Essays about: "incident"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 242 essays containing the word incident.

  1. 1. EVALUATION OF RADIATION DOSES USING CONE BEAM COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY IN ENDOVASCULAR AORTIC REPAIR AND SCOLIOSIS PROCEDURES

    University essay from

    Author : Louise Strandberg; [2021-04-06]
    Keywords : Medical physics; Cone beam CT; CT; EVAR; scoliosis; radiation dose; effective dose;

    Abstract : Purpose: The study includes the two areas, vascular surgery and orthopedics, and focuses on endovascular aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR) and scoliosis procedures. EVAR procedures contribute to a high radiation dose to the patient and for scoliosis procedures, it is often young girls that are undergoing surgery. READ MORE

  2. 2. Device Resonance Response in a Wave Energy Converter : Investigation of Surge Resonance in a Heaving Point Absorber

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Elektricitetslära

    Author : Lykke Östbom; [2021]
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    Abstract : Wave power possesses vast potential to become a considerable energy contributor. The main challenge for wave power to become competitive on the energy market is to minimize the delivered energy cost simultaneously as designing a wave energy converter (WEC) strong enough to survive extreme sea conditions. READ MORE

  3. 3. FMCW mmWave Radar for Detection of Pulse, Breathing and Fall within Home Care

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Axel Trange; [2021]
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    Abstract : Countless of elderly people fall and get hurt within their homes, worldwide, every year, and as they can not always reach out for help themselves, they end up helplessly waiting for someone to notice what has occurred. Throughout this work, it is investigated if remote sensing of the mmWave FMCW radar IWR6843AOPEVM can be adopted to detect the incident of falls, and also detect the vital signs of the human subject. READ MORE

  4. 4. Canonical Representation of sidescan sonar images for robotics application

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Hongsheng Chang; [2021]
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    Abstract : Sidescan sonar (SSS) is crucial in underwater investigation as it is cheaper and provide wider detection range. Sidescan sonars are typically mounted on Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) or vessels. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rotation of man-made floating islands : Evaluation of different design approaches to allow rotational movement in anchoring of a sustainable island

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Mathias Petersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability; rotation; complex anchoring; anchoring floating objects; man-made island;

    Abstract : Abstract   Background The sea levels have risen about 10 cm since 1993 and will continue to rise due to global warming along with the expected increase in population. The rise will decrease the available landmass for settlements and raw material production. READ MORE