Essays about: "geography"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 657 essays containing the word geography.

  1. 1. Ashish Vivekar (2020) Evaluation of methodology for estimating crop yield from multispectral UAV images : a case study at Lönnstorp, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Ashish Vivekar; [2020]
    Keywords : Physical Geography and Ecosystem analysis; Multispectral Sensor; Radiometric Correction; Reflection calibration; Phenology; GEM; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Adaptation of modern Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and multispectral sensor technology in agriculture can enhance the capacity to accurately monitor crops. But these technologies come with its own set of challenges. READ MORE

  2. 2. The use of bicycles in a mid-sized city – benefits and obstacles identified using a questionnaire and GIS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Georgios Efthymiou; [2020]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; cycling routes; bicycle; city; Karditsa; T.P.S; questionnaire; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The use of bicycles in a mid-sized city – benefits and obstacles identified using a questionnaire and GIS The need for alternative means of transport is highlighted by many studies. This need can be satisfied by prioritizing the use of bicycles over the use of mechanical vehicles in daily mobility needs in a city. READ MORE

  3. 3. Aspects of Error Quantification and Evaluation in Digital Elevation Models for Glacier Surfaces

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Jip Jan van Zoonen; [2020]
    Keywords : Geography; Geographical Information Systems; GIS; Physical Geography; Digital Elevation Model; DEM; Glaciology; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Aspects of Error Quantification and Evaluation in Digital Elevation Models for Glacier Surfaces This study explores methods to quantify and evaluate error in digital elevation models (DEMs) built from remotely sensed elevation data of the Hintereisferner glacier. A special focus lies on glacier surfaces because glaciers are often inaccessible for field observations but at the same time prone to measurement errors. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of Sweden’s place image on the decision-making process of queer migrants

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Thomas Kuijpers; [2019]
    Keywords : Migration; migration decision-making; place image; queer geography; queer migration; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The queer experience has only become relatively recently a topic of study within migration scholarship. Despite it being seen as a ‘special interest’ field, a lot can be learned about processes of migration decision-making overall, by applying queer theory to it. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Lindängen Lobby - an investigation of how e-commerce can regenerate neighbourhood retail in a splintered landscape

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Björn Englöv; [2019]
    Keywords : Architecture; Retail; Shopping; E-commerce; Ecommerce; Fragmentation; Malmö; Lindängen; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : This thesis paper aims to investigate how digital retail might affect our cities (in particular in Sweden). It will be asked if an advancement of e-commerce, contrary to popular belief, can have a positive effect on the urban realm and subsequently how it can be facilitated in the fields of architecture and urban design. READ MORE