Essays about: "The effects of isolation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 61 essays containing the words The effects of isolation.

  1. 1. Qualitative experiences of personalization algorithms : The strategies used by university students (to counteract ideological homogeneity) when navigating social media feeds and their experience with personalization algorithms.

    University essay from

    Author : Mathilda Bjernersjö; Alicia Wikdahl; [2020]
    Keywords : Echo chamber; Social media; Filter bubble; Personalisation algorithm;

    Abstract : Purpose – At the beginning of this year the number of social media user worldwide was recorded to be at 3.80 billion and is estimated to keep rising (Kemp, 2020). Along with this connectivity, new concepts have been acknowledged that have caused some controversy. These concepts have been named echo chambers and filter bubbles. READ MORE

  2. 2. Detecting Performance Anomalies in a Mobile Application with Unsupervised Machine Learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Lukas Saari; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Unsupervised anomaly detection algorithms are applied with the purpose of identifying performance regressions in a mobile application. To evaluate the performance, a labeled artificial data set is generated that is based on a real data set and that aims to reflect its properties. READ MORE

  3. 3. Algorithmic trading surveillance : Identifying deviating behavior with unsupervised anomaly detection

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Matematiska institutionen

    Author : Frans Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : machine learning; anomaly detection; deep learning;

    Abstract : The financial markets are no longer what they used to be and one reason for this is the breakthrough of algorithmic trading. Although this has had several positive effects, there have been recorded incidents where algorithms have been involved. It is therefore of interest to find effective methods to monitor algorithmic trading. READ MORE

  4. 4. Optimizing warehouse transportation : A simulation study of racking and slotting configurations

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Filip Johansson; Erik Engblom; [2019]
    Keywords : Rack layout; Slotting; Fishbone layout; ABC class-based slotting; Warehouse; Supply Chain; Ställage-layout; Sorterings-policy; Fiskbens-layout; ABC klassbaserad sortering; Lager; Värdeflödeskedja;

    Abstract : Background Warehouse efficiency has gained a lot of attention in the recent years where racking layout and slotting of the SKUs are essential. The efficiency can be measured in the total traveling distance that occur in the warehouse. Two of the most central racking layout and slotting policies are the fishbone layout and ABC class-based slotting. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ratings and Debt: an Analysis of the Link Between Credit Ratings and Capital Structure

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Dominykas Rajuncius; Martin Boström; [2019]
    Keywords : Credit Ratings; Capital Structure; Debt;

    Abstract : In this paper we analyse the link between companies' credit ratings and their capital structure. We aim to determine whether prevailing company level credit ratings affect net issuance of debt. We construct a sample from Northern European countries which consists of 7,848 firm-years from 1990 to 2018. READ MORE