Essays about: "Weather effects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 152 essays containing the words Weather effects.

  1. 1. A study of the effects of winterclimate and atmospheric icing onhigh-speed passenger trains

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Markus Granlöf; [2020]
    Keywords : Survival analysis; continuous Markov model; cumulative delay; highspeed train; weather; atmospheric icing;

    Abstract : Harsh winter climate causes various problems for both the public andprivate sector in Sweden, especially in the northern part and the railway industryis no exception. This master thesis project covers an investigation of the eects ofthe winter climate and a phenomena called atmospheric icing on the performance ofthe train in a region called the Botnia-Atlantica region. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bevattning i vallodling

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Gabriel Thor; [2020]
    Keywords : grovfoder; vattenbrist; torkstress; torka; bevattningsdamm; försommartorka;

    Abstract : Denna litteraturstudie handlar om hur bevattning påverkar vallens av-kastning. Det är ett viktigt ämne att diskutera efter den extrema sommaren 2018. Med klimatförändringarna är det troligt att säsongerna blir mera vari-erande, trots det måste grovfoderförsörjningen till våra lantbruksdjur säk-ras. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessment of weather conditions for ALMA observations of the Sun

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Daniel Jakobsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Atacama Large Millimeter Array; ALMA; Solar observation;

    Abstract : The closest star to Earth is the Sun. The difference between our Sun and other stars is that the dynamics are observable with telescopes. A complex and strange part of our Sun is the chromosphere which is a part of the solar atmosphere. READ MORE

  4. 4. A qualitative assessment of the effects of climate change on bridges

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Konstruktionsteknik; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknologi

    Author : Amina Arnautovic; [2020]
    Keywords : climate change; risk; bridges; qualitative assessment; klimatförändring; broar; kvalitativ bedömning; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Climate change is a fact and the potential climate change impacts on infrastructure are necessary to examine to ensure the safety and performance of societies. The evidence for climate change is overwhelming, the changes have been observed and the projected future based on models indicate further change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Feedback effects in the Arctic region and how they affect the global climate

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Lotta Nyman; [2020]
    Keywords : Arctic warming; Arctic change; Climate feedback effect; Lower latitude weather; Arctic amplification; Permafrost; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Arctic is warming at a rate two to three times that of the global average. Although only covering a small area of the globe, it is a vital component of the climate system. Through climatic feedback effects the warming is enhanced, and risks leading to further climate change. READ MORE