Essays about: "Night"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 325 essays containing the word Night.

  1. 1. Ground Based Attitude Determination Using a SWIR Star Tracker

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Reglerteknik

    Author : Karl Gudmundson; [2019]
    Keywords : Star Tracking; Celestial Navigation; Navigation Systems; Attitude; Orientation; SWIR; MEKF;

    Abstract : This work investigates the possibility of obtaining attitude estimates by capturing images of stars using a SWIR camera. Today, many autonomous systems rely on the measurements from a GPS to obtain accurate position and attitude estimates. READ MORE

  2. 2. Diversity is best : A literary analysis of how Mark Haddon’s “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” may promote understanding and awareness towards the social construct of neurodiversity  

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Julia Hollertz; [2019]
    Keywords : Neurodiversity; English Level 6; Fundamental Values; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Neurotypicality; Social Model of Disability; Accurate Representation; Self-determination; Impairments; Disability;

    Abstract : This essay investigates how the first person narrative of Mark Haddon’s neurodiverse protagonist in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time raises awareness for the complexity of neurodiversity in relation to a neurotypical society. This has been done by applying the critical lens of Disability Studies and Disability Studies in Education to explain how disability is a concept of social and cultural construct. READ MORE

  3. 3. Switzerland: railway or aviation nation? Emission saving potential from replacing air by train travel between Switzerland and Europe and the possibilities for the Swiss government to foster this mode shift.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Renè Inderbitzin; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; mode-shift; sustainable transport; air travel; train travel; multi-level perspective; Switzerland; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Even though flying is the most unsustainable mode of transport due to its high contribution to global climate change (global warming), it is widely used and is predicted to increase considerably in the future. This goes against the global goal to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emission in order to reach the two-degree target set in the Paris Agreement. READ MORE

  4. 4. Barriers to adopting mobile access solutions in hospitality organizations.

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

    Author : OLLI PIETILÄ; [2019]
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    Abstract : This study aims to investigate factors that affect the attitudes towards mobile access control solutions among decision-making units (DMUs) in hospitality organizations in Finland to identify perceived benefits and barriers to adoption of mobile solutions. The first mobile access control solution was introduced in the early 2000s and is used successfully in, for example, public transport and in offices. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effects of accelerated aging on optical components : Application to vehicle camera systems

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Marina Baric; [2019]
    Keywords : Accelerated aging; adhesives; optical focus; tensile strength; Arrhenius; Eyring; Lawson; Peck;

    Abstract : Companies providing products have many requirements, both from standards and customers, that they need to comply with in order to be able to sell their product. Veoneer AB is a leading automotive machine vision supplier, providing mono, stereo, night vision and driver monitoring systems consisting of both electronic, mechanical and optical components. READ MORE