Essays about: "environment disturbances"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the words environment disturbances.

  1. 1. Procurement riskmanagement to reducesupply disruptions : A qualitative study of Swedishapparel brands during COVID-19

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : David Lundin; Sebastian Wennberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Procurment risk management;

    Abstract : The COVID-19 outbreak has brought disturbances to a large number business as well aswhole industries disrupting their supply chains, proving that most of today's companiesdon't have sufficient systems or strategies to evade or reduce major supply chaindisruptions. One industry that was affected heavily is the fashion industry who ischaracterized by short lead times, globalized supply chains and volatile customerdemand. READ MORE

  2. 2. Off-road Driving with Deteriorated Road Conditions for Autonomous Driving Systems

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för systemteknik

    Author : Eric Ekström; [2022]
    Keywords : autonomous driving systems; computer graphics; synthetic training data; driving;

    Abstract : Recent studies on robustness of machine learning systems shows that today’s autonomous vehicles struggle with very basic visual disturbances such as rain or snow. There is also a lack of training data that includes off road scenes or scenes with different forms of deformation to the road surface. READ MORE

  3. 3. Planning future forests for energy, environment and wildlife : Evaluation of forest management scenarios using a forest landscape model in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Sigvard Bast; [2022]
    Keywords : Forest landscape model; Biomass succession simulation; Carbon stock change; Habitat indicators; Scenario analysis; Integrated sustainability assessment;

    Abstract : Comparing the future state of natural capital and ecosystem services with quantitative scenarios  is essential in the decision-making process for a sustainable management of forest landscapes. In Sweden, an intensified forest management will likely be necessary to meet future demands of woody biomass as a source of bioenergy and building materials. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tree stump manipulation - An experimental method to accelerate decomposition in tree stumps to compensate for the shortfall in dead wood substrate

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvård

    Author : Thomas Leonard Reneman; [2021-11-29]
    Keywords : stumps; dead wood; extraction; biodiversity; natural disturbances; mimicking; manipulation;

    Abstract : Current forestry exploits put a lot of strain on the global ecosystem that all life on earth depends on. Boreal natural dynamic forest environments are turned into sterile clear-cut areas. Forestry exploits also affect the biodiversity by extracting substantial amounts of dead wood substrate. READ MORE

  5. 5. Electroless Copper Plating to Achieve Solderless Connections

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Martin Noren; [2021]
    Keywords : electroless copper plating; solderless connections; non-solder; solderless; solder free;

    Abstract : As the world has woken up to the change in climate in recent years, people's environmental concerns are forcing companies to change and find ways to manufacture products without harming nature. One area of serious concern is the electronics industries where an ever-increasing number of products gets updated with sensors and microcomputers to be part of the internet of things. READ MORE