Essays about: "Dubai"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the word Dubai.

  1. 1. Photovoltaic Cells Powering Cooling Systems

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Louise Homle; Kajsa Wernerson; [2019]
    Keywords : Photovoltaic cells; Directly powering; Cameras; Cooling systems; Axis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This master thesis project was carried out at the Division of Innovation Engineering at Lund University and at Axis Communications AB in Lund. The thesis has investigated the possibility of using PV cells as a direct power source for small scale applications to meet the problems of heat management in electrical equipment. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Role of Reflexivity : Managers utilisation of foreignness

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Mathias Ora Sti; Sebastian Hallenius; [2018]
    Keywords : Institutions; Foreignness; Reflexivity; Managers; Multinational Enterprises;

    Abstract : Previous research concludes that multinational enterprises can gain operational space in foreign institutions by utilising their foreignness. This conclusion is made with an assumption that subunits act with intentionality and insight in their response to institutional demands. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation of strategic stockpoints for UNFPA using a facility location mode

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Erik Hansson; Dayanand Sagar; [2018]
    Keywords : Humanitarian Logistics; Facility Location; UNFPA; Perishable Commodities; Pre-positioning; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Distribution and warehousing networks of Humanitarian Organizations has proven to be an area where cost reductions and shortened lead times can be achieved. Humanitarian organizations have also started pre-positioning goods in anticipation of disasters as a way to improve their disaster preparedness. READ MORE

  4. 4. Beliefs, Institutional Change and Economic Growth: Evidence from Dubai

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Scott Harvey; [2017]
    Keywords : Institutions; Beliefs; Economic Growth; Dubai; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Abstract: This study develops, presents and evidences a belief model of institutional change. Drawing on a range of theoretical approaches from institutional economics, the model states that institutions change when an environmental factor alters the beliefs of the population or the elites. READ MORE

  5. 5. Using vernacular design to alleviate inequalities in socio-spatial access: A case study of Dubai’s park provision.

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

    Author : Suzanna Törnroth; [2017]
    Keywords : access; socio-spatial; social; spatial; urban planning; urban design; dubai; park; public; Islam; vernacular design; UAE; middle east; MENA; maps; transport; climate-sensitive; ecosystem services; environment; green; equality; inequality; movement; mobility; physical; GIS; arcGIS; spatial system; site analysis; mixed method; macro analysis; micro analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on park planning in Dubai, and how current differences in their socio-spatial access can be alleviated by using regional-vernacular design principles. The thesis uses a mixed method approach that begins with the analysis of parks across the entire city to understand their current access and distribution, and then narrows down to focusing on four micro-case studies,which will serve as sites where improvements could be made. READ MORE