Essays about: "boats"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 65 essays containing the word boats.

  1. 1. Investigation and implementation of rapid prototyping in development of a high-speed light craft

    University essay from KTH/Marina system

    Author : Ulrik Sköldkvist; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Designing and constructing boats or ships is a slow, iterative process where the design goes through several steps in each iteration, and every loop in the process leads closer to the result. However, to verify if the boat's design functions, it must be built if there is no possibility to design, build, and evaluate smaller prototypes during the development. READ MORE

  2. 2. Essential young-of-the-year fish macrophyte habitats along the swedish east coast : Evaluation of representativity of marine protected areas and pressures on habitats in the Gulf of Bothnia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Aquatic Resources

    Author : Zanna Zielfeldt; [2021]
    Keywords : Baltic Sea; fish habitats; vegetation cover; fish species richness; recreational activities; ; boating; marine protected areas;

    Abstract : Along the coastal zone of the Baltic Sea high productivity habitats form important areas for many organisms, including young-of-the-year (YOY) fish. Habitats consisting of aquatic vegetation provide YOY fish with important services, such as refuge from large predators and food sources. READ MORE

  3. 3. Requirements for Modelling WUI Fire Evacuation by Unconventional Means

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Rona Tyler; [2021]
    Keywords : WUI fire; evacuation modelling; wildfire; evacuation; traffic modelling; pedestrian modelling; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Wildfires pose a significant safety issue, especially when they interact with urban areas, known as wildland urban interface (WUI) fires. As wildfire numbers are rising and developments near wildlands are increasing, there is an increased need to model all types of evacuation in order to prepare and inform evacuating authorities and evacuees. READ MORE

  4. 4. Climate change adaptation and urban development: a genealogy of flood risk management in Glasgow

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Leopold Salzenstein; Jenny Åkeson; [2021]
    Keywords : Adaptation; Climate urbanism; Clyde; Complexity; Floods; Foucault; Genealogy; Glasgow; Green gentrification; Maladaptation; Neoliberalism; Resilience; Risk; Scotland; General Works;

    Abstract : As cities increasingly implement climate change adaptation (CCA) projects, it is important to assess the potential long-term consequences of urban climate adaptation on socio-economic inequalities. As CCA is still in its infancy, observing long-term impact can be challenging. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hibernation of public space - an investigation of Stockholms water environment

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Anton Valek; [2021]
    Keywords : Public space; Stockholm water environment; Pålsundet; Långholmen; Boat storage;

    Abstract : The project stems from a will to understand how I, as both a citizen and architect can partake in the creation and activation of the public water environment of Stockholm, a public sphere that I argue is largely in a state of hibernation. The main proposal is a multifunctional boat storage located at Pålsundet on Långholmen. READ MORE