Essays about: "Simon"

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  1. 1. Variable selection techniques for the Cox proportional hazardsmodel: A comparative study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Simon Peterson; Klas Sehlstedt; [2018-03-08]
    Keywords : All subset selection; Backward elimination; Best subset selection; BeSS; Cox proportinal hazards model; least absolute shrinkage and selction operator; LASSO;

    Abstract : In statistics different models are used to emulate real world processes. Variable selection refers to reduction of the number of parameters in the models in order to increase interpretability and model effectiveness. READ MORE

  2. 2. Behaviour of WebRTC in Non-optimal Networks

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Simon Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : WebRTC; interference; perceived quality; online survey; audio;

    Abstract : The behaviour of WebRTC when the real-time communication with audio is done over a non-optimal network is investigated in this thesis. Different methods for collecting and analyzing data from an online survey are considered. READ MORE

  3. 3. Feature Analysis in Online Signature Verification on Digital Whiteboard : An analysis on the performance of handwritten signature authentication using local and global features with Hidden Markov models

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Simon Olander Sahlén; [2018]
    Keywords : signature; machine learning; hmm; online; verification; hidden markov model; whiteboard; wall; wallrite; hand written; written;

    Abstract : The usage of signatures for authentication is widely accepted, and remains one of the most familiar biometric in our society. Efforts to digitalise and automate the verification of these signatures are hot topics in the field of Machine Learning, and a plethora of different tools and methods have been developed and adapted for this purpose. READ MORE

  4. 4. “The Post-Christian Christian Church” : Ecclesiological Implications ofMattias Martinson’s Post-Christian Theology

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kyrkovetenskap

    Author : Simon Hallonsten; [2018]
    Keywords : Kristendom och samhälle; Sekularisering; Postmodernism; Ateism; Postkristen; Religiöst liv; Martinson; Mattias; 1970-;

    Abstract : Starting in the socio-cultural changes associated with the recent proliferation of various post-terms, this essay explores Mattias Martinson’s proposal for a theological response to these developments. Based on Martinson’s Post-Christian Theology and The Cathedral in the Center, the essay sketches a post-Christian theology that attempts to transcend both traditional Christian theology and atheism as a response to a societal situation of widespread disbelief. READ MORE

  5. 5. Influence of probiotic treatment on allergy methylomics : Gene network analysis of epigenetic methylation patterns in CD4+ T cells from newborns treated with Lactobacillus reuteri

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Bioinformatik

    Author : Simon Söderholm; [2018]
    Keywords : allergy; epigenetics; methylation; probiotics; bioinformatics; CD4 T cells; Lactobacillus reuteri; PPI-networks;

    Abstract : The composition and diversity of the gastrointestinal microbiota and its interaction with human cells have been frequently associated with immune system functions and disease development, including autoimmunity and allergy. This is believed to be mediated in part through epigenetic modifications, mainly as DNA methylation. READ MORE