Essays about: "prototyping"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 229 essays containing the word prototyping.

  1. 1. Digital face of the city : Application of NFC in contextualized and personalized data access to urban environment

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Inessa Sofronova; [2016]
    Keywords : Mobile information needs; user-centered approach; NFC; research through design; affordances; urban informatics;

    Abstract : Near Field Communication (NFC) approach may be seen as a perspective way to improve user experience of quick data access with mobile devices to various services (secure payments, information exchange between users, etc.) in a city. READ MORE

  2. 2. Development of a Cost-Effective, Reliable and Versatile Monitoring System for Solar Power Installations in Developing Countries : A Minor Field Study as a Master Thesis of the Master Programme in Engineering Physics, Electrical Engineering

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Fasta tillståndets elektronik; Uppsala universitet/Fasta tillståndets elektronik

    Author : Fredrik Trella; Nils Paakkonen; [2016]
    Keywords : Solar Power; PV Systems; Embedded Systems; Freescale Freedom Board; Freescale Kinetis; Kinetis K64; Measurement of Solar Power; IV curves; Electronics project management; Open Source; Designspark PCB; ECAD; CAD; EMC; PCB manufacturing; Prototyping; Minor Field Study; MFS; SIDA; SystemC; Kenya; Nairobi; University of Nairobi; Justus Simiyu; David Karibe; Arnold Bett; Mjomba Kale; Boniface J M Muthoka; International Science Programme; ISP; MIC79110YML; LM2576; Island System; Hybrid System; Solar Charge Controller; Solar Power Inverter; State Space Model; Model Based Development; Platform Based Development; Makers; Just-Us Powers; Just-Us; ESP8266; Fona mini; DHT22; ACS758; Model of Computation; MOC; Toner-Transfer; Toner Transfer; 3D-CAD; Mpala Research Centre;

    Abstract : This report is the result of a conducted Minor Field Study (MFS), to the greatestextent funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency(SIDA), in an attempt to design a system for evaluating smaller solar power systems indeveloping countries. The study was to the greater part conducted in Nairobi, Kenyain close collaboration with the University of Nairobi. READ MORE

  3. 3. Control of critical data flows : Automated monitoring of insurance data

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektro- och systemteknik (EES)

    Author : Christoffer Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Information technology controls. Enterprise Architecture. Continuous monitoring. Data flows. PENG. Benefits evaluation. Gap analysis.;

    Abstract : EU insurance companies work on implementing the Solvency II directive, which calls for stronger focus on data quality and information controls. Information controls are procedures that can validate data at rest and data in motion to detect errors and anomalies. READ MORE

  4. 4. World of Workraft: a step towards the gamification of industrial control systems for future operators : N/A

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

    Author : Riccardo Rigo; [2016]
    Keywords : Gamification; Game Design; UX; Control Rooms; Future Operators.;

    Abstract : Industrial control systems (ICSs) are software systems that allow operators to remotely control entire industrial processes. This activity is usually performed within particular spaces located inside the facilities: control rooms. READ MORE

  5. 5. Visible Light Communication as a material for design

    University essay from KTH/Människa-datorinteraktion, MDI (stängd 20111231)

    Author : Charles Windlin; [2016]
    Keywords : Interaction Design; Human Computer Interaction; Tinkering; Visible Light Communication; Materiality; Digital Material; Constructive Design Research; Prototyping.;

    Abstract : Visible light communication (VLC) is a novel complement to Radio Frequency Communication (RFC) and has many applications in wireless communication, indoor positioning and where RFC is not applicable. The problem is that the technology is black-boxed and therefore hard to apply in today’s design process. READ MORE