Essays about: "Material flows"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 175 essays containing the words Material flows.

  1. 1. Smart Choices of Logistic Flows in Autonomous Transport System

    University essay from KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori

    Author : Hanna Ma; [2020]
    Keywords : Applied mathematics; mixed integer linear programming; logistic planning; Tillämpad matematik; blandad heltalsprogrammering; logistikplanering;

    Abstract : PLAS is a cloud-based software used for planning and scheduling fleets of vehicles for material transport. PLAS consists of two components; the Logistic Flow Solver (LFS) and the Material Transport Scheduler (MTS). Based on transportation requests, the LFS generates a set of logistic flows. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circularity in ICT Supply Chain Management : Assessing material efficiency in inventory management for circularity at Ericsson

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Tove Karlsson; Lovisa Torfgård; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular economy; Sustainability; ICT products; Rework; Reuse; Modularization; Excess inventory; Barriers to improved inventory management;

    Abstract : In the currently dominating linear economy, there is a strong focus on the forward supply of products, where products and materials are being replaced and wasted at an increasing pace. In addition to this, there are products not even reaching customers, being scrapped as a result of them being excess in inventories. READ MORE

  3. 3. In-house glove recycling : Eliminating a waste stream with a circular approach

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Axel Sjöberg; Johan Olsson Stjernberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Waste to value; circular economy; PVOH; disposable gloves; health care;

    Abstract : Background. Between 2012 and 2017 the plastic supply in Sweden increased by almost 400000 metric tons. In 2017, the hospitals in Sweden contributed to 4550 metric tons of plastic waste, disposable gloves counted for 2100 metric tons, which is 358 million disposable gloves. READ MORE

  4. 4. Thermal Stability of Titanium and Niobium Stabilized Stainless Steel

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Synkrotronljusfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Oskar Darselius Berg; [2020]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This master thesis examined the microstructure after heat treatments in stainless steel, two conventional stainless steel (304 and 316) and two novel high temperature stainless steel. These stainless steels are for the use in high temperature heat exchangers for extended temperature range. READ MORE

  5. 5. Characterization of a new type of nanoparticle generator for medical inhalation applications

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : André Nagy; [2020]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : A new type of nanoparticle generator is being developed at Lund University. This project aimed to characterize it in order to produce a stable aerosol for medical inhalation applications. This project characterized size distributions during different parameter settings for the generator. READ MORE