Essays about: "LOIC"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the word LOIC.

  1. 1. The Unsettlement of the Greek Property Regime and the Emergence of Vigilant Violence in Thessaloniki’s West End

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Nikolaos Vrantsis; [2021]
    Keywords : Housing; Housing System; Property Regime; Loïc Wacquant; Pierre Bourdieu; Social Space; Symbolic Power; Field of power; Thessaloniki; Ksiladika; Vigilance; Vigilant violence; Neoliberalism
; State ;

    Abstract : The thesis inquires into the entanglement between the unsettlement of the Greek model of social reproduction that heavily relies on self-regulated property ownership and the emergence of vigilant violence on behalf of local property owners against undocumented migrants in the relegated neighborhood of Ksiladika in Thessaloniki’s West End. It probes the extent to which incidents of vigilant violence can be used as indicators of the structural deficiencies in the Greek housing system and property paradigm. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluating the Effects of Denial-of-Service Attacks from IoT Devices

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för informationssystem och –teknologi

    Author : Marcus Lernefalk; [2021]
    Keywords : IoT; DoS; DDoS; LOIC; Botnets; Cyber-security;

    Abstract : Internet växer idag konstant och det förväntas finnas fler än 50 miljarder enheter anslutna till internet efter år 2020. Flertalet av dessa enheter kommer vara små, inbäddade enheter som är anslutna och kommunicerar via Internet of Things. READ MORE

  3. 3. Forecast-based Humanitarian Action and Conflict : Promises and pitfalls of planning for anticipatory humanitarian response to armed conflict

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Loic Hostetter; [2019]
    Keywords : humanitarian; humanitarian action; international aid; forecast-based financing; forecast-based action; humanitarian aid; international humanitarian aid; FbF; FbA; anticipatory humanitarian action; Loic Hostetter; German Red Cross; Red Cross Movement; Start Fund; Start Network; early warning; early warning system; anticipatory humanitarian response; EWS; FbA;

    Abstract : Practitioners of Forecast-based Action (FbA) argue that a humanitarian response able to utilize forecasts to accurately predict disaster, secure funding, and take action before the onset of a crisis will benefit donors and beneficiaries alike. In search of effective and efficient early-action regimes, a number of major humanitarian actors are developing FbA projects of various designs, predominantly in response to natural disaster and famine. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fixing Disadvantaged Neighbourhoods through Social Mix: A promising potential or delusional deroute?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Lea Christensen; [2018]
    Keywords : Disadvantaged neighbourhoods; social mix; mixed communities; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Improving and solving issues related to disadvantaged neighbourhoods have for decades been a concern for politicians, researchers, and professionals in Denmark as well as internationally. Recently, the concept of social mix has been very popular as a vision of development within planning practices and political strategies to develop disadvantaged neighbourhoods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implementation and Validation of Algorithm forEstimating the Possible Power of Curtailed Wind Turbines Exposed to WakeEffects

    University essay from KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori

    Author : Loïc Defour; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In countries with high wind power penetration such as Denmark and Germany, wind farms are now requested to provide ancillary services. This implies that wind operators like Vattenfall must curtail (down-regulate) their farms from their possible power so that power reserves can be used in case of an outage in the electrical network. READ MORE