Essays about: "Fragility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the word Fragility.

  1. 1. An Investigation of Cefadroxil and Meropenem’s Supply Chain and Estimationof the Health Economic Consequences in Sweden due to Shortage

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström

    Author : Christine Attemalm; Jonathan Efverström; Dania Elkhalifa; Viktor Hansen; Yasmine Sundelin Tjärnström; [2020]
    Keywords : cefadroxil; meropenem; supply chain; backorders; Swedish healthcare;

    Abstract : Sweden has been increasingly affected by drug shortage and the public healthcare system has identified a large amount of antibiotics risking shortage. Drug shortage of antibiotics is a worldwide problem with complex causes and consequences affecting many countries healthcare systems. READ MORE

  2. 2. Developing for Resilience: Introducing a Chaos Engineering tool

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Ignacio Monge Solano; Enikő Matók; [2020]
    Keywords : chaos engineering; fault injection; resilience testing; distributed systems;

    Abstract : Software complexity continues to accelerate, as new tools, frameworks, and technologies become available. This, in turn, increases its fragility and liability. Despite the amount of investment to test and harden their systems, companies still pay the price of failure. READ MORE

  3. 3. Estimating the probability of levee failure for flood risk mapping : An application to Paglia River

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Theodora Neromylioti; [2020]
    Keywords : Levee failure; inner erosion; piping; backward erosion; seepage; probability of failure; fragility curves; time-dependent failure; hydraulic modelling; flood risk; flood inundation; HEC-RAS;

    Abstract : Climate change results to more extreme and frequent flood events that induce extra risk to flood protection structures such as levees. Thus, estimation of the probability of levee failure is of utmost importance when it comes to structural safety and flood risk assessment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Artificial Resources : An Artistic Exploration of Material Subjectivity

    University essay from Konstfack/Ädellab

    Author : Tuva Widén; [2020]
    Keywords : : Resources; Instrumentality; Fragility; Vulnerability; Care; Dependence; Empathy; Nature; Culture; Body; Subjectivity;

    Abstract : This essay investigates questions concerning the illusion of control and how a change of attitude can counteract an irreversible deterioration of our living environment. The key question is how an artistic practice can help to challenge contemporary attitudes and the assumption that the living planet is an inexhaustible and limitless resource. READ MORE

  5. 5. A new energy model for the Lakshadweep islands : Change from a diesel-based model to a hybrid model with renewable energy systems considering the ecological fragility of the islands

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Pau Alcoverro Colom; [2019]
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