Essays about: "disturbance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 386 essays containing the word disturbance.

  1. 1. Election Forecasting in a Multiparty System

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Stefan Lindborg; [2019-01-31]
    Keywords : Election forecasting; Polling; Multiparty systems; Dynamic Linear Models; DLM; Kalman filtering; Swedish elections;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis in statistics covers the subject of election forecasting in a multipartysystem, using polling data, that is data collected to measure party support, and dynamiclinear models (DLMs) with Kalman filtering. In terms of decision-making the outcomeof an election can be thought of as an uncertainty. READ MORE

  2. 2. Environmental change during the Holocene : A comparative multi-proxy study of landscape disturbances in Northern Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Mégane Capel; [2019]
    Keywords : Holocene; Lake-Water TOC; climate; lake sediment; vegetation;

    Abstract : Varved lake sediments were used to provide information on how a landscape is affected by disturbances of different scales, from global (i.e. climatic) to local (i.e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluating effects of preventive actions to reduce wild boar damage in the agricultural landscape

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Matilda Söderqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Sus scrofa; wild boar; wildlife damage; agricultural damage; crop damage; preventive actions; fencing; protective hunting; directed feeding;

    Abstract : The population of wild boar (Sus scrofa) is increasing dramatically in Sweden and all over Europe and cause an extensive amount of damage in agricultural landscapes. The economic losses for farmers due to damages are leading to intense conflicts between different stakeholders, particularly hunters and farmers. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Attractive Workplace : Are the Site Offices Meeting the Employees´Needs?

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Anna Haegerstrand; Emelia Knutsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Attractive workplace; Indoor work environment; Site office; Physical parameters; Air quality; Noise; Temperature; Lighting; Attraktiv arbetsplats; Arbetsmiljö; Platskontor; Fysiska parametrar Luftkvalité; Ljud; Temperatur; Ljus;

    Abstract : Previous research have shown a possible relationship between the indoor work environmentand the impact it has on the employees’ performance. Different factors can affect theperformance; physical parameters, such as ventilation and air quality, noise levels, thermalclimate, lighting and access to daylight, as well as the level of flexibility of the work, furnitureetc. READ MORE

  5. 5. GPS-oscillation-robust Localization and Visionaided Odometry Estimation

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : HONGYI CHEN; [2019]
    Keywords : Adaptive Extended Kalman Filter; Localization; Stereo visual odometry; GPS outage; Adaptivt förlängt Kalmanfilter; lokalisering; stereovisuell odometri; GPS avbrott;

    Abstract : GPS/IMU integrated systems are commonly used for vehicle navigation. The algorithm for this coupled system is normally based on Kalman filter. However, oscillated GPS measurements in the urban environment can lead to localization divergence easily. READ MORE