Essays about: "information"

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  1. 1. Speech-to-speech translation using deep learning

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Fredrik Bredmar; [2017-03-17]
    Keywords : Neural Networks; Deep Learning; LSTM; RNN; Speech-to-speech translation;

    Abstract : Current state-of-the-art translation systems for speech-to-speech rely heavily on atext representation for the translation. By transcoding speech to text we lose importantinformation about the characteristics of the voice such as the emotion, pitchand accent. READ MORE

  2. 2. The New Economy - Knowledge Investments - Enterprises intangible investments - the new source of growth

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för matematiska vetenskaper

    Author : Pasha Hashemi; [2017-03-15]
    Keywords : Intangible Investments; Knowledge based Capital KBC Investments; Economic Growth;

    Abstract : Economic-based growth is increasingly becoming dependent on the wide range of intangible investments,known as knowledge-based capital (KBC) investments. Its rapid asset size growth has called for transparencyin the various components that embodies KBC investments in order to gain greater knowledgeconcerning their structure. READ MORE

  3. 3. Student departure from teacher education A study of compulsory school teacher education programmes in Gothenburg University

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Aivi Toompalu; [2017-03-07]
    Keywords : Teacher education; student departure; study break; transfer; grounded theory;

    Abstract : Aim: Utilizing the information that Gothenburg University (GU) has about the cohort of students in compulsory school TE programmes that started their studies in autumn 2011, this current research aims to explore the possible emerging patterns regarding students’ decision to depart from their studies.Theory: As a data-driven research, the theoretical basis of this study lies on grounded theory (Glaser & Strauss, 2008) aiming to describe the phenomenon of student departure through the information that students have given to GU regarding their decision to leave. READ MORE

  4. 4. The financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the increasing demand for sustainability

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Robin Svedberg; Julius Fogelström Sundström; [2017-03-02]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Background and problematization: Åkesson (2008) studied the non-regulated part of the annual report in 16 large-cap firms listed on NASDAQ Stockholm during the years 1965-2004, in order to describe and explain, in general, the development of financial – and non-financial measurements and goals. We partially continued this study, by examining mostly the same firms, but during the time-period 2007-2015, and instead of focusing on all possible explanations for the development of financial – and non-financial measurement and goals, we chose to partially study the adoption of IFRS, the financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the increased demand for sustainability´s possible influence on the measurements and goals. READ MORE

  5. 5. Working in a culturally diverse preschool Focus on preschool teachers’ experiences and perceptions

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Eleni Tampaki; [2017-02-15]
    Keywords : multicultural education; preschool; life-history research; Teachers’ voices;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the current study is to give the opportunity for teachers’ voices, which have often remained silent, to be heard. Through teachers’ personal stories, the study intends to identify patterns of similarity in order to gain valuable insights of the lived experiences of the preschool teachers working in a multicultural environment. READ MORE