Essays about: "collaborative work"

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  1. 1. Challenges when introducing collaborative robots in SME manufacturing industry

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Marie Schnell; [2021]
    Keywords : Human-robot collaboration; HRC; collaborative robots; cobots; SME; industry 4.0; smart industry;

    Abstract : Collaborative robots, cobots, are seen as an alternative to traditional industrial robots since they are more flexible, less space-consuming, and can share the workspace with human operators. For small and medium-sized enterprises, SMEs, the adoption still is in an early stage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Boundary Stories : Exploring Storytelling as a Tool for Inter-Organizational Learning of Crisis Response Capabilities

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Jonas Herkevall; [2021]
    Keywords : storytelling; crisis management; organizational learning; complex adaptive systems; Covid-19; pandemic;

    Abstract : Given the unique nature of crises, a key capability of the crisis response system is to facilitate adaptive response structures in relation to the circumstances of any given crisis. This thesis views the crisis response system as complex adaptive system, in which adaptive response is an emergent phenomenon that occurs through the interactions of crisis response organizations within the crisis response system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Professional Isolation and Connectedness in Computer Supported Cooperative Work Systems : A Focused Ethnographic Study of Knowledge Workers Working from Home

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Alice Mohlin; [2021]
    Keywords : Communication Support; Connectedness; Computer-Supported Cooperative Work CSCW ; Information and Communication Technology ICT ; Professional Isolation; Social Interaction; Symbolic Interactionism; Working from Home;

    Abstract : Both companies and individuals have observed positive effects after implementing working from home (WFH) practices as digital technology expands collaborative possibilities. As a result, the hybrid workplace has emerged as a sustainable possibility for future workplace solutions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gender and the Architectural Lighting Design Team; A Study into the Real and Perceived

    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : Julia Aijkens; [2021]
    Keywords : diversity; gender; lighting design; collaborative team;

    Abstract : Studies suggest that diversity is advantageous to group work. As lighting design teams become increasingly diverse, there is an increased opportunity for innovation as well as miscommunication. READ MORE

  5. 5. Explainable Reinforcement Learning for Risk Mitigation in Human-Robot Collaboration Scenarios

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

    Author : Alessandro Iucci; [2021]
    Keywords : Explainable Reinforcement Learning; Human-Robot Collaboration; Risk Mitigation; Reward Decomposition; Autonomous Policy Explanation; Collaborative Robots; Förklarbar förstärkningslärande; Mänskligt-robot-samarbete; Riskreducering; Reward Decomposition; Autonomous Policy Explanation; Samarbetsrobotar;

    Abstract : Reinforcement Learning (RL) algorithms are highly popular in the robotics field to solve complex problems, learn from dynamic environments and generate optimal outcomes. However, one of the main limitations of RL is the lack of model transparency. This includes the inability to provide explanations of why the output was generated. READ MORE