Essays about: "adaptation"

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  1. 1. Reflections on the Ideological Evolution of the Sweden Democrats party : A Qualitative Analysis of party programs over time

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Lisa Youssef; [2020]
    Keywords : Sweden Democrats; radical right wing populism; liberal values; ideational evolution; world view; strategy; nativism; authoritarianism; populism;

    Abstract : In 2018, the Sweden Democrats party has gained 17.5 per cent of the votes during the Swedish general elections. Consequently, with this success, they became the third largest party in the riksdag. READ MORE

  2. 2. Troubling Waters Ahead – an Evaluation of Coastal Flooding in Stockholm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Holger Sandberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate adaptation; coastal flooding; sea level; sea level rise; Klimatanpassning; kustöversvämning; havsnivå; havsnivåhöjning;

    Abstract : The increasing rate of global sea mean level rise, one of many effects of climate change, will most likelyproduce heightened risk of coastal flooding. Cities located along coastlines have to adapt to thesecircumstances that otherwise will increase the magnitude and frequency of coastal flooding. READ MORE

  3. 3. Supporting personalisation of ADAS through driver characteristics - a design science study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Filip Walldén; Simon Löfving; Boyan Dai; [2019-11-18]
    Keywords : Driver Characteristics; ADAS; Requirements Engineering;

    Abstract : The identification of driver characteristics is an importantstep to allow the adaptation of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems(ADAS) to individual driver needs, and thus increase system performanceand trust in the system function. However, most ADAS are designed forthe average driver and we investigated which driving characteristics arerelevant for personalised features, and how to derive them using Requirementelicitation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Creating safer reward functions for reinforcement learning agents in the gridworld

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Andres De Biase; Mantas Namgaudis; [2019-11-12]
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    Abstract : We adapted Goal-Oriented Action planning, a decision-making architecture common in video games into the machine learning world with the objective of creating a safer artificial intelligence. We evaluate it in randomly generated 2D grid-world scenarios and show that this adaptation can create a safer AI that also learns faster than conventional methods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social Impacts of Climate Change on Women’s Health in Belize

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Mathilda Jerenius; [2019-10-09]
    Keywords : Climate change; health; women; social work; public health;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate whether climate change affects women’s health in Belize, and if so, how. Belize, being a low-lying coastline country is prone to suffer from repercussions of climate change. The data was collected by conducting four focus group discussions with female participants in four rural villages in Belize. READ MORE