Essays about: "trees"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 752 essays containing the word trees.

  1. 1. Why put that Seedling in the Ground - A Case Study of the TIST Tree Planting Program in Tamil Nadu India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Calle Malmström; [2015-02-20]
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    Abstract : This study examines a reforestation program, TIST (The International Small Group and Tree Planting Program), and its effects on farmer's tree planting behavior. TIST is funded by selling carbon credits on the Voluntary Carbon Market and derive the carbon credits from farmers who plant trees in their own lands. READ MORE

  2. 2. Automated Fault Tree Generation from Requirement Structures

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Fordonssystem

    Author : Johan Andersson; [2015]
    Keywords : fault tree; Scania; safety analysis; bayesian network; requirement structure;

    Abstract : The increasing complexity of today’s vehicles gives drivers help with everything from adaptive cruisecontrol to warning lights for low fuel level. But the increasing functionality also increases the risk offailures in the system. To prevent system failures, different safety analytic methods can be used, e.g. READ MORE

  3. 3. Color Features for Boosted Pedestrian Detection

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Niklas Hansson; [2015]
    Keywords : Pedestrian detection; boosting; color self similarity; color features;

    Abstract : The car has increasingly become more and more intelligent throughout the years. Today's radar and vision based safety systems can warn a driver and brake the vehicle automatically if obstacles are detected. Research projects such as the Google Car have even succeeded in creating fully autonomous cars. READ MORE

  4. 4. The bearing capacity of Nordic soil

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Begoña Pla Rubio; [2015]
    Keywords : Bearing capacity; root reinforcement; shear test; COMSOL Multiphysics; Bekker; Bärkraft; rotförstärkning; skjuvtest; COMSOL Multiphysics; Bekker;

    Abstract : Heavy forestry machines have great immediate effect on soil properties. This increases the interest to develop approaches that help understanding better the interaction between the forest machines and the terrain and consequently develop the forwarders to be gentle to the environment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Head-Mounted Displays for Harvester Operators – A Pilot Study

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.); KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Anders Nordlie; Staffan Till; [2015]
    Keywords : Operator; harvester; bucking data; head-mounted display; and augmented reality; Operatör; skördare; apteringsdata; augmented reality och head-mounted display;

    Abstract : Harvester operators are handling large amounts of information while processing trees. Primarily by looking at the close environment, the trees, and the harvesting head, but also through the bucking display placed in front of the operator. READ MORE