Essays about: "dispersion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 328 essays containing the word dispersion.

  1. 1. To be one step ahead: A survey of Swedish municipal food preparedness

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Robin Andersson; [2022]
    Keywords : Civil defence; food preparedness; governance; resilience; responsibility; sustainable development; Civilt försvar; livsmedelsberedskap; styrning; resiliens; ansvar; hållbar utveckling;

    Abstract : Officials of varying backgrounds from a sample of nine municipalities in Sweden were interviewed in a semi-structured format regarding the state of their work on food preparedness, challenges and opportunities for working on said topic, as well as the relation between municipalities and national actors related to civil defence. A vast majority of Swedish municipalities were contacted, and the final interviewees were hand-picked from a group of candidates that accepted a request for an interview. READ MORE

  2. 2. The best tasting pear in the world : is there a future for the cultivation of Pyrus sinkiangensis in Sweden?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Mika Modin; [2022]
    Keywords : Fragrant pear; Korla pear; Xiang li; Pyrus sinkiangensis;

    Abstract : Pears are next to apples one of the most important fruit crops of the temperate world but only a few cultivars are being produced. There is great genetic diversity within the genus Pyrus, and the wide dispersion of the species has created pears with many different traits and qualities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Optic Fiber Communication in Commercial Vehicles : Testing of mechanical rigidity

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för fysik och elektroteknik (IFE)

    Author : Vijay Adhithyan Venugopal Parasuraman; [2022]

    Abstract : The backbone of this dissertation is a discussion of the adaptability of optical fiber modes of transmission. The technological boom in commercial vehicles tends to include more electronic components and more data flow. The traditional copper transmission is reliable but has drawbacks. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of polysaccharides and protein on rheological properties of a baobab-based sauce : cookable with sustained rheological properties

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Nora Ängmo; [2022]
    Keywords : Baobab fruit pulp; Rheology; Central Composite Design; viscosity; Protein; Pectin; Agar Agar; Experimental Design; Cookable;

    Abstract : Plant-based sustainable and nutritional food are a recent, growing trend setting out new opportunities for operators in the food value chain to ensure and reduce emissions from the global food production. Baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) fruit pulp, approved as a novel food, is rich in dietary fibres, antioxidants, and minerals. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implementing spatial variance in the rate of photolytic breakdown of NO2 in urban street canyons

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för energivetenskaper

    Author : Fabian Friberg; [2022]
    Keywords : cfd; computational fluid dynamics; NOx; street canyon; NO2; NO; O3; photolysis; OpenFOAM; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : In this study a module for calculating the solar exposure of individual fluid cells was developed to more accurately represent the effect of photolysis on the pollutant dispersion in an urban street canyon. The module was tested and validated on 12 different cases, each with a different geographical location, time of year and/or time of day. READ MORE