Essays about: "Fire"

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  1. 1. BRINNOVATION - A case study of an innovation contest’s influence on interorganisational innovation network creation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Philip Smedjevik; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Innovation contest; interorganisational innovation network; network creation; realising open innovation;

    Abstract : Innovation is at the very heart of most organisations’ research and development, with the innovation process starting with creation of innovation opportunities. As brought forth by several previous researchers and authors, creation and selection of such innovation opportunities historically occurs within the boundaries of an organisation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Innovation in firefighting equipment diffusion - A qualitative study about new technology adoption in Swedish fire brigades

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Nidal Khalil Khalil; [2019-07-08]
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    Abstract : The continuous innovation and diffusion of fire fighting technologies has always been improving the speed and efficiency of fire fighting. The users of these technologies are qualified and passionate men and women who are dedicated to the well being of others. READ MORE

  3. 3. Faith in Elie Wiesel’s Night

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Dana Roman Blomster; [2019-05-15]
    Keywords : engelska; Elie Wiesel; Eliezer; faith; silence; death; Holocaust; fire; Night;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay is to examine whether the traumatic experiences that Elie Wiesel depicts in his novel, Night, led the author or any other character he encounters to lose their faith. Considering that the author describes himself and other characters in the novel as believers, one wonders how it would be possible not to lose faith after experiencing the terror of the concentration camps. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of social influence on pre-evacuation behavior - An eye tracking analysis on information gathering during pre-evacuation behavior, comparing normative and informational social influence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Rebecca Rostedt; Sofie Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Social influence; informational social influence; normative social influence; pre-evacuation; evacuation; eye-tracking; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study explores social influence within the pre-evacuation phase, which includes a literature review followed by experiments. The study is based on experiments by Latané and Darley (1968) but altered, here using eye tracking to examine if people who are alone use their gaze in the same way as people in a group, when collecting information in the pre-evacuation phase. READ MORE

  5. 5. Shielding effect to the flammable fibres offered by inherently flame retardant fibres

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Jasra Khan; [2019]
    Keywords : Inherently flame retardant fibres; flammable fibres; Flame; Non-woven fabric; knitted fabric;

    Abstract :  Flame retardant chemicals were used to make flammable fibres or fabrics flame retardant. Flame retardants protect the flammable material from fire by delaying or preventing the ignition process. The problem with flame retardants is unreliable durability when applied physically or bonded chemically on the surface of the fibre or fabric. READ MORE