Essays about: "Shi i"

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  1. 1. Test and Assessment of Derivative Computation Architectures using OpenMDAO and its Application in a Real Airfoil Optimization Problem

    University essay from KTH/Numerisk analys, NA

    Author : Xin Shi; [2018]
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    Abstract : Optimization problems are widespread in everyday life and engineering science. In the engineering optimization domain, the problems are usually modelled with an objective function. READ MORE

  2. 2. Identifying patterns of pedestrian accidents of different severity levels in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Systemanalys och ekonomi

    Author : Chengxiang Shi; [2018]
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    Abstract : Sweden is one of the leading countries in traffic safety, but pedestrians are vulnerable compared to other road users. “Vision zero” mission, which means no fatal or serious injury in road traffic system, has been the target of Sweden since 1997. As a result, more efforts should be put to reduce pedestrian accidents. READ MORE

  3. 3. Showrooming phenomenon – A grounded theory investigation of the showrooming phenomenon via a customer’s lens

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Boyang Shi; Jinwan Liu; [2018]
    Keywords : Showrooming phenomenon; Customer perspective; Cross-channel consumption behavior; Grounded theory research;

    Abstract : Problem: Showrooming phenomenon refers to the customer behavior of physically experiencing the product in a physical store before purchasing it from online stores. It is becoming increasingly prevalent today and has attracted the interest of academia. READ MORE

  4. 4. To Have or Not to Have? The Impact of Financial Targets on the Cost of Capital

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Erika Madebrink; Linda Shi; [2016]
    Keywords : Equity cost of capital; Estimation risk; Financial targets; Liquidity risk; Voluntary information disclosure;

    Abstract : We study the effect of communicating long-term financial targets, but not the attainment of them, on the equity cost of capital. We examine the effect targets have on risk factors in an augmented Fama and French model, where illiquidity is added as a risk factor, and find that dividend, profitability and leverage targets decrease the cost of capital through the market risk premium and SMB risk factors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fingerprint Matching - Hard Cases

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematik LTH

    Author : Alexander Karlsson; Johan Hagel; [2016]
    Keywords : Interest point; descriptor; matching; gray scale matcher; false reject rate.; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : Today fingerprint matching software is widely used in applications such as mobile phones. Software for enrollment and verification of fingerprints is usually designed to work for "good" fingerprints, meaning that the fingerprint matching algorithms use minutiae locations. READ MORE