Essays about: "Snö"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 66 essays containing the word Snö.

  1. 1. Hydronic Pavement Systems for Sustainable Winter Road Maintenance in Sweden : A Study of Hamnbacken in Visby

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Chirin Barikan; [2019]
    Keywords : Winter road maintenance; sustainable infrastructure; geoenergy; renewable energy; Nordic climate; BTES; surface water source heat; Halkbekämpning; hållbar infrastruktur; geoenergi; förnybar energi; nordiskt klimat; borrhål; sjövärme;

    Abstract : In countries with harsh winter climates extensive winter road maintenance is necessary to achieve traffic accessibility and road safety. These measures have high economic and environmental costs as snow free roads and winter road maintenance in Sweden today is achieved by a combination of mechanical snow clearance and the spreading of salt to prevent ice formation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hitta mellan flora och fauna : en gestaltning av utemiljön mellan Zoologiska museet och Tropiska växthuset i Uppsala med fokus på orienterbarhet

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

    Author : Helen Gunnarsson; Agnes Lindblom; [2019]
    Keywords : orienterbarhet; tillgänglighet; gestaltning av utemiljö; entréplats; museum; botanisk trädgård; campus;

    Abstract : I detta examensarbete presenteras ett gestaltningsförslag för området mellan Zoologiska museet och Tropiska växthuset i västra Uppsala. Zoologiska museet ligger på campusområdet för Evolutionsbiologiskt centrum tillhörande Uppsala universitet och Tropiska växthuset ligger i Botaniska trädgården som också tillhör Uppsala universitet. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cold Surface Layer Dynamics of Storglaciären, Northern Sweden 2009-2019

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Shunan Feng; [2019]
    Keywords : Storglaciären; cold surface layer; cold-temperate transition surface; polythermal glacier; Storglaciären; kallt ytskikt; kall-tempererad is; polyterrmal glaciär;

    Abstract : Storglaciären is a sub-Arctic polythermal glacier in northern Sweden. Twenty years' monitoring of thecold surface layer found that it has lost one third of its total volume of cold ice with an average thinningrate of 0.80 ± 0.24 m·a-1 for the period of 1989-2009. READ MORE

  4. 4. Alternative Test Methods for Mine Trucks and Loaders to Reduce Environmental Impact, Improve Lead Time and Productivity

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Petter Aksnes; [2019]
    Keywords : operations development; deviations; wastes; production flow; machine testing; verksamhetsutveckling; avvikelser; slöserier; produktionsflöde; maskinprovning;

    Abstract : Epiroc manufactures and develops equipment for the mining and infrastructure industry. This thesis has been performed at Epiroc Underground Rock Excavation (URE) in Örebro, the company’s largest production unit for underground machines. In this project MH machines (material handling) have been investigated, i.e loaders and trucks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of different atmospheric forcings on surface mass balance estimates in Greenland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Stina Olandersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Physical Geography and Ecosystem analysis; surface mass balance; Greenland; climate models; numerical weather prediction models; surface energy balance; Arctic; climate change; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Greenland Ice sheet (GIS) is the second largest ice sheet on Earth and thus stores a large amount of Earths freshwater. Because of climate change and the Arctic amplification, GIS is experiencing changes and increased melt rates. The total mass budget determines the amount of sea level rise caused by input from freshwater from the GIS. READ MORE