Essays about: "urban trees"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 essays containing the words urban trees.

  1. 1. Classification of terrain using superpixel segmentation and supervised learning

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/DatorseendeTekniska högskolan

    Author : Sanna Ringqvist; [2014]
    Keywords : Segmentation; Superpixels; Features; Classification; Machine learning; Random forest;

    Abstract : The usage of 3D-modeling is expanding rapidly. Modeling from aerial imagery has become very popular due to its increasing number of both civilian and mili- tary applications like urban planning, navigation and target acquisition.This master thesis project was carried out at Vricon Systems at SAAB. READ MORE

  2. 2. To Electrify a Flood Affected Village in Sajawal, Pakistan by Utilizing the Available Renewable Energy Resources

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Amna Waheed; [2014]
    Keywords : Power generation; Solar energy; Wind energy; Sustainability; Renewable energy system design; Energy conversion.;

    Abstract : Pakistan, though being one of the most rich in renewable energy resources, faces serious energy crises and has a shortfall of about 6 GW electric energy. Most of the resources are untapped until today. The fuel for electricity production is being imported and is of high cost. READ MORE

  3. 3. Species richness in riparian vegetation, a pilot study in Halmstad

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Miljövetenskap

    Author : Aurora Castellano Jorge; [2014]
    Keywords : riparian; biodiversity; urbanization; richness species; woody vegetation;

    Abstract : The riparian forests are hotspots of biodiversity and serve important roles in maintainingthe water quality. The study and understanding of this ecosystem is basic to know how theriparian zones respond to the threat and the changes produced by the urbanization. READ MORE

  4. 4. Plant a Seed, Grow a City : An analysis of power, discourse and knowledge related to urban trees in Reykjavík

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Katrín Karlsdóttir; [2014]
    Keywords : Urban trees; urban forests; power; discourse; knowledge; Reykjavík; Stadsträd; tätortsnära skog; makt; diskurs; kunskap; Reykjavík;

    Abstract : Trees in Reykjavík gained an attention in year 2010 when the Mayor brought up the issue in a city council meeting, with the intention to replace cottonwood trees in the city center. A new topic was introduced to the scene which initiated a process within the planning system in Reykjavík. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable Stormwater Handling and Water System Urban Design. : A literature review and a case study in Nacka, Sweden.

    University essay from KTH/Mark- och vattenteknik (flyttat 20130630)

    Author : Maria Embertsén; [2012]
    Keywords : Sustainable stormwater handling; Stormwater; Kvarnholmen; Nacka municipality; Water system urban design; WSUD;

    Abstract : Climate change presents us with greater and greater challenges and stormwater is an important part of our future water problems. In some parts of the world the increase and intensification in precipitation causes strain on existing infrastructure while, in others, draughts are becoming more and more severe. READ MORE