Essays about: "Standardisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 87 essays containing the word Standardisation.

  1. 1. Undermine_Through_Design : What if digital technology did something else?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Ilse Pouwels; [2021]
    Keywords : design; interaction design; humor; research through design; disruptive design;

    Abstract : This project is initiated based on observations from me and other people in the design/technology community. Products and services are optimised for efficiency and standardisation caring more for profit than privacy. We, humans, are becoming the product to be consumed by our technologies. READ MORE

  2. 2. IoT Adoption for Energy Efficiency in Home Environments : A Case Study of Challenges Perceived by Consumers in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Cleopatra Goga; Subhasis Panigrahy; [2021]
    Keywords : Internet of Things; IoT; Smart Home; Smart Device; Energy Efficiency; Energy-Efficient; UTAUT2; Sweden;

    Abstract : Technology is developing fast, and more smart devices are being implemented in our everyday life. Internet of Things (IoT) is a modern technology where physical objects are embedded with sensors in order for them to communicate. IoT can help reduce energy consumption in households, yet usage of such technologies is not widespread. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Deep Dive into the Current and Future Conditions for Virtual Commissioning of Production Lines

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Anton Lidell; [2021]
    Keywords : Virtual commissioning; digital twin; simulation; production system; classification; literature review; interview;

    Abstract : The use of virtual commissioning has increased in the last years, but there are still challenges before the software code validation method is widespread in use. One of the additions to virtual commissioning is basing it on a digital twin to allow for improved accuracy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Flight Safety from a Reality-based Systems Approach

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Tomas Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Flight safety; systems safety; qualitative interview; inductive thematic analysis; Flygsäkerhet; systemsäkerhet; kvalitativ intervju; induktiv tematisk analys;

    Abstract : Traditionella metoder för Safety Management har bidragit till en exceptionellt hög flygsäkerhet. Händelser inom flygindustrin och ökande systemkomplexitet har dock aktualiserat att systemteori kan ge kompletterande perspektiv och bidra till flygsäkerhet. READ MORE

  5. 5. Product Variety Cost in an Engineering-to-Order Business

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Filip Ivarsson; August Åström; [2021]
    Keywords : Engineering-to-Order; Product Variety; Variation; Cost Drivers; Activity-Based Cost Calculation; Process Mapping; Standardisation;

    Abstract : Engineering-to-order is a production approach that aims to develop each customer order from scratch based on specific requirements, and is therefore inevitably characterised by a high product variety. It is clear that this strategy is costly, but previous research is lacking in terms of providing real-life data regarding how a high product variety affects costs. READ MORE