Essays about: "Monitor"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 824 essays containing the word Monitor.

  1. 1. Masculinity and HIV The impact of men’s masculinities on risky behaviour in Umgungundlovu district, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Ronald Byaruhanga; [2020-01-31]
    Keywords : HIV and AIDS; Masculinity; Risky behaviour.;

    Abstract : This study aimed at exploring the relationship between masculinities and HIV and AIDS. In so doing, the study sought to provide a thorough understanding of whether specific masculine identities influence men to indulge in unsafe sexual practices in uMgungundlovu District, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. READ MORE

  2. 2. Implementation of Scheimpflug Lidar for Entomological Monitoring of Bark Beetles

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

    Author : Jonathan Peterson; [2020]
    Keywords : Scheimpflug Lidar; Lidar; Bark beetles; Forestry; Entomological monitoring; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Bark beetles are responsible for great damages to Swedish forestry every year. This project focuses on a method of entomological lidar called Scheimpflug lidar to detect and monitor bark beetles. Scheimpflug lidar uses old techniques from photography to achieve a deep field of focus to resolve objects over long distances. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessment of Urban Sprawl in Mowe/Ibafo Axis of Ogun State using GIS Capabilities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Haruna Jimoh; [2020]
    Keywords : GIS; Urban sprawl; expansion; assessment; Shannon’s entropy; Mowe Ibafo; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Urban Sprawl is one of the challenges to urban development in many nations. Different aspects of the phenomenon have been researched with a view to providing solutions to myriad of ills attributed to it. For any meaningful intervention, however, assessment of development to ascertain sprawl is essential. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supporting Resilient Behaviour in Simulation Studies : A study of how resilient behaviour can be enhanced in a crisis management exercise based on participants experiences

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Linnea Bergsten; [2020]
    Keywords : Simulation; Crisis Management; Resilience; Systemic Resilience Model; Monitoring;

    Abstract : A major disruption in the payment system would be a considerable societal crisis and is studied by a project called Creating Collaborative Resilience Awareness, Analysis and Action for Finance, Food and Fuel Systems in INteractive Games (CCRAAAFFFTING), using serious gaming and simulation. This study examines the experiences of the participants in the crisis management exercises. READ MORE

  5. 5. Decision support systems for energy efficiency in buildings : a review of existing models and its potentials

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Thejan Ranganathan; [2020]
    Keywords : Decision support system; Climate mitigation; Energy efficiency; Graphical User Interface; Information and communication technologies; Retrofit; Beslutsstödsystem; klimatförändring; energieffektivisering; grafiskt användargränssnitt; Informationsteknik; renovering;

    Abstract : Energy conservation and decarbonization of the building stock is a way to achieve sustainable development goals. Visualizing and monitoring energy consumption with a help of Decision Support Systems (DSS) can help to inform and support making decisions to conserve energy, reduce emissions, save costs and improve overall quality of life. READ MORE