Essays about: "the role of operating system"

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  1. 1. Distribution of Meiofaunal biodiversity and abundance in relation to development stage of the Mangrove Forest

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Author : Matilda Hultman; [2017]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Mangrove ecosystems constitute a valuable economic resource harbouring a wide diversity of organisms and operating an essential provider of nutrients for adjoining marine ecosystems. The meiobenthic fauna (i.e. READ MORE

  2. 2. The comparison of automatic and manual loading in an underground mining environment

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Simon Marklund; [2017]
    Keywords : Underground Mining; Automation; Loading; Transport; LHD;

    Abstract : Mine automation has been in development since the 1980s and began to be implemented in the 1990s with the biggest drivers being safety, reduced maintenance and increased productivity. Automation is used in many different mining methods performing a variety of tasks. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Historic Record of Sea Ice Extents from Scatterometer Data

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Inès Otosaka; [2017]
    Keywords : sea ice; radar scattering; scatterometer;

    Abstract : Sea ice is a vital component of the cryosphere and does not only influence the polar regions but has a more global influence. Indeed, sea ice plays a major role in the regulation of the global climate system as the sea ice cover reflects the sun radiation back to the atmosphere keeping the polar regions cool. READ MORE

  4. 4. Optimization and energy efficiency measures in modified combined heat and power plant processes : A case study of changed processes in Mälarenergi power plant

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Emma Wiesner; [2017]
    Keywords : Energy effciency; combined heat and power; CHP; energy efficiency measures; Energieffektivisering; kraftvärmeprocesser; kraftvärme; kraftvärmeverk; energieffektiviseringsåtgärder;

    Abstract : The EU energy efficiency directive is driving the EU member states to set ambitious goals to increase energy efficiency. Mälarenergi AB is one of the Swedish energy companies, affected by the directive, that have taken an active role in order to increase efficiency within their energy production. READ MORE

  5. 5. Revisiting the Glocal : the critical role of alternative food movements in transforming the global food system

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Julia Schrader; [2017]
    Keywords : food system change; alternative food movements; structural change; social movements; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The dominant food system is unable to guarantee food security for 11% of the global population and hasn't solved problems of hunger, malnutrition, and obesity on the one hand side, while it also contributes fundamentally to the degradation of natural resources and makes living in a safe operating space for humankind increasingly unlikely. A transformational reform of the food system enabling increased access to food of the world's food-insecure people is much needed. READ MORE