Essays about: "calculator"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the word calculator.

  1. 1. Forecast Modelling of Future Events that Affect the Repayment Capacity of Mortgages

    University essay from KTH/Hälsoinformatik och logistik; KTH/Hälsoinformatik och logistik

    Author : Alexander Nordlund; Niklas Ålander; [2019]
    Keywords : Mortgage calculator; forecast modelling; loss of income; pension; foreign currency; depreciation; interest rate; left-to-live-on; surplus; deficit; Boendekalkyl; prognosmodellering; inkomstbortfall; pension; utländsk valuta; värdeminskning; ränta; kvar att leva på; överskott; underskott;

    Abstract : The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority introduced new guidelines and regulations on March 1, 2019. These regulations induced Swedish banks and other creditors to consider future events as a mean to improve their ability to determine the risk of debtors. A forecast generator was created as a tool to accomplish this. READ MORE

  2. 2. Budgets for a sustainable future : Monthly budgets as a tool for reflection and goal- setting of carbon emissions

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

    Author : Lucas Grönborg; [2019]
    Keywords : Goal-setting; motivation; sustainability; carbon budget; persuasive technology;

    Abstract : Climate persuasive services, a type of persuasive technology, could benefit significantly from having a well designed goal-setting feature to actually get users to reduce their carbon emissions. This study explored monthly carbon budgets as a tool for goal-setting to motivate carbon emission reductions. READ MORE

  3. 3. CIRCULAR ECONOMY NOW00 : How can a tool stimulate Circular Economy whereby the product development stage will be guided towards less waste generation?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Luisa Leroy; [2018]
    Keywords : Certifications – Circular economy – Material Calculator PICI© – Awareness – Circular Methodology 

    Abstract : The government has made a choice to call a halt to climate change and has defined concrete milestones that everyone can use in practical terms, but the practical and knowledge side is still lacking within society. There is still no unambiguous approach for circular economy. Unfortunately, no manual is ready yet to take the steps towards 2050. READ MORE

  4. 4. Broadening of spectral lines in the Gaia-ESO survey

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teoretisk fysik

    Author : Kristoffer Bengtsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Astronomy; Hydrogen; Iron; Spectral line broadening; collisional broadening; pressure broadening; Gaia; Stellar atmosphere; spectrum; stars: abundances; Atomic data; Astronomi; tryckbreddning; kollisionsbreddning; breddning av spektrallinjer; spektrum; väte; järn; Gaia; stjärnatmosfär; atomdata;

    Abstract : Analyzing stellar spectra plays a big role in understanding the evolution of our galaxy. Having good data for spectral line properties is very important when analyzing these spectra. One part of the Gaia-ESO public spectroscopic survey (GES) is to gather data for spectral line properties from stellar spectra. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identification and characterization of design fires to be used in performance-based fire design of CERN facilities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Darko Perovic; [2018]
    Keywords : Fire; Design fire; Vehicle fires; DMS 500; fast particulate analyser; Cone Calorimeter; Smoke characterization; Particle size distribution; Shell Diala; Midel; Cables; cable fires; Electrical cabinets; Electrical racks; CERN; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : CERN operates the most complex particle accelerator facility built until today. As such, it consists of thousands of custom-made components spread both in upper ground facilities and in underground tunnels and caverns. READ MORE