Essays about: "Mälardalen"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 114 essays containing the word Mälardalen.

  1. 1. Geographical location of warehouses and its impact on delivery time - A study of e-commerce companies in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Therese Bergling; Lena Engberg; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : e-commerce; warehouse localization; last mile delivery; end-customer; transports; express delivery;

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

  2. 2. What can be learnt from the 2018 drought and how to adapt Swedish agriculture to a changing climate? : an exploratory study with farmers from Mälardalen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Serafima Rende; [2019]
    Keywords : climate change adaptation; adaptability; socio-ecological systems; farming systems; drought; adaptive management;

    Abstract : In 2018, the unusually dry and hot summer caused large losses in agricul-tural production. Farmers in Mälardalen had to struggle all summer to gather enough animal fodder, working long hours but gaining little in return. READ MORE

  3. 3. Climate change consideration in agricultural businesses : a case study of crop farmers’ risk management in the region of Mälardalen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Hanna Engvall; Cornelia Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : risk; climate change; risk management; mental models; agriculture; risk preferences; crop farmers;

    Abstract : Farmers are constantly exposed to different types of risks within their business. Agricultural production is typically characterized by uncertain outcomes and serious difficulties to measure and estimate the possibility of unfavourable events. Therefore, agriculture belongs to one of the most vulnerable sectors of the economy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Achieving New Standards in Prosthetic Socket Manufacturing

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Innovation och produktrealisering; Mälardalens högskola/Innovation och produktrealisering

    Author : Arman Tommy Gharechaie; Omid Darab; [2019]
    Keywords : Prosthetic Socket; Transradial Socket; Additive Manufacturing; Prosthesis Cooling; Targeted Muscle Reinnervation; Thermal Management of Lower-Limb Prosthesis; 3D-Scanning; 3D-Printing; Electromyography; Underarmsprotes; Transradial Protes; Additiv Tillverkning; Proteskylning; Targeted Muscle Reinnervation; värmehanteringssytem för underarmsprotes; 3D-skanning; 3D-utskrift; elektromyografi;

    Abstract : Preface: The research about product development of a prosthetic socket was conducted by two students from Mälardalen University, department of Innovation, Design, and Technology. Background: The most recent public survey shows that an estimated 5 million people in China are amputees, out of which a significantly large portion are below-elbow amputees. READ MORE

  5. 5. Improved control strategies for primary frequency control in Swedish combined heat and power plants

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för reglerteknik

    Author : Gustav Sondell; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : A model of the Swedish power plant Mälardalen Energi, developed by Solvina AB was simulated in Dymola with different types of control strategies in order to evaluate if they could improve the operational flexibility of the plant and, thus, its ability to deliver frequency control to the Swedish power grid. Several different control strategies and process modifications were tested and compared to previous simulations done by Solvina. READ MORE