Essays about: "life in a big city"

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  1. 1. Big data analytics for achieving smart city resilience Key factors for adoption

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Victor Zanabria; Diana Mlokozi; [2018]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The impressive growth of smart city initiatives can be widely witnessed worldwide. These cities are launched at the effort to improve quality of citizens’ life and help city planners optimize and operationalize management of urban infrastructures. READ MORE

  2. 2. „The Cost of Densification“ : Densification Processes and its Socio-spatial Effects in Santiago de Chile

    University essay from KTH/Samhällsplanering och miljö

    Author : Patrizia Kopp; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As the title already says the thesis will examine the densification processes and its socio-spatial effects in Santiago de Chile. This thesis has been written in cooperation with a research internship at the Universidad Católica in Santiago at the institute of urban and regional studies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Consequences of a flood in Kristianstad, Sweden : a GIS-based analysis of impacts on important societal functions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Jonas Sjögren; [2017]
    Keywords : important societal functions; Hammarslund Barrier Failure; flood consequences; flood risk analysis; physical geography; geography; Geographical Information Systems; Kristianstad; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : According to a recent report from the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency, the city of Kristianstad is considered as one of the most vulnerable in Sweden regarding consequences of a flood. Being protected by a barrier system, a failure would most likely have serious impact on the city. READ MORE

  4. 4. Kirkjusandur Neighborhood

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

    Author : Brynja Gudnadottir; [2017]
    Keywords : Urban design Water Sustainable living Density Stormwater treatment Historical waterways; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : This master thesis addresses urban sprawl, population growth and density in Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland. The inhabitants of the capital area are estimated to increase by 19-26% by 2040. Reykjavik has a housing shortage, problem with sprawl, movability, walkability and transportation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Autonomous City - The vehicle electronics and connected services industry cluster in western Sweden towards 2030

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Lydia Brengesjö; Signe Vallin; [2017]
    Keywords : cluster; cluster life cycle; scenario planning; employment forecasting; vehicle electronics;

    Abstract : he traditional automotive sector is changing rapidly with new innovations within electronics and software, due to the digitalization. Mobility as a service, autonomous cars, big data, smart lanes and cars that can be upgraded are just some examples of how the industry will change more in the next 10 years than it has in the past 50. READ MORE