Essays about: "Suburbs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the word Suburbs.

  1. 1. Urban infrastructure inundation risk from permanent sea-level rise scenarios in London (UK), Bangkok (Thailand) and Mumbai (India): A comparative analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Shawn Pace; [2021]
    Keywords : Geography; GIS; Climate Change; Sea-Level Rise; Urban Infrastructure; DEM; London; Mumbai; Bangkok; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Due to anthropogenically created climate change, global cities are facing inundation by rising sea levels. This study aimed to fill knowledge gaps in understanding the exposure of urban infrastructure such as roads, railways, buildings and parks to sea-level rise (SLR) scenarios, and how this would affect local populations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Skapa slåtterängar : en jämförande studie om etablering och skötsel

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Emil Wallin; Agnes Hofmann; [2021]
    Keywords : slåtteräng; etablering; pluggplantor; frösådd; äng; urban äng; ; slåtter; skötsel; Hay meadow; establishment; plug plant; seed sowing; meadow; urban meadow; hay;

    Abstract : Den biologiska mångfalden i vår natur minskar och ängsmarkerna som förr var en stor del av vårt jordbruk har försvunnit till följd av mer effektiva odlingsmetoder. Detta har resulterat i att insekter, vildbin och andra pollinatiörer, som även förser oss människor med mat, försvinner allt snabbare. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reimagine a safe and inviting public realm : exploring possibilities around Tensta centrum

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Afra Anika Proma; [2021]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Today cities across the world in different scales are struggling to achieve a sustainable living space where children are full of pride to call home. My thesis project inspired by my own journey of searching for a safe and inviting public space where I can spend my leisure time. I grew up in K.S. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Future of Historical and Cultural Area

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Minye Zhang; [2020]
    Keywords : Urban Acupuncture;

    Abstract : In the rapid development of urbanization, there are some people have been forgotten. They have to make a compromise to such urbanization. While witnessing their cities becoming better and better, some of the local residents are forced to move to the suburbs. READ MORE

  5. 5. SOLAR ROOF - Roof potential investigation for installing PV system

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Forough Hosseini; Saba Salehi; [2020]
    Keywords : Solar roof; solar potential; PV system; Ventilation system; Photovoltaics; million-program buildings; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : By increasing the amount of CO2 emissions to the atmosphere because of using fossil fuel and the limitation of non-renewable energy sources, solar photovoltaics technology has been growing steadily and is thought to play an important role in the realm of future energies. The objective of this thesis is to investigate the potential of the rooftops for installing PV system on a small scale of 30 multifamily houses in Gothenburg divided into four categories of age, location, roof type, and ventilation system. READ MORE