Essays about: "long-term stability"

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  1. 1. Carbon Stability of Biochar : Methods for assessment and indication

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Helena Söderqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Biochar; Stability; MRT; Carbon sink; Carbon stability; Negative emissions technology NET ;

    Abstract : Biochar can reduce the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere and is acknowledged as one feasible technology for negative carbon emissions. The stability of carbon in biochar is of major importance for the carbon sequestration value. A method for confident estimation of the stability is needed to make efficient priorities for the climate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Winning without scoring on the field - How management accounting shapes the modern elite football club

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Falk Wahlström; Marcus Åvall; [2019]
    Keywords : Management accounting; Sports; Institutional logics; Professionalisation; Foucault;

    Abstract : Following an increasing commercialisation of sports in general and football in particular, modern sports organisations may need to challenge their current business model. Through a qualitative study of a Swedish elite football club, the aim of this paper has been to distinguish the roles of management accounting when reframing a sports organisation with a strong culture. READ MORE

  3. 3. Energy Access for the Most Vulnerable Groups : A Study on the Long-Term Effects of Energy Access in a Refugee Camp Context with Inclusion of the Host Community

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Marie Stjernquist Desatnik; [2019]
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    Abstract : The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development outlines 17 goals to end poverty and ensure the right to development for everyone. Previous research has found that 2/3 of the goals partly depend their success upon whether SDG 7 Ensure access to sustainable, affordable and modern energy for all is achieved or not. READ MORE

  4. 4. 'Nobody wants to get into the jungle' : Explaining strategy based on restrained offensive operations and peacekeeping effectiveness.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Francisco Magliano; [2018]
    Keywords : MONUSCO; offensive operations; peacekeeping operations; Democratic Republic of Congo;

    Abstract : No study has so far documented the characteristics of a military strategy based on offensive operations and whether they influence the security situation in the areas in which they are launched. Yet, it seems extremely important to study because there is a growing trend in Peacekeeping Operations of becoming more robust in the use of force by applying this kind of military strategy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Balance assessment in children with cerebral palsy; methods for measuring postural stability

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Michaela Sjödin; [2018]
    Keywords : Center of mass; center of pressure; postural stability; bilateral spastic cerebral pares; balance; quiet standing.;

    Abstract : The most common way to measure postural stability is to examine the displacement of the center of pressure (CoP). But some scientists claim that the center of mass (CoM) is what really indicates the sway of the whole body, since the body is a multi-joint system. READ MORE