Essays about: "gravity foundations"

Found 5 essays containing the words gravity foundations.

  1. 1. Development and application of framework of suitability assessment for onshore wind farm foundations

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Liva Stale; [2016]
    Keywords : wind turbine; foundation; prefabricated foundation; rock anchorage; gravity caissons; PROMETHEE II.;

    Abstract : A framework for evaluating different wind turbine foundations has been proposed and applied in six hypothetical case studies located in three sites in different locations throughout Sweden.The framework is based on decision making method PROMETHEE II and consists of nine criteria covering financial, environmental and technical aspects of wind turbine foundations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Asteroids deflection using state of the art European technologies

    University essay from KTH/Rymd- och plasmafysik

    Author : Arthur Meunier; [2015]
    Keywords : deflection; NEO; asteroid; low thrust; ion beam shepherd; gravity link;

    Abstract : In public opinion, protection against asteroids impact has always been on the agenda of space engineering. Actually it started from 1994 whenShoemaker Levy stroke Jupiter. This protection works in two steps: detection of threat and deflection. Some space agencies and foundations monitor the sky and set up scenario. READ MORE

  3. 3. Large-Scale Structure Formation in Bimetric Gravity

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för fundamental fysik

    Author : Malin Renneby; [2014]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : One of the most prominent questions in modern cosmology is the origin of the accelerated expansion of the universe. A solution might lie in modifying gravity in the infraredby adding a small mass to its mediating particle. READ MORE

  4. 4. Three-dimensional strut-and-tie modelling of wind power plant foundations

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : Nicklas Landén; Jacob Lilljegren; [2012]
    Keywords : wind power plant foundation; gravity foundations; 3D; three-dimensional strut-and-tie model; fatigue; equivalent load; concrete;

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  5. 5. Research of gravity foundation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Elektricitetslära

    Author : Paraham Barati; [2010]
    Keywords : hydro dynamics;

    Abstract : The material consumption of the foundation of a WEC is a big part of the totalmaterial consumption of the entire power plant. To reduce these consumption, it isrequired to optimize the foundation. READ MORE