Essays about: "Technology Readiness Level"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the words Technology Readiness Level.

  1. 1. Are we ready? : Swedish road operators readiness for automated vehicles

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för visuell information och interaktion

    Author : Alva Larsson; [2021]
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    Abstract : The European Union as well as Governments all around the world,including the Swedish Government, are putting a lot of time, money andeffort into facilitating the implementation of Automated Vehicles (AVs).The majority of these efforts tend to focus on either the technicalaspects, action plans or the legal scope. READ MORE

  2. 2. In-house glove recycling : Eliminating a waste stream with a circular approach

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Axel Sjöberg; Johan Olsson Stjernberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Waste to value; circular economy; PVOH; disposable gloves; health care;

    Abstract : Background. Between 2012 and 2017 the plastic supply in Sweden increased by almost 400000 metric tons. In 2017, the hospitals in Sweden contributed to 4550 metric tons of plastic waste, disposable gloves counted for 2100 metric tons, which is 358 million disposable gloves. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transition towards circular economy through a multi-readiness level model : An explorative study in the construction equipment industry

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Federica Balestrucci; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular economy; readiness level model; circular transition; manufacturing industry;

    Abstract : Circular economy is considered one of the most viable approaches to sustainability and it has gained a lot of traction in recent years. It challenges the linear approach to production and consumption that generates waste and is unsustainable for the planet and future generations. READ MORE

  4. 4. A comparative study on the prospects of sustainable aviation fuels in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Daniel Katebi; Olle Hoffman Carlsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : The aviation industry needs to move towards a more sustainable future to achieve the climate goals set forth by the European Union (to reach a climate neutral economy by 2050), and in the recent past the interest in sustainable jet fuel has increased. In this report we compared different feedstocks and pathways for production of sustainable jet fuels from an economical, technical and environmental perspective for long-term implementation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Overcoming the Valley of Death: An industrial case study of barriers and enablers when using the Technology Readiness Level scale

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Linnea Håkansson; Johanna Wendesten; [2020]
    Keywords : Innovation Management; Technology Readiness Level; Technology Innovation; Internal Technology Transfer; Process Framework; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : An innovation process should take an idea all the way from research to the market. However, this is a long process in which many barriers can appear. For this thesis, a case study has been conducted, at a large Swedish industrial manufacturing company, with the purpose to examine their material innovation process. READ MORE