Essays about: "WELL Building Standard"

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  1. 1. Work is where my bike is. Identifying windows of opportunity for bike commuting in the heart of Germany’s car industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Sandra Seethaler; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Behaviour Analysis; Bike Communiting; Sustainable Mobility; Transport Planning; Germany; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In Germany, country of diesel bans and postponed climate goals, the region of Baden-Württemberg, as the heart of the country’s car industry, faces especial challenges. Due to its highly car-oriented transport system and topographical structure, the region is notorious for some of the country’s worst air quality levels. READ MORE

  2. 2. Proving Ground Durability Simulations

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Avd.)

    Author : Siddharth Ramakrishnan; [2019]
    Keywords : Virtual Durability Simulations; Multibody Simulations; Buses; Virtuell hållfasthetsprovning; Multibody-simuleringar; bussar;

    Abstract : Virtual durability simulations have been explored in the automotive industry to complement physical testing in designing durable vehicles. Simulations are useful to check the validity of the design before even building the prototype of the vehicle. READ MORE

  3. 3. Indoor Air Pollution, Passive Ventilation Strategies and Thermal Comfort in Nepal

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

    Author : Marianne Löwgren; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy poverty; Solid biomass fuels; Improved cooking stoves; Indoor air pollution; Carbon monoxide; Vernacular architecture; Passive ventilation; Air exchange rate; Indoor air quality; Thermal comfort; Operative temperature; Sustainable societal development; Social Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Indoor Air Pollution (IAP) resulting from indoor burning of solid biomass fuels in poorly ventilated kitchens is a severe health risk in parts of the world where energy poverty is prevalent. Passive ventilation, i.e. taking advantage of naturally induced airflow has been suggested as crucial in reducing IAP levels below safe limits. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ablation Programming for Machine Learning

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

    Author : Sina Sheikholeslami; [2019]
    Keywords : Distributed Machine Learning; Distributed Systems; Ablation Studies; Apache Spark; Keras; Hopsworks;

    Abstract : As machine learning systems are being used in an increasing number of applications from analysis of satellite sensory data and health-care analytics to smart virtual assistants and self-driving cars they are also becoming more and more complex. This means that more time and computing resources are needed in order to train the models and the number of design choices and hyperparameters will increase as well. READ MORE

  5. 5. Grid-Tied Solar Photovoltaic (PV) System with Battery storage : A Brief Techno-Economic Analysis

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Sharat Basavalingappa; [2019]
    Keywords : Off-grid; Grid-tied; Solar PV; Batteries; Renewable energy; Techno-economic analysis;

    Abstract : Most of the world’s electricity is being generated through conventional sources of energy like coal and nuclear. People are realizing the dire effect of using these fuels, and the amount of CO2 being released into the environment. Therefore, in recent year there has been a shift in emphasis towards cleaner ways of generating electricity. READ MORE