Essays about: "Quality Assessment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 754 essays containing the words Quality Assessment.

  1. 1. JOURNAL REPUTATION AND JOURNAL ARTICLE QUALITY FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF EDUCATIONAL RESEARCHERS AT A SWEDISH UNIVERSITY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Astrid Karina Wingard; [2022-01-27]
    Keywords : Publication Outlets; Journal Article Quality; Research Quality; Educational Research;

    Abstract : Aim: Starting from some follow-up research questions such as for instance how authors determine the scholarly ‘quality’ of their own and others’ outputs, and whether they include bibliometric indicators in that assessment, this qualitative study is aimed at a modest ambition: to seek the reasons behind educational researchers’ decision to publish their texts in certain journals, and how they, as educational researchers, judge the quality of a journal article. Theory: Since research work and knowledge acquisition are not purely carried out individually, Social Epistemology theory developed by Alvin Goldman is used as a framework of this study to examine educational researchers’ knowledge about the quality of research. READ MORE

  2. 2. Consumer Welfare and the European Commission

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Nicolas Pershaf; [2022]
    Keywords : Consumer welfare; European Commission; Sustainability; Digital Markets; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This essay aims to answer several questions: how is consumer welfare defined in economics and by the Commission, how has the role of the concept evolved throughout the history of the Commission’s competition policy, and how do the modern problems of digital markets and sustainability affect the role of consumer welfare? It can first be stated that there exists a clear definition and a way to measure consumer welfare in economic theory. In short, it is the difference between what consumers would have been willing to pay for a good and what they actually had to pay. READ MORE

  3. 3. Automatic Quality Assessment of Dermatology Images : A Comparison Between Machine Learning and Hand-Crafted Algorithms

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Hasseli Zahra; Anwia Odisho Raamen; [2022]
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    Abstract : In recent years, pictures from handheld devices such as smartphones have been increasingly utilized as a documentation tool by medical practitioners not trained to take professional photographs. Similarly to the other types of image modalities, the images should be taken in a way to capture the vital information in the region of interest. READ MORE

  4. 4. Closing hte loop in the textile industry : An investigation of current recycling possibilities for textiles supporting circularity in integrated product and production development

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Produktionsutveckling

    Author : Sofia Östangård; [2022]
    Keywords : Circularity; Life Cycle Assessment; Recycling; Sustainable Manufacturing; Textile Production ;

    Abstract : Textile companies are facing a grand challenge towards achieving circularity in their business models. With a growing demand by customers for more sustainable textile products and the increased worldwide attention on how much the textile industry contributes to greenhouse gas emissions and water pollutions, this challenge needs to be addressed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mapping of Process Hazard Analyses in Swedish Process Industries and How the Work Can Be Improved

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Author : Isabella Bergström; [2022]
    Keywords : Risk management; Qualitative risk assessment; PHA; Process safety; Seveso directive; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study aims to map how Swedish process industries use qualitative risk analyses, such as process hazard analyses (PHA), to assess risks. Beyond the Seveso legislation, which requires all facilities classified as upper tier to perform a safety report each fifth years, there are no Swedish legislation or regulations regarding how and when PHAs should be executed. READ MORE