Essays about: "Productivity"

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  1. 1. Using remote sensing and land abandonment as a proxy for long-term human out-migration. A Case Study: Al-Hassakeh Governorate, Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Berit Mohr; [2021]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; remote sensing; Syria; vegetation indices; land abandonment; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The topic of human migration and displacement has become more important in recent years and will continue to do so in the following decades. Voices become louder claiming that climate change is a driving factor for increased displacement and migration. READ MORE

  2. 2. Values of quality in ‘natural’ wine production : the study of ‘natural’ wine in Germany

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

    Author : Maximilian Hågård Brown; [2021]
    Keywords : ‘natural’ Wine; alternative; conventions; quality; food; agriculture; sustainability; organic; biodynamic;

    Abstract : The current food production system based on a globalized network of economic efficiency and productivity relies on resource intensive production methods that are often environmentally destructive and unsustainable. Therefore, a growing body of research seeks to understand how different alternative food networks (AFNs) are potentially shaping new approaches to agriculture and our relationship to food in order to combat the current environmental crisis. READ MORE

  3. 3. RTIC - A Zero-Cost Abstraction for Memory Safe Concurrency

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Henrik Tjäder; [2021]
    Keywords : Embedded systems; real-time; concurrency; RTIC; RTFM; Real-Time For the Masses; Real-Time Interrupt-driven Concurrency;

    Abstract : Embedded systems are commonplace, often with real-time requirements, limited resources and increasingly complex workloads with high demands on security and reliability. The complexity of these systems calls for extensive developer experience and many tools has been created to aid in the development of the software running on such devices. READ MORE

  4. 4. ONSHORE WIND FARM REPOWERING ALTERNATIVE SCENARIOS AND COST ASSESSMENT

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Hassan Al Hamed; [2021]
    Keywords : Wind power; repowering; feasibility study.;

    Abstract : Many reasons to consider extending the useful time of ageing wind farms. Like to take advantage of it being located in a good wind source, besides existing infrastructure, etc. Repowering can be an appropriate option for the ageing wind farm that suffering less yield energy and increment of cost of operation and maintenance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Habitat availability and ontogenetic niche shifts : The effects on adult size of lake-living brown trout (Salmo trutta)

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Elin Lindmark; [2021]
    Keywords : ontogenetic niche shift; habitat availability; size structure; brown trout;

    Abstract : One common consequence of ontogenetic niche shifts is that juveniles and adults of the same species often use different resources and habitats. Theory suggests that variation in productivity and/or habitat size for the respective life stage regulates size distribution of individuals and population biomass. READ MORE