Essays about: "importance of literature review"

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  1. 21. FACTORS INFLUENCING THE MAINTENANCE OF OFFSHORE WIND TURBINE FOUNDATIONS: A SURVEY BASED ON EXPERT OPINION

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Philipp Köhler; [2020]
    Keywords : Offshore; Wind; O M; Foundation; Maintenance; Inspection;

    Abstract : The wind industry is growing rapidly and especially in Europe, offshore wind power has become a serious business with approximately 22 GW installed in 2019. However, for the industry to become even more competitive, costs must be reduced. Especially the Operation and Maintenance (O&M) costs present a challenge to developers and operators. READ MORE

  2. 22. Soilless Cultivation of Edible Plants for Phytoremediation

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi

    Author : Ola Haddad; [2020]
    Keywords : agriculture; aquaponics; Baltic sea; environment; eutrophication; food security; hydroponics; internal nutrients concentration; phytoremediation; sustainable development goals; sustainable management approaches;

    Abstract : Food security and eutrophication are two issues proven to have severe impacts on both humanity and the environment. This study suggests improving the local food security by utilizing phosphorus and nitrogen, available in severe eutrophic small lakes, in local food production, thus turning eutrophication from a problem into a resource. READ MORE

  3. 23. Public school catering's role in the transition towards a sustainable food system : opportunities of serving more legumes and less meat

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Linnea Stolt; [2020]
    Keywords : agroecology; public catering; school meals; dietary choice; legumes; public procurement; education;

    Abstract : Public catering can have a considerable environmental and educational impact. A scenario of more legume and less meat consumption in Sweden was in the present study used as a tool to explore the possibilities of Swedish public school meals to become more sustainable. READ MORE

  4. 24. Ekologisk kompensation - återbetalning till naturen : en studie av omvärlden och förslag på tillämpning för Uppsalas nya stadsdelar

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

    Author : Felix Havermark; [2020]
    Keywords : ekologisk kompensation; samhällsplanering; samhällsbyggnad; naturvärden; skadelindringshierarkin; balanseringsprincipen; grön infrastruktur; exploatering; hållbarhet;

    Abstract : Ekologisk kompensation är en metod för att gottgöra skadan som uppstår på naturen vid exploatering. Den baseras på skadelindringshierarkin som handlar om att i första hand undvika att skada naturen och sedan att begränsa skadan, därefter restaurera den natur som blivit skadad och i sista hand kompensera. READ MORE

  5. 25. Missing Data - A Gentle Introduction

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Vilgot Österlund; [2020]
    Keywords : Missing data; Small samples; Multiple imputation; Maximum likelihood; Listwise deletion; Missing at random; Missing completely at random; Linear regression; Logistic regression.;

    Abstract : This thesis provides an introduction to methods for handling missing data. A thorough review of earlier methods and the development of the field of missing data is provided. The thesis present the methods suggested in today’s literature, multiple imputation and maximum likelihood estimation. READ MORE