Essays about: "historic environments"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words historic environments.

  1. 1. Vårdprogram och underhållsplan för den historiska trädgården vid soldattorpet Rensmyran

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Marita Bergström; [2020]
    Keywords : soldattorp; vårdprogram; underhållsplan; historisk trädgård; kulturmiljö;

    Abstract : Soldattorpet Rensmyran med anor från sent 1600-tal är beläget på landsbygden sydväst om Uppsala. Torpet Rensmyran drivs som fritidsjordbruk med en liten uppfödning av hästrasen Gotlandsruss. På hag- och åkermark förekommer bete. READ MORE

  2. 2. Artificial Intelligence for Warehouse Picking Optimization - An NP-Hard Problem

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Louis Janse van Rensburg; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This master thesis work demonstrates an approach to processing warehouse management system log-dump datasets and architectural CAD floor maps for graphical network representation of large warehouse environments. This representation enables use of stochastic search and linear programming algorithms (Simulated Annealing and Concorde TSP Solver) for the purpose of warehouse pick-run routing optimization (a case of the NP-Hard Travelling Salesperson Problem). READ MORE

  3. 3. The Oil Cisterns of Loudden : Beyond Branding-A Socially Sustainable City

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för fysisk planering

    Author : Ronald Carter; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability;

    Abstract : What place do historic environments and structures have in cities after their original uses have ceased to have relevance in contemporary urban life? And how does these relate to sustainable city planning, in particular social sustainability? Using the cisterns at the former oil harbour of Loudden, in Stockholm, Sweden as a case study, the purpose of this report is to investigate adaptive reuse strategies and idealogies of the industrial heritage in contemporary cities. These topics are analysed in relation to the prevailing neoliberal planning objectives of branding, economic growth and development and place-making. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tillgänglighetsanpassad naturlek med historisk inspiration : en gestaltning av Uppåkra arkeologiska centers utemiljö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Ellen Bergqvist; Lisa Hjern; [2018]
    Keywords : lekmiljö; naturlek; utomhuslek; tillgänglighet; funktionsvariation; Vendeltid; Uppåkra; gestaltning;

    Abstract : Detta arbete belyser utomhuslekens betydelse för barns utveckling. Arbetet omfattar även hur en god lekmiljö utomhus kan byggas upp i ett gestaltningsförslag tillgängligt för barn med funktionsvariation. Utifrån detta undersöks även olika möjligheter till att kombinera en historisk plats med naturlek. READ MORE

  5. 5. Embodiment and the Boundaries Between Us in Virtual Reality - A critical analysis of inclusivity in social virtual reality environments

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Claudia Maneka Maharaj; [2017]
    Keywords : Virtual Reality; Social structures; Inclusivity; Diversity; Gender; Race; Ethnicity; Culture; Phenomenology; Agential Realism; Design; Technology; Discourse; Embodiment; Bodies; Social environments;

    Abstract : Virtual Reality (VR) is considered the next major communication tool and its potential has been described as “a ubiquitous force and as pervasive and transformative as the internet was in the 90s or the smartphone was in the 2000s” (Somasegar, 2016). Social spaces in VR (SocialVR) are at the forefront of developing new possibilities in communication that could offer greater connection and understanding between people around the world. READ MORE