Essays about: "Amnesia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the word Amnesia.

  1. 1. Modelling Long Term Memory in the Bayesian Confidence Neural Network Model

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Charu Karn; Samir Samahunov; [2023]
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    Abstract : Memory is a fascinating and complex part of human life. Understanding memory and simulating itthrough modelling can help society take steps towards understanding health issues such asAlzheimer's, dementia and amnesia. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effectiveness of using light to elicit a response in Amnesia: The Dark Descent

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för speldesign

    Author : Ryan Hellgren; Alexander Sokolov; [2023]
    Keywords : Light; Attributes; Light mechanics; Response; Fear; Anxiety; Horror;

    Abstract : Player response in the horror video game genre is primary to its success allowing players to experience emotional arousal through elaborate game design. This thesis aims to investigate how, specifically light mechanics, can help elicit responses in Amnesia: The DarkDescent to bring attention to the light techniques that can be used by game designers to elicit such emotional reactions. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Close Reading of Two Invisible Survival-Horror Characters: : A comparison between the Kaernk from Amnesia: The Dark Descent and the Walrider from Outlast

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för speldesign

    Author : Ariana Morgana; Ricky Lilja; [2022]
    Keywords : character design; close-reading; enemy design; horror games; invisible enemy; survival horror; video games; Walrider; Outlast; Kaernk; Amnesia: The Dark Descent;

    Abstract : This thesis looks at two invisible characters, the Kaernk from Amnesia: The Dark Descent and the Walrider from Outlast, to investigate how these characters are incorporated into and contribute to elements found within survival-horror games, and how their design affects the player. The thesis uses a close-reading methodology adapted for video-games to generate data used to first describe each of the characters and the scenario where they are first encountered, and later analyze and discuss the data, as well as compare the data from each character to one another. READ MORE

  4. 4. An Empirical Investigation On The Quality Of Open Source Anonymization Tools

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik

    Author : Pol Haghverdian; [2022]
    Keywords : Anonymization tools; Software testing; ARX; Amnesia;

    Abstract : Context. In mid-2018, the GDPR legislation came into force, makingit less easy for companies to acquire personal data and use that information,for example, with machine learning. In addition, the legislationnow requires personal data to be anonymized to avoid penaltiesbefore giving up such information to other organizations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Out of Sight, Out of Mind. The ‘Social Death’ of Institutionalized Women and Children and the ‘Social Amnesia’ of Irish Society in the Twentieth Century, Depicted in Forensic Evidence from the Children's Mass Grave at a former Mother and Baby Home in Tuam, Co. Galway.

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    Author : Cecilia Ahl Falkensjö; [2021-02-26]
    Keywords : Dark heritage; social amnesia; social death; forensic archaeology; juvenile human remains; bioarchaeology; Irish state; Catholic Church; child abuse; human rights violation; Irish society; Irish media;

    Abstract : The twentieth century was a time of social and political changes. Victims of trauma, genocide, massacres and abuse in a largely Post-Colonial era would increasingly gain recognition and places of suffering, death and pain would become places of remembrance. READ MORE