Essays about: "Bedrock"

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  1. 1. im-… or … possible Health Care Professionals' Perspectives about Self-Efficacy of Children & Adolescents with Disabilities : A Qualitative Empirical Study

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Angelos Mantas; [2021]
    Keywords : self-efficacy; healthcare professionals; children-adolescents; disability; participation; intervention practices;

    Abstract : Self-efficacy constitutes the bedrock for individuals' actions and is formed through a reciprocal interaction process between the person, the environment, and the behavior. In the presence of a disability in children's and adolescents' lives, the stated process is disrupted; thus, healthcare professionals hold a pivotal role in children's and adolescents' well-being. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluation of the applicability of geophysical methods when characterizing mine waste in Yxsjöberg, Sweden

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Geovetenskap och miljöteknik

    Author : Palo Matilda; [2021]
    Keywords : geophysics; Yxsjöberg; mine tailings;

    Abstract : Smaltjärnen tailings repository located in Yxsjöberg, Sweden, attracts researchers with questions regarding characterization and potential re-mining. This thesis continuous geophysical characterization done by researchers from the Exploration Geophysics department at Luleå University of Technology but using new data from 2019. READ MORE

  3. 3. Post-Wildfire Debris Flows: Mapping and Analysis of Risk Factors in Western North America

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Annejet Tuinstra; [2021]
    Keywords : wildfires; debris flows; water repellent soil; North America; skogsbränder; jordskred; vattenavvisande jordlager; Nordamerika;

    Abstract : Climate change is leading to in an increase in frequency and severity of wildfires, which in turn can result in the formation of runoff-initiated post-wildfire debris flows. This type of debris flows is, like most debris flows, triggered by heavy precipitation events. READ MORE

  4. 4. Geochemical tracing of Arsenic sources in groundwater at the remediated Storliden mine, Skellefte district

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Matilda Edvardsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Arsenic; groundwater; Sulfide oxidation; Arsenopyrite; Storliden; remediation; Arsenik; grundvatten; sulfidoxidation; Arsenikkis; Storliden; efterbehandling;

    Abstract : The Swedish mining industry has changed from the historical situation with several smaller mines to the present situation with a few, bigger mines. This results in presence of abandoned mines around Sweden. Remediation of mines is regulated by legislation and the present demands are considerably higher than it was some decades ago. READ MORE

  5. 5. A STATISTICAL APPROACH FOR IDENTIFICATION OF CHEMICAL GROUPINGS OF ELEMENTS IN SWEDISH ROCKS WITH SPECIAL FOCUS ON ARSENIC AND SULPHUR

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Erika Frank; [2021]
    Keywords : Bedrock; rock type; correlation; cluster analysis; multi-dimensional scaling; individual differences scaling; discriminant analysis;

    Abstract : Groundwater analyses have revealed high concentrations of the toxic element arsenic around Stockholm and Mälardalen, a problem that often is linked to high levels of arsenic in the bedrock and which could be escalated by the many construction projects in the same region. However, it is unknown what part of the bedrock is causing the contamination. READ MORE