Essays about: "barrier"

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  1. 1. Barriers to blockchain adoption in the public electrical vehicle charging market

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Erik Westerström; [2020]
    Keywords : blockchain; adoption; public; electrical vehicle; charging; market structure; barriers;

    Abstract : The adoption of blockchain in the public electrical vehicle charging market has yet to be realized to its full potential, despite existing proof-of-concept. A positive outlook for blockchain is suggested by contemporary research, as well as the need for empirical studies to fully identify blockchain’s barriers to adoption. READ MORE

  2. 2. “They are being made into like baby-making machines” : a study of the impact of gender structures and norms on family planning for Xhosa women in rural Zithulele, South Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Hannah Hölscher; [2020]
    Keywords : gender norms; gender roles; family planning; South Africa; rural; sexual health and reproductive rights; structural determinants of health; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Women in rural areas of South Africa battle with many structural issues, including unemployment, education and accessibility to health services, greatly delimiting family planning. However, socially constructed and internalized gender norms pose an additional and potentially greater barrier to family planning in traditional and patriarchal settings. READ MORE

  3. 3. Platoon Coordination under Signal Temporal Logic Specifications

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

    Author : Akash Singh; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Autonomous Driving has been hailed as one of the biggest game-changers for solving a lots of problems of the future, such as traffic congestion, efficiency of transportation, carbon emissions, road safety etc. Vehicle platooning has been a well studied idea in this field for efficient highway driving, which has been around since a few decades now. READ MORE

  4. 4. Visualizing partitioned data in Audience Response Systems : A design-driven approach

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

    Author : Oscar Wiigh; [2020]
    Keywords : Information Visualization; Audience Response Systems; Technology Acceptance Model; Double Diamond Design Process Model;

    Abstract : Meetings and presentations are often monological in their nature, creating a barrier of productivity in workplaces around the world. By utilizing modern technologies such as a web-based Audience Response System (ARS), meetings and presentations can be transformed into interactive exercises where the audience’s views, opinions and answers can be expressed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Perceived Safety Risk and Information Search Behaviour for Rapid Transit Travel : A Descriptive and Explanatory Case Study of Stockholm’s Rapid Transit System

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Carl Jacobsson; Jens Hedström; [2020]
    Keywords : Consumer Behaviour; Percived Risk; Information Search; Rapid Transit; Search Behaviour;

    Abstract : By using perceived risk theory to research consumers' feeling of safety in rapid transit, this study brings insight to the limited research area of consumer perceived risk of travelling by rapid transit in the context of unsafe and unpleasant incidents and its effect on consumer search behaviour. The existing models of risk induced information behaviour are mostly relevant for complex decisions. READ MORE