Showing result 1 - 5 of 162 essays containing the words ACCURACY ASSESSMENT.

  1. 1. Fire Safety of Facades

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Bogdan-Grigore Branisteanu-Albulescu; [2019]
    Keywords : polystyrene; graphene; façade; pyrolysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Façade fires are a big concern due to past incidents and the large number of victims encountered. Vertical flame spread mechanism specific to this type of fires is a complex phenomenon with parameters that are often difficult to be coupled. READ MORE

  2. 2. Plant phenology and climate change : possible effect on the onset of various wild plant species first flowering day in the UK

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Nigel Fox; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; plants; phenology; climate change; global warming; FFD; IPCC; Bluebell; Garlic mustard; Coltsfoot; Cuckooflower; United Kingdom; Woodland Trust; UK; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The IPCC states that the planet is significantly warming due to effects of climate change. This warming effect has consequences for phenological events. Many species cannot track rapid climate change, resulting in phenological mismatches. This study looks at an extreme weather event and the longer-term effects of climate change. READ MORE

  3. 3. IR-Based Indoor Localisation and Positioning System

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Fysik och elektroteknikLinköpings universitet/Tekniska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/Fysik och elektroteknikLinköpings universitet/Tekniska fakulteten

    Author : Simon Agmell; Marcus Dekker; [2019]
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    Abstract : This thesis presents a prototype beacon-based indoor positioning system using IR-based triangulation together with various inertial sensors mounted onto the receiver. By applying a Kalman filter, the mobile receivers can estimate their position by fusing the data received from the two independent measurement systems. READ MORE

  4. 4. “Can someone tell me the way” : A study on human wayfinding behaviour under incorrect information

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Roisin Devlin; Filippo La Greca; [2019]
    Keywords : spatial navigation; human navigation; wayfinding; virtual environment; gender differences; männsklig navigering; VE; könsskillnader;

    Abstract : Finding the right path is a key aspect for successful navigation through the environment, with technologies such as the Global Positioning System (GPS) having improved this. However, human navigators can still be met with incorrect information either from devices or peers. The literature on how individuals then successfully navigate is limited. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards the application of UAS forroad maintenance at the Norvik Port

    University essay from KTH/Bro- och stålbyggnad

    Keywords : UAV; drones; pavement; port; infrastructure; monitoring; assessment; maintenance.;

    Abstract : One of the vital processes for the maintenance of infrastructure is the collection of information about the inventory and current state of the infrastructure. Such activities are mostly done manually by the inspector in the field. READ MORE