Essays about: "boundary work"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 166 essays containing the words boundary work.

  1. 1. Aerodynamic performance of a wind-turbine rotor by means of OpenFOAM

    University essay from KTH/Mekanik

    Author : Evangelos Giannopoulos; [2017]
    Keywords : wind turbine; rotor; performance; CFD model; boundary layer; roughness;

    Abstract : In order for wind-farm operators to deal with challenges regarding their fleet management, it is useful for them to estimate their units’ performance for different conditions. To perform such estimations, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) may be used. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving Business Excellence in the Business Process; A single case study focusing on processes and people

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Anna Jarskär; Anna Stiblert; [2016-09-27]
    Keywords : Business Excellence; Total Quality Management; Business Process Management; Standardisation; Employee Involvement; Employee Empowerment; Boundary Spanning; Manufacturing Company; Finance; Flowcharting; Case Study;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. The personal-time bankruptcy: A case study of how working-at-home employees justifies work-life imbalance by time-lending

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jonas Sennerstig; [2016]
    Keywords : Work-life-balance; at-home workers; technology; boundary less work; boundary management; border theory; work-life spillover; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: The personal-time bankruptcy: A case study of how working-at-home employees justifies work-life imbalance by time-lending Course: BUSN49, Degree Project in Managing People, Knowledge and Change – Master level, Business Administration. Author: Jonas Sennerstig Advisor: Jens Rennstam Key words: Work-life-balance, at-home workers, technology, boundary less work, boundary management, border theory, work-life spillover Purpose: The purpose of this study is to expand on and to nuance the understanding of the work-life balance literature and how at-home workers perceives work-life-balance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Combining Solar Thermal and Membrane Technologies. Sustainable fruit preservation in developing countries – a case study in laboratory

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö; Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Linn Andersson; [2016]
    Keywords : solar thermal drying; solar drying; fruit drying; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This work investigates how the heat produced by a solar dryer can improve the drying process of newly developed breathable membrane bags for drying and thus preserving fruits in developing countries and the increased efficiency of the process. For that purpose, a solar dryer was built and tested in an indoor solar simulator with similar irradiation as the sun. READ MORE

  5. 5. Diode laser spectroscopy for oxygen detection in the lungs of infants

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Atomfysik

    Author : Peilang Liao; [2016]
    Keywords : GASMAS; Tunable laser; Transport theory; 3D phantom; Diagnoses; Gas; Lung; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : This thesis work is part of a larger project with final goal to be able to measure the oxygen concentration in the lungs of infants, using non-invasive laser spectroscopy. This thesis is specifically dealing with simulations of light transport through the upper body of infants, as well as constructing a tissue-like model (phantom) that can be used in experiments. READ MORE