Essays about: "University crisis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 essays containing the words University crisis.

  1. 1. Emergency Preparedness Process Proposal for Radiological Incidents at Accelerator Driven Facilities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Leonie Victoria Stieren; [2021]
    Keywords : accelerator driven facilities; emergency response; crisis management; radiological hazard; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The European Spallation Source (ESS) is an accelerator driven research facility under construction. Once commissioned, a linear accelerator supplies protons to a target, whereupon neutrons are generated through a process called “spallation”. Neutron beam time will be available for a variety of scientific experiments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Development of a Neutron Activation Analysis station at the Lund Ion Beam Analysis Facility

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kärnfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Josephine Lindsey-Clark; [2021]
    Keywords : Neutron Activation Analysis; NAA; European Spallation Source; ESS; Lund Ion Beam Analysis Facility; LIBAF; Gamma-Ray Spectra; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : This report outlines the first stages of the development of the Neutron Activation Analysis station at the Lund Ion Beam Analysis Facility in the Division of Nuclear Physics, Lund University. The motivation for this project is to use the Neutron Activation Analysis detection technique for environmental monitoring around the European Spallation Source, soon to come into operation. READ MORE

  3. 3. What is the Function of the University?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Gustav Nyström; August Durlind; [2020]
    Keywords : Lund University; strategic communication; moral foundation theory; rhetorical arena theory; crisis communication; safetyism; academic freedom; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to explore how differences in morality polarizes the debate of what the function of the university should be, and how that might indicate a potential organizational crisis for Lund University. The study is primarily based on the case concerning the removal of teacher Johan Grant, that took place at Lund University in the fall of 2019. READ MORE

  4. 4. Replacing Setpoint Control with Machine Learning : Model Predictive Control Using Artificial Neural Networks

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Emil Dahlberg; Mattias Mineur; Linus Shoravi; Holger Swartling; [2020]
    Keywords : model predictive control; MPC; artificial neural network; ANN; machine learning; heating; indoor climate; climate control; HVAC; setpoint curve; maskininlärning; inomhusklimat; börvärdeskurva; artificiella neurala nätverk;

    Abstract : Indoor climate control is responsible for a substantial amount of the world's total energy expenditure. In a time of climate crisis where a reduction of energy consumption is crucial to avoid climate disaster, indoor climate control is a ripe target for eliminating energy waste. READ MORE

  5. 5. Predicting Pro-environmental Behaviours with Locus of Control and Ecoanxiety

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Filippa Sjöstrand; Emilie Hansen; [2020]
    Keywords : climate change; locus of control; ecoanxiety; trait anxiety; pro-environmental behaviours.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The climate crisis is not only affecting the physical world, but individuals’ mental health. The concept of ecoanxiety has reached major attention in the public discourse and more individuals report psychological consequences as a result of climate change. READ MORE