Essays about: "environmental thesis topic for a student"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 essays containing the words environmental thesis topic for a student.

  1. 1. Bacterial and fungal responses to drying and rewetting using bronopol or cycloheximide as inhibitors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Simon Lin; [2019]
    Keywords : Drying-rewetting; respiration; growth rate; growth response; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Microbial decomposers breakdown soil organic matter, releasing carbon dioxide (CO2) to the atmosphere. This release of CO2 could therefore contribute to future climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. Reuse of Treated Wastewater in Industrial Symbiosis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Greta Bürger; [2019]
    Keywords : Wastewater; Reuse; Symbiosis; water engineering; environmental engineering; vattenförsörjningsteknik; avloppsteknik; Chemistry;

    Abstract : Many regions around the world suffer from occasional or permanent droughts. Recent years have shown that although Sweden is not a water scarce country, it is vulnerable to dry peri- ods. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modelling heat recovery from urban wastewater systems - case study from Malmö

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Diego Reyes; [2019]
    Keywords : Heat; Recovery; Wastewater; City; Wide; Model; Urban; Sustainability; Sewer; System; Malmo; Temperature; Sweden; Water engineering; Environmental engineering; Vattenförsörjningsteknik; Avloppsteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to estimate how much heat can be recovered from the sewer system in Malmö, Sweden, and determine the best location for that heat recovery. In fulfilling that purpose, this thesis covers the process of modeling wastewater flows and temperature changes in the sewer system in Malmö, the results of those processes, and the estimated amount of heat that can be recovered from the sewer system. READ MORE

  4. 4. Automated building compliance checking : emphasis on building placement and parking availability

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Min Ya Zhang; [2019]
    Keywords : building permission; building requirements; compliance checking; house placement; parking availability; Geomatics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Building permit automation has become a rising international topic in the past decade due to its convenience and efficiency. Automated compliance checking saves time and resources, which is beneficial for the construction industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. The experience of a heat wave and preparations for a hot future - A case study of climate change adaptation and health risks faced by the elderly population of Trelleborg

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Love Frykman; [2019]
    Keywords : heat wave; climate change; climate change adaptation; elderly population; citizen participation; coping strategies; adaptation interaction; resilience; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : As global temperatures rise, adverse health effects due to heat exposure are an increasingly pressing issue, particularly threatening to the health of elderly people. Mitigating these threats requires a dynamic climate adaptation system embedding a variety of measures. READ MORE