Essays about: "two-layer model"

Found 5 essays containing the words two-layer model.

  1. 1. A CFD Study Of The Aerodynamic Eects OfPlatooning Trucks

    University essay from KTH/Mekanik

    Author : David Norrby; [2014]
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    Abstract : In the present work the aerodynamic forces on trucks driving in so-called platoon are investigated in a numerical fashion. Driving in platoon, or convoy, refers to in an orderly manner driving in a line, one truck after the other, taking advantage of the unrecovered _ow behind each truck. The phenomenon is called slipstreaming or drafting. READ MORE

  2. 2. Electrochemical analysis of Zinc for biodegradable applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för informations- och kommunikationsteknik (ICT)

    Author : Mariann Larsson; [2012]
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    Abstract : To avoid costly and risky secondary surgery after implantation, biodegradableimplants are of importance to the medical device industry.Theseshould be designed to degrade in a controlled manner, and to haverest products taken care of by the body’s internal mechanisms withoutcausing harm. READ MORE

  3. 3. Salinity Intrusion into the Maha Oya Estuary and Associated Coastal Waterway

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Don Clerance Denzil Weerakkody; [2012]
    Keywords : the Maha Oya; Salinity intrusion; stratified flow; time-varying model; two-layer model; salt water wedge.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The Maha Oya (river) originates in the Kandy district of Sri Lanka and travels about 130 km passing four districts to reach the sea at Kochchikade in Sri Lanka. It holds the 3rd largest average annual runoff among the 103 of distinct river basins in Sri Lanka. Its contribution as a fresh water source is of great significance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Protocol Design and Implementation for Wireless Sensor Networks

    University essay from KTH/Reglerteknik

    Author : Piergiuseppe Di Marco; [2008]
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    Abstract : Designing efficient and reliable communication protocols for wireless sensor networks in indoor monitoring applications is a challenging task, due to the uncertainty and dynamics of the environment.We consider SERAN, a two-layer semi-random protocol that specifies a routing algorithm and a MAC layer for clustered wireless sensor networks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Benchmark of Probabilistic Methods for Fault Diagnosis

    University essay from KTH/Reglerteknik

    Author : Mary Lam; [2007]
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    Abstract : To be able to do the correct action when a fault is detected, the fault isolation part must be precise and run in real time during operation of the process. In many cases can it be difficult to decide exactly where the fault is localized. READ MORE