Essays about: "importance of Dams"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 20 essays containing the words importance of Dams.

  1. 11. Safety Analysis of Longtan High Dam Considering the Construction Process

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Henrik Hy; Viktor Hällqvist; [2016]
    Keywords : Longtan Dam; Gravity Dam; Stress distribution; Strain distribution; Distribution of Yield areas;

    Abstract : To manage China’s growing demands of electricity, more and larger dams could be a part of the solution. It is important to evaluate and perform safety analysis for existing dams, in order to improve our understanding and knowledge about future dams. READ MORE

  2. 12. Influence of Fluid Structure Interaction on a Concrete Dam during Seismic Excitation : -Parametric analyses of an Arch Dam-Reservoir-Foundation system

    University essay from KTH/Betongbyggnad

    Author : Rikard Hellgren; [2014]
    Keywords : seismic; fluid-structure interaction; arch dam; concrete; finite element analysis; jordbävning; fluid-struktur interaction; valvdamm; betong; finit element analys;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate how Fluid-Structure interaction is included in numerical earthquake analyses of dams. The base for this project is theme A from the 12th international benchmark workshop on numerical analysis of dams, which was held in October 2013. READ MORE

  3. 13. Sustainable Development in China’s Decision Making on Large Dams: A case study of the Nu River Basin

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Huiyi Chen; [2013]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; large dams; Nu River; Resettlement; Biodiversity; Seismicity;

    Abstract : China’s consumption of electricity is increasing with its economic development. Although the main supply of electricity power is still coal, the government has recognized the importance of renewable energy and energy transition. READ MORE

  4. 14. Water harvesting in Erbil Governorate, Kurdistan region, Iraq : detection of suitable sites using geographic information system and remote sensing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Hasan Hameed; [2013]
    Keywords : multi criteria evaluation; geographic information system; remote sensing; analytic hierarchy process; macro catchment rainwater harvesting; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The drought effects on Iraq, and specifically on the Kurdistan region, is on the rise due to the climate change. Management of the water resources has become necessary to solve this problem. READ MORE

  5. 15. Milk yield and composition in Swedish landrace goats (Capra hircus) kept together with their kids in two different systems

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Madeleine Högberg; [2011]
    Keywords : goats; milk yield; milk composition; casein; rearing systems; kids;

    Abstract : Swedish goats are mainly held for cheese production and therefore, both milk quality and composition are of great importance for dairymen. Today, only few data exists on milk composition from Swedish dairy goats and the casein content is still unknown. READ MORE