Essays about: "Roof"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 374 essays containing the word Roof.

  1. 1. The cooling potential of Rain Gardens and Green Roofs - The influence on energy partitioning in Kvillebäcken, Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Julia Cederbrant; [2021-07-05]
    Keywords : urban energy balance; urban water balance; SUEWS; energy partitioning; Blue-green infrastructure;

    Abstract : Blue-green infrastructure (BGI) has become a popular way of combating the effects of climatechange, both regarding heat mitigation and runoff from precipitation. This thesis aims tounderstand the potential of two BGI types, namely rain gardens and green roofs, of increasingthe latent heat fraction in an urban area and thereby also understand the possible cooling effectfrom these measures. READ MORE

  2. 2. Application of Machine Learning Algorithms for Post Processing of Reference Sensors

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : VASILIKI LAMPROUSI; [2021-04-01]
    Keywords : Object detection; machine learning; camera; sensors; semi-supervised learning;

    Abstract : The Autonomous Drive (AD) systems and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems(ADAS) in the current and future generations of vehicles include a large numberof sensors which are used to perceive the vehicle’s surroundings. The productionsensors of these vehicles are verified and validated against reference data that areoriginated from high-accurate reference sensors that are placed in a reference roofbox at the top of the vehicle. READ MORE

  3. 3. Biotoptak för vildbin på busskurer : en undersökning om människors attityder

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

    Author : Jonatan Jönsson; [2021]
    Keywords : biotoptak; gröna tak; vildbin; pollinering; biodiversitet; attityd;

    Abstract : Vildbins situation är mycket ansträngd då deras naturliga habitat försvinner i ett allt mer storskaligt och effektivt jordbrukslandskap. Grönytor och ruderatmarker i städer har blivit en tillflyktsort, men även dessa habitat försvinner när staden expanderar och förtätas. READ MORE

  4. 4. PHOTOVOLTAIC ENERGY POTENTIAL FOR NON- RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS IN VISBY

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Yizheng Ma; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable energy transition; Visby; Solar energy; Electricity production; Energy potential;

    Abstract : Gotland is a pilot area for Sweden to achieve carbon neutrality, which means that achieve a 100% sustainable energy supply is significant for Gotland energy development. Gotland has good sunshine conditions and solar radiation, but the development of solar energy is relatively slow. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rumslighet på gröna tak : träd och buskar som verktyg

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Jacob Persson; Robert Kihlander; [2021]
    Keywords : gröna tak; intensiva gröna tak; rumsbildning; torktåliga lignoser; urban; stad; gestaltning; green roofs; intensive green roofs; space creating; draught resistant lignoses; urban; city; design;

    Abstract : När städer förtätas blir behovet av grönytor större. Lyfts blicken uppåt finns det massvis med oanvända ytor för växtlighet, det vill säga taken. För att ge tillbaka naturen den exploaterade ytan, kan takets yta fyllas med grönska. READ MORE