Essays about: "distractions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the word distractions.

  1. 1. Creativity in Business Incubators : A Qualitative Study of the Influencers of Startup Employee Creativity in Incubators

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Luke Insoll; Jonne Mäkikyrö; [2018]
    Keywords : Creativity; business incubator; incubator; innovation; startup; psychology; business; influencers of creativity; mäkikyrö; jonne; insoll;

    Abstract : Creativity is a phenomenon of human behaviour whereby new and useful things are produced. The products of creativity can be tangible, such as a painting or item of clothing, or they can be intangible, such as an idea or theory. READ MORE

  2. 2. Procrastination, grit and self-efficacy for self-regulation: : A correlational study in a student sample

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Peder Wejkum; [2018]
    Keywords : Procrastination; grit; self-efficacy for self-regulation; Prokrastinering; grit; self-efficacy for self-regulation;

    Abstract : Abstract Background: Procrastination or the tendency to delay various actions despite knowing that this delay will likely bring negative consequences, is a widespread phenomenon. It has been found to be especially common among college students and has been linked to various negative outcomes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Building occupant movement in wide descending stairs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Martha Ålgård; [2017]
    Keywords : Descending stairs; occupant movement; wide stairs; handrails; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Several incidents in the past confirm that crowd movement in stairs represents a risk that has potential of causing serious injuries. Extensively research has been conducted for descending stairs. However, less is known about particularly wide staircases, which is taken to be stairs with tread width of 1.2m or above. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gaze Teleportation in Virtual Reality

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Andreas Linn; [2017]
    Keywords : Virtual reality; VR; Eye-tracking; locomotion; user study; teleportation;

    Abstract : This paper reports preliminary investigations into gaze teleportation, a locomotion interaction inside virtual reality in which the user can push a button and teleport to the point at which they are looking. The results could help future application creators design intuitive locomotion interfaces to allow users to more easily scale virtual worlds larger than their play space. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pupil dilation as an indicator for auditory signal detection : Towards an objective hearing test based on eye tracking

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknik och hälsa (STH); KTH/Skolan för teknik och hälsa (STH)

    Author : Matilda Dybäck; Johanna Wallgren; [2016]
    Keywords : Hearing loss; pupillary response; sinus tones; eye tracker; time window; Hörselnedsättning; pupillreaktion; sinustoner; eye tracker; tidsfönster;

    Abstract : An early detection of hearing loss in children is important for the child's speech and language development. For children between 3-6 months, a reliable method to measure hearing and determine hearing thresholds is missing. READ MORE