Essays about: "Estimation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2290 essays containing the word Estimation.

  1. 1. Cropland and tree cover mapping using Sentinel-2 data in an agroforestry landscape, Burkina Faso

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Ntandokazi Masimula; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Sentinel-2; Cropland mask; Tree cover estimation; Burkina Faso; Agroforestry; Random Forest;

    Abstract : Sentinel-2, with high spatial resolution bands and increased number of spectral channels,has provided increased capabilities for vegetation mapping. Cropland masks withinheterogeneous areas such as the Sudano-Sahel zone have become useful for monitoringlandscapes. READ MORE

  2. 2. A calculation framework and applicable tools to estimate freight rate and carbon emissions for road transport - A study at Volvo Group Trucks Operations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daqi Liu; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : cost breakdown theory; cost elements; road freight rate; transport carbon emissions; transport service purchasing; Excel VBA; estimation framework;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Logistics driven packaging for efficient and sustainable road freight : A case study on a global export company

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Robin Persson; Samuel Shirpey; Elisabeth Salenborg; [2020]
    Keywords : Environmental impact; fill rate; packaging; road freight; transportation; vehicle utilization;

    Abstract : Packaging plays a crucial role in logistics as it has a significant effect on the efficiency of transportation. The shape and dimensions of packaging material has considerable impact on transport performance, whereas an optimal packaging system for products enables for improved utilization of the total volume on a load carrier. READ MORE

  4. 4. Relationship between Real Estate Industry and Stock Market in China

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Zeyu Di; [2020]
    Keywords : real estate; stock market; causal relationship; asset allocation; economic area; portfolio; Chinese provinces;

    Abstract : Each individual is both a consumer and an investor in the market. It is the common goal of every investor to achieve a high return on investment through the portfolio of profit maximization. As a result, the ratio of assets in a portfolio has become a hot topic. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing annual forest phenology: a comparison of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and phenocamera datasets

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Shangharsha Thapa; [2020]
    Keywords : Geography; Ecosystem Analysis; Near-surface Remote Sensing; UAV; Phenocamera; Forest Phenology; Phenophase; Seasonality; NDVI; GCC; Geomatics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Near-surface remote sensing platforms such as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and phenocameras appear to be potential platforms for keeping track of seasonal dynamics at a local scale. This research focusses on extracting time series of different vegetation indices (VIs) from both platforms, computing seasonality events from them and comparing the results against spectral sensor data. READ MORE