Essays about: "increasing productivity"

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  1. 1. Robot Condition Monitoring and Production Simulation

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Martin Karlsson; Fredrik Hörnqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : Robot Condition Monitoring Production Simulation SKF ABB IRB 6600 Vibration;

    Abstract : The automated industry is in a growing phase and the human tasks is increasingly replaced by robots and other automation solutions. The increasing industry entails that the automations must be reliable and condition monitoring plays an important role in achieving that ambition. READ MORE

  2. 2. Vegetation responses to summer- and winter warming : flower power in the Alaskan tussock tundra?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Maja Wressel; [2018]
    Keywords : Arctic vegetation; snow depth; warming; vertical root distribution; tundra;

    Abstract : Plants have an important role in the tundra carbon (C) cycle by storing C in primary production and thus potentially counteract the C released from thawing permafrost. Tundra vegetation is limited by nitrogen (N), which is predicted to increase with rising temperatures and increased snow depth. READ MORE

  3. 3. UAVs for railway infrastructure operations and maintenance activities

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.); KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : MADELEINE SHEIKH; ALEXANDER ÖRTENGREN; [2018]
    Keywords : : UAV; UAS; Drone; Railway; Maintenance; Infrastructure; Operations; Remote inspection; Research; Autonomous; Rotor; Fixed-wing; UAV; UAS; Drönare; Järnväg; Underhåll; Infrastruktur; Drift; Fjärrinspektion; Autonom; Rotor; Fixed-wing.;

    Abstract : The railway infrastructure needs to be safe, reliable and efficient in order to meet the growing demand of sustainable transportation methods. One of the main problems the railway industry faces today is that a higher traffic load increases the need for maintenance, at the same time as it reduces the availability of gaps in the timetables to perform maintenance activities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluation of acoustic, visual and thermal comfort perception of students in the Educational Building at KTH Campus : A study case in a university building in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Installations- och energisystem

    Author : Sofia Kristina Kritikou; [2018]
    Keywords : Thermal comfort; Acoustic comfort; Visual comfort; Sustainability; Energy systems; Productivity; Indoor air quality ; Termisk komfort; Akustisk komfort; Visuell komfort; Hållbarhet; Energisystem; Produktivitet; Inomhusluftkvalitet;

    Abstract : In recent years the focus and application of sustainability in buildings has risen. Both for environmental and human well-being reasons. The quality of the indoor environment affects the well-being, productivity and work performance, but it can also affect the occupants negatively, like increasing risks of different diseases and health issues. READ MORE

  5. 5. Motivational factors and Leadership preferences of the Millennial generation : Unlocking the potential of our future leaders

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Clara Ines Lopez; Emma Grubbström; [2018]
    Keywords : Millennials; Transformational Leadership; Transactional Leadership; Career Anchors; knowledge workers; motivation; leadership; future leaders;

    Abstract : A lot of effort is put into diversity by organizations today, but the diversity question mainly focuses on gender, ethnicity, cultural and beliefs (Robertson, et al., (2017), while one of the most daunting diversity challenges has been proven to be diversity between generations, which often goes overlooked and unaddressed. READ MORE