Essays about: "cohesion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 141 essays containing the word cohesion.

  1. 1. Formation Control and UAV Path Finding Under Uncertainty : A contingent and cooperative swarm intelligence approach

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Mehdi Hmidi; [2020]
    Keywords : Emergence; Swarm Intelligence; Cooperation; Consensus; Path Find- ing; Uncertainty; Obstacle avoidance; Unknown Beforehand; Decision making; Flocking behavior; Cohesion; Separation; Alignment; Steering; Pattern forma- tion; Self-organization; Swarm; UAV; Drone;

    Abstract : Several of our technological breakthroughs are influenced by types of behavior and structures developed in the natural world, including the emulation of swarm in- telligence and the engineering of artificial synapses that function like the human mind. Much like these breakthroughs, this report examines emerging behaviors across swarms of non-communicating, adaptive units that evade obstacles while find- ing a path, to present a swarming algorithm premised on a class of local rule sets re- sulting in a Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) group navigating together as a unified swarm. READ MORE

  2. 2. Power and policy - A comparative study on the state use of paramilitary forces in the Democratic Republic of Vietnam and Ukraine

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gabriel Lindgren; [2020]
    Keywords : Power; policy; paramilitary; war; action; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Combative paramilitary forces are an unconventional but not unusual notion in warfare. The purpose of this study is to explain how the domestic and international power of a state affect its decision to support and align itself with paramilitary forces in war. READ MORE

  3. 3. Naturalization and Social Capital Investment- Evidence from 32 European Countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : John Eriksson; Oscar Svensson; [2019-07-02]
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    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Dealing with radicalization: A comparative study of the current initiatives to counter radicalization among young people in Sweden and Germany and the challenges which need to be met

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Maria Tzouvara; [2019]
    Keywords : radicalization; violent extremism; online hate; deradicalization; counter-radicalization; Islamophobia; social cohesion;

    Abstract : Radicalization, especially when it leads to extremism and political violence, has been on the rise in recent years on global scale and policy makers have tried to tackle the phenomenon, which poses a great risk to our societies. Especially young people, who are among the most vulnerable parts of society, are prone to radical beliefs that might come from the use of social media and/or by their exposure to socio-economic inequalities or religious fundamentalism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding Community Resilience: Resilience in the community response to the 14th June 2017 Grenfell Tower fire in London

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Edward Persson; [2019]
    Keywords : resilience; community; community resilience; social capital; post-disaster; community based organisations; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Community resilience is a highly relevant topic and the focus of much contemporary research, however it has yet to be distilled down to an exact science. The current thesis applies a theoretical framework for community resilience as an analytical lens when investigating the community response to the Grenfell fire and tragedy of 14th June 2017. READ MORE