Essays about: "Material technology"

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  1. 1. IDENTITY & TECHNO-UTOPIANISM. A Critical Discourse Analysis of Marketing Material and their Sociotechnical Imaginaries.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Albin Åberg; [2022-02-10]
    Keywords : Discourse Analysis; Sociotechnical Imaginaries; Marketing Technology; MarTech; Critical Studies; Identity; Techno- Utopianism;

    Abstract : This research paper sets out to investigate the messaging present in a corpus of texts gathered from Acxiom’s, an American data-analysis and ‘Identity Solutions’-company, website. The paper applies a framework of Critical Discourse Analysis informed by Theo van Leeuwen’s theory of ‘legitimations’ and analyses the findings through the theoretical framework of ‘Sociotechnical Imaginaries’. READ MORE

  2. 2. Biokol i substratblandningar : möjlighet för plantskolenäringen att minska användning av torv

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Annika Svensson; [2022]
    Keywords : biokol; substrat; vattenhållande förmåga; torr skrymdensitet; kompaktdensitet; porositet; containerodling; Air-Pot; Ulmus laevis; Fagus sylvatica fk GOTTÅSA E;

    Abstract : Genom att använda andra typer av material för substratblandningar till odling av träd och buskar i plantskolenäringen kan man minska användningen av torv. I detta självständiga arbete har olika material använts till försök för att se möjligheter till att hitta alternativ till delar i ett, ur växtens synpunkt, bra substrat. READ MORE

  3. 3. Emulsifying properties of cellulose oxalate and pectin from Norway spruce bark

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Semonti Hussain; [2022]
    Keywords : Cellulose oxalate COX ; Bark; Norway spruce; Pectin; Pickering emulsion; Pulp;

    Abstract : Nanocellulose is a sustainable material and has shown interesting properties in various applications. One such application is Pickering emulsion, where the nanocellulose stabilizes the oil and water interface. READ MORE

  4. 4. Experimental and computational analysis of the thermal degradation and the loss of strength of engineered wood-based panels

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Wickramasooriyage Devmini Kularatne; [2022]
    Keywords : Oriented strand board; thermal decomposition; mechanical degradation; heat transfer modelling; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The current trends in the construction industry push toward materials that are more sustainable and environmentally friendlier than more traditional building materials such as concrete and steel. Timber and timber composites are one of the most popular materials on this list, due to both their mechanical strength and pleasant aesthetics. READ MORE

  5. 5. Next generation of sustainable packaging for Danish skincare scale-up

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Carl Craft; [2022]
    Keywords : life cycle assessment; LCA; packaging materials; cosmetics packaging; sustainability; polypropylene; polyethylene; polylactide; polyhydroxyalkanoates; aluminium.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The Cosmetic packaging industry is on the rise and through consumer demand, cosmetic companies are increasing their focus on sustainability and accountability. This has left many companies in need of a deeper understanding regarding the environmental impact of their current packaging solutions as well as how to improve their footprint in the future. READ MORE