Essays about: "lotus"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the word lotus.

  1. 1. The Lily of the Nile : A work on the ritualistic use of an ancient flower of immortality

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Centrum för forskning om religion och samhälle (CRS)

    Author : Christie Gutierrez Haddad; [2021]
    Keywords : Ancient Egypt; water lily; entheogen; medicine; content analysis; immortality; lotus;

    Abstract : In pharaonic times, religion, magic and medicine had little distinction between each other due to the commonly held belief that all parts of life were influenced and even controlled by divinity and the supernatural. To navigate life easier, and in true Egyptian fashion, a large corpus of text was composed of magic, medicine and religion. READ MORE

  2. 2. Measuring water current speed and direction of a Long Term Underwater Sensor (LoTUS) using tilt and roll compensation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Marcus Lindkvist; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Climate change brings upon melting of the Arctic ice and rising sea levels, which can be further understood by the collection of data underneath the Arctic ice caps. A Long Term Underwater Sensor (LoTUS) has therefore been proposed to be deployed under the ice caps for collection of water current speed and direction, along with temperature readings. READ MORE

  3. 3. Water Current Measurements using Oceanographic Bottom LanderLoTUS?

    University essay from KTH/Marina system

    Author : Maria Kjelldorff; [2019]
    Keywords : Ocean current velocity; Temperature; Long term; Eulerian; Bottom lander; Sensing;

    Abstract : oTUS is a Long Term Underwater Sensing, bottom landing, node for observations of ocean water temperatures. LoTUS measures temperature (moored to the seafloor) according to a spec-ified time schedule until, at the end of the mission, it surfaces to transmit the collected data to on shore recipients using an Iridium link. READ MORE

  4. 4. Use the force? - An analysis of the effect of the TPN on the Legality of Nuclear Weapons

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Sofia Björk; [2018]
    Keywords : public international law; nuclear weapons; Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In its Advisory Opinion on the Legality of Nuclear Weapons the ICJ was unable to conclude definitely the legality or illegality of nuclear weapons in international law. Since then the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons have been signed, with the aim of establishing a total prohibition on nuclear weapons. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rethinking the Lotus Principle: New Perspectives on the Kosovo Advisory Opinion

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Teresa O'Neill; [2017]
    Keywords : international law; the Lotus principle; self-determination; human rights; legal theory; Kosovo; declaration of independence; folkrätt; mänskliga rättigheter; självständighet; självständighetsdeklaration; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Following Kosovo’s issuance of a unilateral declaration of independence in 2008, the UN General Assembly requested the International Court of Justice to pronounce itself on the accordance with international law of the declaration of independence. The Court’s answer to that request was that the declaration of independence was not in violation of international law. READ MORE