Essays about: "adaptación"

Found 4 essays containing the word adaptación.

  1. 1. Desert garden techniques to ameliorate urban microclimates : an example of application in Granada, Spain

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Otto Lundberg; [2022]
    Keywords : climate change; Egyptian gardens; Persian gardens; Alhambra; urban heat island; desert gardens;

    Abstract : In this day and age we are faced with urban cores getting hotter, with the main drivers being climate change and the urban heat island effect. This gets even more complicated as the parts of Europe that have the largest need too cool down, i.e. the south, has the least amount of space available for interventions in the form of green space. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring the potential of Green Infrastructure to enhance urban resilience as part of the 2040 Development Plan La Paz, Bolivia

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Maritza Carlsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Risks in La Paz; Urban Parks; Urban Forest; Urban Nature-Based Solutions; Gender in Planning;

    Abstract : Cities continue to grow, and the rapid population growth, and overcrowding are increasing the pressure on local governments to provide basic services (e.g., housing, clean water, sanitation, basic health services, and education) and green space planning. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modelling of the mechanobiological adaptation to vascular occlusion in the arterial tree

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Mekanik och hållfasthetslära

    Author : Jaime Rodríguez María; [2016]
    Keywords : Vascular occlusion; modelling; arteries; arterial tree; growth and remodelling; Murray; cerebrocardiovascular diseases; adaptation; thrombosis; calcification; anemia; polycythemia; isquemia; edema; Oclusión vascular; modelado; arterias; árbol arterial; crecimiento y remodelado; Murray; enfermedades cerebrocardiovasculares; adaptación; trombosis; calcificación; anemia; policitemia; isquemia; edema;

    Abstract : It is known that there are many cardiovascular diseases caused by the alterations in the blood vessels, that affect most of the world population. The knowledge of the mechanobiological behavior of blood vessels is used for understanding how cardiovascular diseases could affect the human body. READ MORE

  4. 4. Simulating current regional pattern and composition of Chilean native forests using a dynamic ecosystem model

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Cristián Andrés Escobar Avaria; [2013]
    Keywords : South-central Chile; LPJ-GUESS; temperate rain forests; magellanic rainforests; Physical Geography and Ecosystem analysis; plant functional types; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Resumen Dentro de los recursos naturales más relevantes de Chile están los bosques nativos. A pesar de su amplia distribución en el país, su superficie ha sido drásticamente disminuida durante los dos últimos siglos, especialmente debido a los continuos cambios en el uso de la tierra asociados a la agricultura, a la tala selectiva, al monocultivo de especies exóticas y al desarrollo urbano. READ MORE