Essays about: "Functional values"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 164 essays containing the words Functional values.

  1. 1. Creating an Application for Crowdsourcing the Data Collection of Northern Pike

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Filip Hultgren; Christopher Rydell; Max Rylander; [2019]
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    Abstract : Northern pike (Esox Lucius) serves an important role in the ecosystem of the Baltic sea, and is therefore commonly used as a model species for studying the entire ecosystem. Photographic mark-recapture is a method for studying animal populations through the tracking of individual animals based on photographs of distinctive markings on their bodies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Counterfactual Prediction Methods for Causal Inference in Observational Studies with Continuous Treatments

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Joel Persson; [2019]
    Keywords : Causal Inference; Observational Study; Treatment Effects; Continuous Treatments; Dose-Response Function; Optimization; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : We develop methods for estimation, inference and optimization of causal effects from observational data with continuous treatments. We present a counterfactual prediction method based on the potential outcomes framework that estimates the expected value of a potential outcome given a treatment level and confounders. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Study on Life Cycle Assessment-based Tool for the Early Stage of Building Design

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Nazila Ravan; [2019]
    Keywords : Architects; architectural design; buildings; carbon footprint; life cycle assessment; sustainability; tool;

    Abstract : The responsibility of the building sector to diminish the harmful environmental impacts, locally and globally, has been extensively considered. Thus, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in building and construction practices has been widely implemented. READ MORE

  4. 4. Employer branding: A way to retain young employees : A qualitative study on how SMEs use employer branding in order to retain young employees in their organization and how it is perceived.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Theodor Krona; Emil Virbert Kronqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Employer branding; Gen Z; Gen Y; HR; Marketing; Organizational behaviour; Organizational culture; Employee retention;

    Abstract : Problem background: The voluntary turnover of employees is increasing, the baby boomer generation is retiring and the remaining jobs are to be filled with the workforce left behind, a workforce that is smaller in size. These younger generations (generation Y and Z) have different values and attitudes towards work, and they tend to switch jobs more frequently. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Environmental Impact of an Automotive Plastic Component : A lifecycle approach of a deco panel scenario analysis of two different plastics

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Paula Ackerstierna; [2019]
    Keywords : LCA; car; instrument panel;

    Abstract : The transport sector is a major end-user of energy. As consumers are becoming aware and conscious of their environmental footprint making the enviromental footprint of automobile components one of the requirements in new product design development. The purpose of the study is to identify environmental impacts of a plastic panel. READ MORE