Essays about: "Adaption"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 285 essays containing the word Adaption.

  1. 1. Cross-Cultural Business Negotiations : The Impact of Business Cultures from a Swedish Perspective

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013); Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Viktor Andersson; Alexandra Mets; [2020]
    Keywords : International Business Negotiation; Cross-Cultural Negotiation; Negotiation Process; Culture; Communication; Hierarchy; Cultural Adaptation; Cultural Intelligence; France; Brazil; Singapore;

    Abstract : With our increasingly competitive globalized economy, we are experiencing an emerging trend of firms competing on new international business markets (Bell et al. 2001; Huang 2010). In order to successfully negotiate in an international context, cultural sensitivity needs to be taken into consideration (Manrai & Manrai 2010). READ MORE

  2. 2. Convergence Properties for Different Null Space Bases When Solving the Initial Margin Optimization Problem Using CMA-ES

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Jacob Barnholdt; Filip Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Financial mathematics; CMA-ES; Optimization; Initial Margin; Null space representations; Finansiell matematik; CMA-ES; Optimering; Initial Margin; Nollrumsrepresentationer;

    Abstract : This thesis evaluates how the evolutionary algorithm CMA-ES (Covariance Matrix Adaption Evolution Strategy) can be used for optimizing the total initial margin for a network of banks trading bilateral OTC derivatives. The algorithm is a stochastic method for optimization of non-linear and, but not limited to, non-convex functions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring Voice-Controlled System : Services and Consumer Preferences towards future usage within the Food Industry

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Parflo Jennifer; Georgi Sofroniev; [2020]
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    Abstract : As voice assistants and voice-controlled devices continue to gain traction, companies worldwide are exploring the potentials that voice-controlled systems can offer - an ability to connect with users, drive customer attraction, gain market share, and build valuable relationships with market segments. Voice systems shift the interactions from human-based interaction or manually input to a process bound to electronic devices and channels. READ MORE

  4. 4. Human Factors in Deepwater Drilling - A New Approach to Safety and Operational Excellence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : José Carlos Silveira Bruno; [2020]
    Keywords : Deepwater; Drilling; Human Factors; Oil Gas; Performance; Safety; FLMU06; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Deepwater drilling operates high hazardous and complex systems. Technological and operational complexities, harsh environmental conditions, geological uncertainties, and high-pressure flammable fluids are some of the critical factors that pose clear threats towards safe operations and may result in high consequence events, as the Macondo blowout in 2010. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identity: Moving and Living Abroad - A qualitative interview study of Afghan female immigrants who moved to Sweden during 2015-2016

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anita Mehmeti; [2020]
    Keywords : Migration; Adaption; Gender identity; Identity; Cultural differences; Social relations;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates Afghan female immigrants’ experiences of their adaptation process in Sweden. It also examines whether gender identity alters among these Afghan women. The study was conducted through a qualitative research approach based on six semi-structured interviews, with its data being analyzed by thematic analysis. READ MORE