to strict regulations. CFOs are willing to adjust their company’s capital structures in order to obtain higher ratings. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strengths-based social work with unaccompanied minors and newly-arrived families: A qualitative study of Barn i Start

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Malte Bolender; [2016]
    Keywords : Migration; Social work; Social integration; Strengths-based social work; Unaccompanied minors; Newly-arrived families; Refugees; Public non-governmental partnerships; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores strengths-based social work with unaccompanied minors and newly-arrived families in Lund, Sweden, through a qualitative study based on par-ticipant observation and interviews at Barn i Start (BiS), a program for refugees. Previous research claims that welfare provision in Sweden has changed from a purely state-run service provider toward a heterogenic landscape of various public, private and non-governmental actors, and that different normative discourses in-form social work with migrants. READ MORE

  4. 4. Synthesis of a Magnetic Catalyst for Depolymerisation of Polyester - A magnetic Magnesium-Aluminium mixed Oxides Catalyst

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för kemi och kemiteknik

    Author : Emma Hermansson; [2016]
    Keywords : polyester; polyethylene terephthalate; chemical recycling; glycolysis; magnetic catalyst; magnesium-aluminium mixed oxides; bis 2-hydroxyethyl terephthalate;

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  5. 5. “We drive until the last vehicle is stuck”: how resilient is Hamburg’s public transport system to climate change effects?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Christoph Aberle; [2015]
    Keywords : adaptation; sustainability science; Hamburg; climate change; urban; resilience; public transport; public transit; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Climate change consequences are forecasted to severely affect urban life. Already in the past years, extreme events such as heat-waves, cloudbursts, and storm surges have strained cities’ infrastructures and inhabitants. In this thesis, I investigate the impact of extreme weather events on Public Transport (PT) in Hamburg/Germany. READ MORE