Essays about: "building materials"

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  1. 1. Forecasting High Yield Corporate Bond Industry Excess Return

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Carlos Junior Lopez Vydrin; [2018]
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    Abstract : In this thesis, we apply unsupervised and supervised statistical learning methods on the high-yield corporate bond market with the goal of predicting its future excess return. We analyse the excess return of industry based indices of high-yield corporate bonds belonging to the Chemical, Metals, Paper, Building Materials, Packaging, Telecom, and Electric Utility industry. READ MORE

  2. 2. 2D Neutron Imaging with 10B-Based Multi-Blade Detector

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

    Author : Tõnu Ilves; [2018]
    Keywords : thermal; neutron; imaging; 2D; Multi-Blade; detector; boron; boron-10; nuclear physics; multi wire proportional chamber; digitizer; ESS; European Spallation Source; surface study; reflectometry; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : In the field of thermal-neutron imaging, the Multi-Blade detector concept and design, being developed for the upcoming European Spallation Source in Lund, Sweden, is unique. The current report presents, for the first time, the neutron-imaging capabilities of a boron-10-based Multi-Blade thermal-neutron detector, measured at a reflectometry instrument at Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in Oxfordshire, England under high spallation neutron flux. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ferroelectricity in nanocrystalline Hf0.5Zr0.5O2 thin films

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Fasta tillståndets fysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Lun Sang; [2018]
    Keywords : ferroelectricity; Hf0.5Zr0.5O2; GIXRD; XRR; Technology and Engineering; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Hafnium dioxide (HfO_2) based thin films doped with various dopants (Si, Ge, Al, Gd, Sr, Zr) have been found to exhibit ferroelectricity. These dopants were found to stabilize the III orthorhombic phase in the hafnium oxide based thin films. READ MORE

  4. 4. Storytelling som marknadsföringsstrategi för en hållbar innovation : en berättelse om flerbostadshus i trä

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Jesper Kollberg Dahlström; Moa Gunnarsson; Stina Laggren; [2017]
    Keywords : hållbar innovation; hållbar marknadsföring; storytelling; byggindustrin; flerbostadshus byggda i trä; cirkulär- och biobaserad ekonomi; bryta en norm;

    Abstract : Den globala uppvärmningen tillsammans med en allt snabbare resursförbrukning till följd av en växande population innebär att det inte längre är hållbart för företag att använda den linjära ekonomiska modellen” take-make-dispose”. Den ekonomiska modellen som har dominerat företagsstrukturen sedan den industriella revolutionen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identification of volatile organic compounds (VOC) and organophosphate flame retardants (OPFR) in building materials

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för naturvetenskap och teknik

    Author : Daniel Duberg; [2017]
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    Abstract : Humans today spend most of their time in various indoor settings such as housing, schools and workplaces. The quality of the indoor environment is therefore of great significance for our wellbeing. However, it has been suggested that the indoor environment contains over 6000 organic compounds, such as various volatile organic compounds (VOC). READ MORE