Essays about: "cost-effectiveness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 132 essays containing the word cost-effectiveness.

  1. 1. AI for Dementia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jacob Håvik; [2019]
    Keywords : Artifical intelligence; Dementia; Cost-effectiveness; Healthcare.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The current healthcare system in Sweden suffers from major problems when it comes cost-efficiency and delivery of healthcare services. Unsustainable increase in healthcare cost over the past few decades has led to that Government funding is no longer keeping pace with increasing demand and complexity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Applicability of Planetary Boundaries to improve Sustainability Performance at Companies : A Case Study at Sandvik Materials Technology

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Katarina Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : Planetary boundaries; Companies; Corporate Environmental Performance;

    Abstract : Frågor kopplade till ekologisk hållbarhet i företagssammanhang (både i forskning och inom företagsvärlden) har historiskt inte haft speciellt mycket gemensamt med forskning om ekosystem och miljöprocesser. Styrning av affärsverksamhet för att uppnå ekologisk hållbarhet är typiskt fokuserad på linjära företags eller industri-specifika miljöproblem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design of Reliable Lightweight Cast Components : An Optimization Driven Design Appraoch

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Avd.)

    Author : Rohan Kulkarni; [2018]
    Keywords : Topology Optimization; Solidification Simulation; Cast Components; Early Stage Castability Evaluation; Topologioptimering; Simulering av stelning; Gjutna Komponenter; utvärdering av gjutbarhet;

    Abstract : The present-day automotive industry is striving to design lightweight components by optimizing the design for minimization of weight. The topology optimization is used widely for the design of lightweight components. The casting process is time and cost effective for mass production and widely adopted within the automotive industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Planning for Viable Forests with High Biodiversity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Anja Herdesang; [2018]
    Keywords : Anja Herdesang; Planning for Viable Forests with High Biodiversity; forestry; foresters; forester; biodiversity; ecosystem; forest; sustainability; extinction; speices; refinement; nature; clear-cut; cuts; monocultured; forests; alternative; concervation; enviromental laws; even-aged; continuous; silvicultural; wood products; cost-effectiveness; Protection; timber; pulp; production; forest owners; harvesting; red-listed; violations; protected; effective management; ecosystem responses; disturbance; Cross-disciplinary cooperation; climax and carrying capacity; index; describing the abiotic basic Prerequisites for Biodiversity APB ; guideline; trees connected; wildlife connectivity; continuity; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Agriculture and Food Sciences; Biology and Life Sciences; Cultural Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent decades, the rate of extinction of species is increasing due to human use and refinement of nature. This has resulted in a large amount of research throughout the world. Forestry today is mostly based on clear cuts, and many natural forests have been cut down and replaced with monocultured forests. READ MORE

  5. 5. Modelling and Analysis of Mobile Energy Transmission for Offshore Wind Power : An analysis of flow batteries as an energy transmission system for offshore wind power

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Rasmus Lundin; Benjamin Beitler-Dorch; [2018]
    Keywords : Offshore Wind; High Voltage Direct Current; Vanadium Redox Flow Battery; Techno-economic; Transmission; Levelized Cost of Energy; Efficiency.;

    Abstract : A comparison between a traditional fixed high voltage direct current energy transmission system and a mobile transmission system utilizing vanadium redox flow batteries has been conducted in this degree work.  The purpose of this comparison was to evaluate if a mobile energy transmission system could be competitive in terms of energy efficiency and cost-effectiveness for use in offshore wind power applications. READ MORE