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  1. 1. Capital Structure Determinants A case study of the European Automotive Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Örjas; Jonathan Peterson; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : Capital structure; Automotive Industry; Leverage Regressions; Trade-Off Theory; Pecking Order Theory; Determinants of Capital Structure;

    Abstract : The thesis examines what variables explain firms’ choice of capital structure. The report centers around the automotive industry where Europe’s largest automotive manufacturers are the framework for the report. Firms included in the thesis are BMW, Daimler, PSA and Volkswagen. READ MORE

  2. 2. Measuring Product Dimensions during Assembly

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell Produktion

    Author : Serhat Koca; Hilda Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Production; Inspection; Vision Technology; Quality; Product Dimension; Measurement.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : During the spring term of 2021 a thesis was carried out at Volvo Trucks GTO. Volvo Trucks is one of the largest and most successful actors in the automotive industry and delivers trucks all over the world. The company offers trucks that can be customized and adapted according to the customer wishes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Digitalization of Volvo Group's International Manufacturing Supply Chain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Fredrik Greftén; Anton Gunneberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Digitalization; knock-down manufacturing; Industry 4.0; supply chain transformation; automotive industry; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: The International Manufacturing division (IM) at Volvo Group Trucks Operations (Volvo) in Gothenburg handles the supply of Volvo’s international manufacturing efforts. This is done using knock-down manufacturing where complete trucks are sent in pieces to be assembled at location. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using Hand Gestures To Control Electric Vehicles

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Julian Cieplik; Kasper Borglowe Brinkestam; [2021]
    Keywords : User Interface UI ; User Experience UX ; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The automotive industry is now electrifying at a faster rate than ever before. Everything from electric bikes to Segways and electric longboards requires new kinds of interactions to control the engine. For example, Segway has used the user's tilt to decide whether they want to go forward or backward. READ MORE

  5. 5. To Detect Water-Puddle On Driving Terrain From RGB Imagery Using Deep Learning Algorithms

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Manideep Sai Yadav Muske; [2021]
    Keywords : Deep Learning; detection of water-puddles; object detection; performance classification;

    Abstract : Background: With the emerging application of autonomous vehicles in the automotive industry, several efforts have been made for the complete adoption of autonomous vehicles. One of the several problems in creating autonomous technology is the detection of water puddles, which can cause damages to internal components and the vehicle to lose control. READ MORE